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Sacrifice and Bliss: Power of Myth 4 (Joseph Campbell and Power of Myth #4)
Campbell discusses the role of sacrifice in myth, which symbolizes the necessity for rebirth. He also talks about the significance of sacrifice--in particular, a mother's sacrifice for her child, and the sacrifice to the relationship in marriage--and stresses the need for every one of us to find our sacred place in the midst of today's fast-paced, technological world.
audio cassette, 60 pages
Published November 1st 1992 by HighBridge Audio
(first published July 1st 1990)
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The myth is the song. sacrefice is the personal giving of the person for the ideal, the return of the life for life. because life of the old is what has to die for the life of the new. bliss is following your passion, what brings light into a person and when you actually follow your bliss you will find the doors open that were not there before.
Joseph John Campbell was an American mythology professor, writer, and orator best known for his work in the fields of comparative mythology and comparative religion.More about Joseph Campbell...
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