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With the rising number of tourists visiting Bali every year there is a growing desire by travellers to know more about the country they are visiting. The first of two volumes, this book offers a collection of essays on the seen (sekala) and the unseen (niskala) elements of Bali's cultural life. The essays cover a wide range of topics from Hindu mythology and trance healing to cremations and seaweed farming. This volume concentrates on religion, ritual and art. The second volume expores society, tradition and craft.
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Fred Eiseman's 28 years of experiences in Bali and his love of Balinese culture prompted him to write this book.
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Book Description Periplus Editions (HK), Limited, Singapore, Singapore, 1989. Soft Cover. Condition: New. Not Indicated. Brand new book, still sealed in publisher's shrink wrap. n Bali, what you see—sekala—is a colorful world of ceremony, ritual, dance, and drama. What you don't see—niskala—is the doctrine underlying the pageants, the code underlying the rites, and the magic underlying the dance. Bali: Sekala & Niskala explores both tangibles and intangibles in the realm of Balinese religion, ritual and performing arts. Seller Inventory # 045421
Book Description Periplus Editions, 1996. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0945971036
Book Description Periplus Editions. Condition: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Seller Inventory # 0945971036
Book Description Periplus Editions, 1996. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110945971036