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age of Kali

William Dalrymple

age of Kali

Indian travels & encounters

by William Dalrymple

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dalrymple, William -- Journeys -- India.,
  • India -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Dalrymple.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 385p. ;
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22568880M
    ISBN 100002555107

    Title: The Age Of Kali Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X 0 in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X 0 in Published: J Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS Language: English. In Sri Lanka, Pakistan and India itself, William Dalrymple searches for evidence of Kali Yug, the Hindu 'age of darkness.' Venturing to places rarely visited by foreigners, he travels deep into guerilla territory with the Tamil Tigers, visits Benazir Bhutto and meets the drug lords of .

    The Age of Kali is a series of mythic fantasy novels by international bestselling novelist Falguni Kothari. The first book of the series, Soul Warrior, introduces readers to a fictional law-governed Cosmos made up of heavenly, demonic and human realms and its protagonist, Lord Karna, the legendary guardian of the Human Realm, who is coerced into training six godlings into demon /5(7).   The Age of Kali is thought-provoking book written by William Dalrymple. This book deals with the idea of 'Kali Yug' or 'kal Yug' during a time of political and social turmoil. This book shows readers the apparent forces that are driving India today. In this book, the author expresses his fears that India as a nation is falling into a cycle of /5(10).

    Read Book Review: The Age of Kali by William Dalrymple The reason I am reminiscing is because as an Indian whose life has been inherently influenced by these two epics in myriad ways often unknown to the spiritual mind, it is increasingly difficult for me to do proper justice to a book whose story has seeped through centuries of civilization. The prophecy is, this COVID19, will disappear mysteriously & come back w/a vengeance, in 10 years - seems to correlate w/Kali Yuga ending & Age of Aquarius entering. 2) Re: the science of how distance & rotation, how the age went from Satya Yuga - eventually to Kali Yuga.


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The book is about the age of Kali - destruction, corruption and general dismay. This is the India I wish I'd read this book before I went age of Kali book India. There's great insights into the inevitable mysticism, weirdness, horror and whatever else happens when you visit this country.4/5.

The Age of Kali is far from uncritical, but as Dalrymple says, "it is a work of love". Again and again he summons perfectly modulated prose - comic, tragic, ironic by turns - to evoke his passion.' - Katherine Frank, Literary ReviewCited by: 4.

Here, Krishna says that after 5, years of Kali Yuga there will be a dawn of a new Golden Age which will last years (T 59). This can be immediately understood in the context of the Yuga Cycle timeline described here. We are now ending the Kali Yuga, nearly 5, years since its beginning in : Bibhu Dev Misra.

The Age of Kali is a dark, disturbing book that takes the pulse of a continent facing some tough questions. --Jerry Brotton, From Library Journal. Lately, books on India by British writers have proliferated, but the accounts by Darymple (From the Holy Mountain; City of Dijnns) are incontestably some of the best.

In Indian /5(44). Some of the most fascinating sections of the book are Dalrymple's interviews with Imran Khan and Benazir Bhutto in Pakistan, which read like nonfiction companion pieces to Salman Rushdie's bitterly satirical Shame.

The Age of Kali is a dark, disturbing book that takes the pulse of a continent facing some tough questions. --Jerry Brotton, Amazon 4/5(K). The Age of Kali is the second book of William Dalrymple, that I have read and that too in the span of a few weeks. While City of Djinns was a book focused on the history and culture of Delhi, The Age of Kali not only covers several parts of India, which William travels through during 10 years he spends in subcontinent, but also that of Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Réunion (an island in.

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As one reads the book, one is increasingly convinced about the presence of the demon Kali in this age. Even for those of us living in the Indian sub-continent and claiming to “know all” about the evil around us, a lot of things in this book are news. He writes that he wrote the book in the "year of the Kali Age" at the age of As it was the th year of the Kali Age when he was 23 years old, and given that Aryabhata was born in CE, the beginning of the Kali Yuga would come to ( - ( + 23) + 1 (As only one year elapses between 1 BCE and 1 CE)) = BCE.

About The Age of Kali. From the author of The Last Mughal and Nine Lives: the classic stories he gathered during the ten years he spent journeying across the Indian subcontinent, from Sri Lanka and southern India to the North West Frontier of he searched for evidence of Kali Yug, the “age of darkness” predicted by an ancient Hindu cosmology in a final epoch of strife.

The Age of Kali is a dark, disturbing book which takes the pulse of a continent facing some tough questions. --Jerry Brotton. Review ‘Dalrymple is probably the best travel writer of his generation’ Daily Mail ‘The future of travel writing lies in the hands of gifted authors like Dalrymple’ Sara Wheeler, Independent/5(97).

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His book "THE AGE OF KALI" is a collection of essays written during his many travels over the years through India. Don't be deceived by the title, although Dalrymple talks about the ancient Goddess Kali, this book is not about her; it is in fact about the transition that India is going through, "the age of Kali" a time when change takes place Cited by: 4.

Kali Yuga (In Sanskrit: कलियुग), literally (the age of 'Kali') is the last Yug of the four Yug. There are four division (or ‘duration of time' or 'Yug') the universe goes through as part of a 'cycle of yugas' (which is also known as 'Chaturyuga'.

The Age of Kali - eBook () by William Dalrymple. "This is much more than a travelogue; it is a chronicle of a love affairFormat: Ebook.

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In Sri Lanka, Pakistan and India itself, William Dalrymple searches for evidence of Kali Yug, the Hindu 'age of darkness.' Venturing to places rarely visited by foreigners, he travels deep into guerilla territory with the Tamil Tigers, visits Benazir Bhutto and meets the drug lords of the North West Frontier.

He unveils a regions where the strengths and problems of both modernity and 4/5(6). Quote from the book “Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy” by Georg Feuerstein: Regarding the Kali Yuga– “In fact according to the Hindu computations, we are only in the opening phase of this dark world age, which is believed to have a total span ofyears.

I enjoyed the book. The author’s writing style is very vivid. It seems as if you’re in the place of the author, and experiencing what the author experienced. I especially loved the chapter on Meenakshi temple and the one on Chottanikara.

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