Maitreyi [Mircea Eliade] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Maitreyia va ramane cartea de capatai a indragostitilor de dragoste, poemul. Download fisierul PDF pentru a citii cartea “Maitreyi” – cartea “lui” Download PDF pentru “Dragostea nu moare – Na Hanyate” – cartea “ei” – ca. Maitreyi Devi’s response. Mircea Eliade. Image Credit: Cartea de la ora. Deeply hurt and wounded, she determined to give a fitting reply and.

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Dec 15, Vlad rated it it was amazing. Return to Book Page.

Adi Shankara, a scholar of the influential Advaita Vedanta school of Hindu philosophywrote in his Brihadaranyakopanishad bhashya that the purpose of the Maitreyi-Yajnavalkya dialogue in chapter 2. She gives herself to her lover, in spite of or in part because of the forbidden character of their relationship. Of immortality, however, there is no hope through wealth. View all 18 comments. Alain is torn between his life as a privileged white man in India and his intrigue for this other exotic life.

From the Upanishads to Kant.

Maitreyi was crying all the time, but all the time and Allen was so cocky and such a coward. O frumoasa poveste despre contrasturi si o anumita iesire din sine prin adoptarea unei culturi total diferite si printr-o relationare neobisnuita si poate ca incredibil de instinctuala.

I didn’t get bored, but that still doesn’t qualify the story with much merit. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Maitreyi by Mircea Eliade

This lack of feelings was really sad and disappointing. Inthe Sen couple travelled all the way to the Mitreyi. I loved the way Eliade knew to reveal things in such way to make us feel the same way he felt.


It is not just an interesting love story between a European and an Indian girl, but also an opportunity to think about philosophy, communicating across cultures and the clash that sometimes replaces dialogue. Feb 01, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: He banishes Eliade and forbids him from ever seeing her again. But at first sight, between him and Maitreyi there is a kind of coupe de foudre.

I actually think that this book is one of very few that I’m really glad that it is included in the scholarly program, because, to be honest, the other books and authors are really lame. That is the story. Maitreyi soon after settled down in her domestic life. A story about a forbidden love, but with no feelings. But that is not to say that he was mediocre. I was well and truly in the jungle, no longer a social being with perfect self-control.

He’s like every teenager out there, imagining “What would people think if I threw myself in the Gange? Salty About Rajma Chawal: As the book was in French, she managed to get hold of a translation and was appalled by what she read. Meditation would be just one. We must consider though that in the past and on different latitudes that age was good enough to marry.

Maitreyi says she wished she was white, for in India, girls with lighter skin are preferred. As vrea ca eseurile de 3 pagini pe care le scriem despre Eliade, marele scriitor romanesc, sa fie despre un roman care invata cititorii cum sa nu fie cand merg in India ca niste albi privilegiati.

Though slightly flummoxed, she brushed the matter aside. Maitreyi, who is also mentioned in a number of Puranas”is regarded as one of the most learned and virtuous women of ancient India” [33] and symbolizes intellectual women in India. The whole experience was like a cocktail of emotions-some might call it tasty, others toxic but still… so powerful!

According to theological author and editor Robert Van De Weyer, this asserts that all love is a reflection of one’s own soul: The book is an interesting look into the interracial relationships that can be further complicated by race, colonial attitudes, religion, and societal expectations.


Feb 10, Teo rated it it was ok Shelves: He became so smitten with her that he was ready to convert to Hinduism. There were some things I liked but I can’t remember them because I’m too furious. It is enough to make stones weep. Yeah, yeah, great insight into ‘s India and all but you don’t really have to read a novel if you want to know those things.

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As I see it, she opens her soul to him and he calls her primitive instead of listening. The most interesting part was the one where the author delves into philosophy, religion and the Oriental fascination which produced a lot of fake literature, but brought to the West so many, enlightening ideas and practices.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Toate trei ocupa un loc special in sufletul meu. Romanian-born historian of religion, fiction writer, philosopher, professor at the University of Chicago, and one of the pre-eminent interpreters of world religion in this century. Tagore comforted her by writing heart-warming letters — advising her to bear adversities with stoic calm. I’m sorry I’m so categorical and I’m sorry if you think I’m wrong.

View all 17 comments. Besides bringing up her two children, she devoted herself to writing books and memoirs. Which is why it might seem shocking to learn that, as a student, he almost failed three subjects in one year. It does not mean “one who speaks like God”.