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Four ages of man

Jay Macpherson

Four ages of man

the classical myths

by Jay Macpherson

  • 204 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Greek.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jay Macpherson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.M24 Fo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5867170M
    LC Control Number62051813
    OCLC/WorldCa9261638


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Men need not labor long hours for. There are a total of four yugas—Satya Yuga, Treta Yuga, Dvapara Yuga, and Kali Yuga—each having 1/4 th less duration and dharma than the previous, with a proportion of (Satya most, Kali least).

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