Thursday, October 28, 2004

Tiny Indonesia Homonids

Crowds and Power by Elias Canetti copyright 1960 translated from the German by Carol Stewart "There is Nothing that man fears more than the touch of the unknown."

"Islam Exhibits all the unmistakable traits of a religion of war, but it has, nevertheless, branched out into a religion of lament more concentrated and more extreme than any to be found elsewhere: the faith of the Shiites. This is the official religion of Iran and Yemen, and is strongly represented in India and Iraq." (Extracted from the section of the above book entitled The Pack and Religion.)

What is the nature of a curse?
to be continued....


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