Symbolism, The Sacred, And The Arts by Mircea EliadeSymbolism, The Sacred, And The Arts by Mircea Eliade

Symbolism, The Sacred, And The Arts

byMircea EliadeEditorDiane Apostolos-Cappadona

Paperback | April 1, 1992

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This major work is distinguished by an intensity of inspiration and an overwhelming sense of personal vision. In his lifelong quest to understand the presence of the Sacred throughout human history, Eliade has been fascinated by two central themes: Creation and Time.
Born in Bucharest, Rumania, Mircea Eliade studied at the University of Bucharest and, from 1928 to 1932, at the University of Calcutta with Surendranath Dasgupta. After taking his doctorate in 1933 with a dissertation on yoga, he taught at the University of Bucharest and, after the war, at the Sorbonne in Paris. From 1957, Eliade was a...
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Title:Symbolism, The Sacred, And The ArtsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 9.01 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:April 1, 1992Publisher:Bloomsbury

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ISBN - 10:0826406181

ISBN - 13:9780826406187

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Major work is distinguished by an intensity of inspiration and an overwhelming sense of personal vision. This merging of inspiration and vision permits the creation of a classic oeuvre whose creator is deemed to be a 'master of his craft, ' or perhaps better, 'a seminal mind.' Such is the work of the historian of religious, Mirceas Eliade. In his lifelong quest to understand the presence of the Sacred throughout human history, Eliade has been fascinated by two central themes: Creation and Time.