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Kathmandu Lessons of darkness

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Title:Kathmandu Lessons of darkness

ISBN:9788857526676

Author:Martino Nicolletti

Editor:None

Publisher:Mimesis International

Publish Year:2015

Edition:First Edition

Cover:Paper Back

Subject:Anthropology/ Sociology | Nepali Travelogue | Nepali Culture and Customs

Language:English

Remarks:Black & White Photographs and Index.

Pages:183

Size:140 x 210 mm

Weight(gms):505

Price:USD 14.40

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  • his unique work offers the reader a poetic depictionof the abyssal Himalayan city of Kathmandu: the mythical sword-shaped sacredcity of divine origin set among the shining mountains of the Himalayas; the open-air mandala studded by golden-roofedtemples; the cradle and melting pot of millenary civilisation and spiritualtradition; the mesmerising destination for generations of flower children and"dharma bums"; Asia's present-day dirty, derelict and broken mirror...Kathmandu.
     A visionary katabasis, this book, enriched by a wideselection of artistic B&W photos, leads the reader through the mazes ofthis remote location, simultaneously a real venue, a sacred land and aninviolate recess of the soul: sharp shadows and piercing shouts mingle with burstsof overwhelming light and tremendous beauty.

    Martino Nicolletti

    He has been a specialist in the ethnography of the Himalayas and history of religions of Southern Asia.
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