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Title: Ritual purification of a Balinese Temple. Original edition.
Description: Amstedam, Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij, 1961. Original printed and coloured limp glossy wrappers, dustjacket. 81pp. Many black/white illustrations with captions on 8 plates, illustrating ritual utensils and vessels, illustrations on 9 other plates (pp. 41-50) with captions, tootnotes, index which includes a glossary of terms and expressions indonesian-english, concise pub. list of titles in-print inside lower outer wrapper, acknowledgement and a general introduction. [Verhandelingen KNAW, Nieuwe Serie Deel LXVIII]. Ritual purification constitutes a predominant element in Balinese religious concepts..(cf. introduction). An excellnt and very detailed monograph on subject-matter, still of great value. Good copy. Scarce. (original dustjacked chafed at extremities, especially to head of spine).

Keywords: bali rites rituals purification purify temple religion ceremony culture heritage hinduism monograph concepts indonesia southeast asia divination

Price: EUR 125.00 = appr. US$ 135.86 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 48155