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serpent and the rope

Raja Rao

serpent and the rope

by Raja Rao

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Published by Oriental Paperbacks in Delhi .
Written in English


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StatementRaja Rao.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.R3 S47 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination406 p.
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18449190M

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Reflecting the flavor and wholeness of the traditional Indian way of life, where fact and fable, philosophy and the matter-of-fact blend into one, this semi-autobiographical novel can be called timeless, just as India herself seems timeless and other-worldly by virtue of her unchanging rituals/5.

” Rao’s second novel, The Serpent and the Rope (), is an autobiographical account of the narrator, a young intellectual Brahman, and his wife seeking spiritual truth in India, France, and England. The novel takes Rao’s first marriage and its disintegration as its subject. The Serpent and the Rope is an autobiographical-style novel by Raja Rao, first published in and the recipient of the Sahitya Akademi Award in The book explores themes of reality, existence, and self-realization.

Throughout the novel, protagonist Ramaswamy’s thought process develops in line with Vedantic philosophy. Between the Serpent and the Rope Paperback – January 1, by Rao Mukunda (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings.

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The Serpent and the Rope has so many tangled ideas, framed like a Chinese box, a box within a box, within a box that it becomes difficult to even present a summary of Raja Rao's palace of thought. 'The Serpent and the Rope' was published by Overlook Publisher and this is a masterpiece unfolding the natural truth of life in a extra-ordinary way.

The Serpent and the Rope is an amazing book and Raja Rao's scholarly writing puts me in his awe. He quotes from Sankara (Dakshninamurthy astakam, Kashi Panchakam, Kalabhairava astakam, Annapurna astakam, Manisha panchakam, Nirvana satakam) Bhavabhuthi's Uttararama Charita, Kalidasa's Raghuvamsam, French sources and others.

The answer given is: just as a rope can be mistaken for a snake, Brahman is mistaken for the universe.

This book argues that this metaphor is a good start but only a start in explaining the doctrines of Advaita Vedanta. The Serpent and the Rope can be described an epic as it has many characteristic features of it. It represents the quest for reality, breaking various kinds of myths from one continent to another.

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The Serpent and the Rope (), a semi-autobiographical novel recounting a search for spiritual truth in Europe and India, established him as one of the finest Indian prose stylists and won him the Sahitya Akademi Award in Alma mater: Osmania University, University of.

'Lyrical, fluid, colloquial'The New York TimesRama, a young scholar, meets Madeleine at a university in France. Though they seem to be made for each other, both alike in temperament and character, at times they are divided, a huge gulf separating them.

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He passed away in at Austin, Texas, at the age of The Serpent and the Rope is out and out autobiographical. Raja Rao projects his own plights and predicaments through Rama Ramaswamy alias Rama is the narrator –cum protagonist of the novel The Serpent and the Rope.

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