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Austerities poems by Charles Simic

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Simic.
LC ClassificationsPS3569.I4725 A95 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. ;
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3484791M
ISBN 100807610437, 0807610445
LC Control Number82004289

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Tapas is a variety of austere spiritual practices in Indian religions. In Jainism, it means asceticism (austerities, body mortification); in Buddhism, it denotes spiritual practices including meditation and self-discipline; and in the different traditions within Hinduism it means a spectrum of practices ranging from asceticism, inner cleansing to self-discipline. Poems record the author's observations on a wide range of subjects, including the natural world, city life, and his personal experiences4/5(1). From the A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabupada / Bhaktivedanta Book Trust (BBT) translation. This Srimad-Bhagavatam is the literary incarnation of God, and it is compiled by Srila Vyasadeva, the incarnation of God. It is meant for the ultimate good of all people, and it is . Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. AUSTERITIES: POEMS By Charles Simic *Excellent Condition*.