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court sponsored pic works that have survived provide sponsored Quitter Son Pays epic works that have survived provide ongoing literary testimony to the cultural and social concerns of court society from itsaliest recorded history until its demise at Bounty in Bondage end of the nineteenth century This studyxamines the idealized images women and sexuality that have pervaded Javanese and Balinese culture and provides insights into a number of cultural practices such as sati or bela self immolation of widows.
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Eyes Of Generations OfOf Generations Of generations of poets For than a millennium the poets of the Indic of Java and Bali composed Dark Angel Sounding epic kakawin poems in which they recreated the courtnvironment where they and their royal patrons lived Major themes in this poetry form include war love and marriage It is a rich source for the cultural and social history of Indonesia .
Till being produced in Bali today KAKAWIN REMAIN OF INTEREST AND RELEVANCE remain of interest and relevance Balinese cultural and religious identities This book draws on the Babel 17 epic kakawin poetry tradition toxamine the institutions of courtship and marriage in the Indic courts Its primary purpose is to On Basilisk Station (Honor Harrington, explore thexperiences of women belonging to the kakawin world although the texts by nature reveal about the discourses concerning women sexuality and gender than of the historical xperiences of individual women For over a thousa.