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The myth of the eternal return

Mircea Eliade

The myth of the eternal return

by Mircea Eliade

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology.

  • Edition Notes

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    StatementMircea Eliade ; translated from the French by Willard R. Trask
    SeriesBollingen series -- 46
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD701 .E3813 1954
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21100993M
    LC Control Number54-11744

    Making reference to an astonishing number of cultures and drawing on scholarship published in no less than half a dozen European languages, Eliade's The Myth of the Eternal Return makes both. So remedies are created to coincide with historical measurement, as in Nietzsche's Eternal Return,although cyclic in nature is not the Eternal Return of the Archaic man who regenerations a new beginning, but rather that of the Greek Heraclitus and Pythagorean thoughts, are the cyclic meanings needed to live a life of measured time and history Reviews:

    Making reference to an astonishing number of cultures and drawing on scholarship published in no less than half a dozen European languages, Eliade's The Myth of the Eternal Return makes both intelligible and compelling the religious expressions and activities of a wide variety of archaic and "primitive" religious cultures. While acknowledging Brand: Princeton University Press. Full text of "Cosmos and History (the myth of eternal return)" See other formats.

    This is the earliest and most important of Eliade's book on comparative religions (in his opinion). He traces through the many scripts and dogmas of the world's official and unofficial (i.e., primitive) religions the myth of the eternal return. The Myth of the Eternal Return: Or, Cosmos and History Mircea Eliade, Willard R. Trask. It is always a joy to read a great man's greatest book- and the author himself considered this to be the most significant of all his works. He would expand the central concepts elsewhere, but it .


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Making reference to an astonishing number of cultures and drawing on scholarship published in no less than half a dozen European languages, Eliade's The Myth of the Eternal Return makes both intelligible and compelling the religious expressions and activities of a wide variety of archaic and "primitive" religious cultures.

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In his book, The Myth of the Eternal Return, Mircea Eliade explores the origin stories that make up the fabric of pashupatinathtempletrust.comtanding the unique impressions of various cultures enriches our contemporary imagination. Especially interesting to Eliade are transcendent creation myths that we experience in the form of personal and cultural memories.

Free download or read online The Myth of the Eternal Return or Cosmos and History pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Mircea Eliade.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is /5. inasTheMythoftheEternal Return (LeMythe dereternel retour). This hassometimes given rise to misunderstandings. Foronething, thearchaic ideology ofritual repetition, which wasthecentral subject ofmy study, doesnotalways imply the"myth oftheeternal return.

"Andthen too,suchatitle could leadthereader tosuppose thatthebookwasprincipally. Nov 01,  · If the reader is interested in myth, the philosophy of history, phenomenology, ethnology, and theology, or even just the idea of transhistorical ideas or meaning in life, Eliade is a must read.

"The Myth of the Eternal Return" is a good starting point for Eliade, followed by "The Sacred and The Profane."5/5(4). Eternal return (also known as eternal recurrence) is a theory that the universe and all existence and energy has been recurring, and will continue to recur, in a self-similar form an infinite number of times across infinite time or space.

One notable exception is found in the work of Friedrich Nietzsche (–), a 19th-century German thinker who was known for his unconventional approach to philosophy.

One of Nietzsche's most famous ideas is that of eternal recurrence, which appears in the penultimate section of his book. Read the full-text online edition of The Myth of the Eternal Return ().

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No cover image. The Myth of the Eternal Return Myth; Table of contents. Oct 13,  · Cosmos and History: The Myth of the Eternal Return Book Review: Cosmos and History: The Myth of the Eternal Return by Mircea Eliade.

translated from the French by Willaird R. Trask (Harper Torchbooks ) Eliade sees the myth of Indra slaying the serpent Vritra as him conquering chaos by beheading the serpent. This is a symbolic. The "eternal return" is an idea for interpreting religious behavior proposed by the historian Mircea Eliade; it is a belief expressed through behavior (sometimes implicitly, but often explicitly) that one is able to become contemporary with or return to the "mythical age"—the time when the events described in one's myths pashupatinathtempletrust.com should be distinguished from the philosophical concept of.

It is a cyclical eternal return uncontaminated by time. The Greeks had a myth of eternal return. IN FOOTNOTE: The greeks considered what changed to be inferior degrees of reality.

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