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The sacred and the profane

The sacred and the profane

The Message From a Planet Beyond The Stars

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Published by New Ethnicities Unit, University of East London in Barking & Dagenham, UK, Bloomington, Indiana, USA, .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landlord and tenant -- England -- Barking (London),
  • Essenes.,
  • Race discrimination -- England -- Barking (London),
  • Barking (London, England) -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Barking (London, England) -- Race relations.

  • About the Edition

    The date, December the 13th. The year, 1973. It was Winter in France, and the Great Dry Season in the African country of Cameroon. On that day, two space vessels appeared in Earth’s sky. The occupants of one of the space-crafts were good, fair, true and decent. The ones in the other one were brazen, deceitful, liars and vulgar.

    On that day two meetings took place. As one of the two groups of visitors was meeting a teenage old girl in Cameroon, the others were meeting a young man in France. Both had amazing stories to tell… Two stories … Similar in appearance, yet different… Find out what those Sacred and Profane visitors had to say …

    Edition Notes

    StatementDesiree Ntolo with an introduction by Phil Cohen.
    ContributionsUniversity of East London. New Ethnicities Unit.
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback; Hardcover
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16513245M

    Get this from a library! The sacred and the profane: the nature of religion. [Mircea Eliade] -- Famed historian of religion Mircea Eliade observes that even moderns who proclaim themselves residents of a completely profane world are still unconsciously nourished by the memory of the sacred. Between the sacred and the profane. Certainly, this little book is free of the 'fetish of interiority', ascribed here to Protestant social order, without which autobiography is a perverse.

    A highly original and scholarly work on spirituality by noted historian Mircea Eliade In The Sacred and the Profane, Mircea Eliade observes that while contemporary people believe their world is entirely profane, or secular, they still at times find themselves connected unconsciously to the memory of something 's this premise that both drives Eliade's exhaustive exploration of the. The Sacred and the Profane is a classic work of scholarship that provides strong evidence in support of a Christian worldview. Mircea Eliade’s study of the history of religions builds on and strengthens Rudolph Otto’s The Idea of the Holy, in which Otto argues that religious experience is .

    This is one of my favorite books. Renowned anthropologist and historian of religion Mircea Eliade attempts to describe how religious people experience the sacred. He also gives a fascinating explanation of primitive religions. The popular image of the religion of primitive peoples is pretty unflattering: they worship rocks, animals, and whatnot; their rituals are just attempts to extract 4/5(3). SACRED AND THE PROFANE THE NATURE OF RELIGION by Mircea Eliade Translated from the French by Willard R. Trask A Harvest Book Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. New York.


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The Sacred and the Profane: the Nature of Religion Mircea Eliade A highly original and scholarly work on spirituality by noted historian Mircea Eliade In The Sacred and the Profane, Mircea Eliade observes that while contemporary people believe their world is entirely profane, or secular, they still at times find themselves connected.

This little book, written by a French historian of religious, purports to describe and explain the basis of a ""sacralized cosmos"" as opposed to the ""decralized cosmos"" in which most of modern western man lives.

It portrays the modalities of the sacred and the situation of a man in a world charged with religious values"". Reducing the argument, M. Eliade concludes that every act of arch man. The Sacred and the Profane serves as an excellent introduction to the history of religion, but its perspective also encompasses philosophical anthropology, phenomenology, and psychology.

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SACRED SPACE Eliade claims that, whereas for non-religious man the spatial aspect of the world is basically experienced as uniformly neutral, for religious man it was experienced as non-homogeneous, partly sacred and partly not so.

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The movement goes back to a hundred years, in the course of which different at¬tempts have been made to revive the tradition of forest monks dedicated to the solitary life, to putting Buddhist pre¬cepts into practice, and to re-forming the sangha.