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These local traditions are expressed in dance, drama, song and folk art. They
underscore and add ▻ Theatre and dance, such as this Dance of Krishna, are
the media through which Indian myths and beliefs are retold. strength to the
To dance with them he mystically divided himself into many to be with each one
simultaneously. Later, when Krishna grew up, he left Radha and her friends and
went to the city to become a king. Some of them died from broken hearts.
Part of the Wenebojo cycle was told in the course of the Medicine Dance ritual.
Other stories were supposed to be told only in winter. Some said that one could
not tell stories unless the frog and snake were in the ground because they were ...
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
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