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Temple Gold Pavilion

by Yukio Mishima

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Published by Perigee Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7471772M
ISBN 100399504885
ISBN 109780399504884

A fictionalized version of these events is at the center of Yukio Mishima 's book The Temple of the Golden Pavilion. The present pavilion structure dates from , when it was rebuilt. The pavilion is three stories high, meters (40 feet) in ation: Zen, Rinzai sect, Shōkoku-ji school.   Kinkakuji (金閣寺, Golden Pavilion) is a Zen temple in northern Kyoto whose top two floors are completely covered in gold leaf. Formally known as Rokuonji, the temple was the retirement villa of the shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, and according to his will it became a Zen temple of the Rinzai sect after his death in

  The temple of the golden pavilion by Mishima, Yukio, Publication date Topics Young men, Buddhist temples, Arson, Psychological fiction Publisher New York, Knopf Collection Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Unknown on April 6, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion Yukio Mishima, Ivan Morris, Nancy Wilson Ross, Fumi Komatsu Because of the boyhood trauma of seeing his mother make love to another man in the presence of his dying father, Mizoguchi becomes a hopeless stutterer.

The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima Mizoguchi has been mentally troubled since he witnessed his mother's infidelity in the presence of his dying father. Mizoguchi feels utterly abandoned and alone until he becomes a pdest at Kinka-kuji, a famous Buddhist temple in Kyoto. Yukio Mishima was born in Tokyo, Japan, in One of Japan’s most acclaimed and well-known authors of the 20th century, his works include The Sailor who Fell from Grace with the Sea, The Sound of Waves, and the Sea of Fertility tetralogy (Spring Snow, Runaway Horses, The Temple of Dawn, and The Decay of the Angel).He died in From the Hardcover edition.3/5(17).


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Mishima is an author who uses complicated sentence structure, plus he is in translation here/5(29). The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima tells the story of a man named Mizoguchi as he reflects back upon his middle school years, when, after committing an irrevocably bad deed, attempts to understand his motives in retrospect.

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The Golden Pavilion (Kinkakuji, 金閣寺) in Kyoto, Japan is a world-renowned temple named (and famous) for its pure gold leaf finishing. In this post we’ll cover some of the pros and cons of visiting the Golden Pavilion, share some photos from our experience there, and offer random thoughts and history on the pavilion.

Yukio Mishima's novel Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a fictitious work written within a few years of this tragic event that describes a young boy's obsession with the pavilion. Golden Pavilion. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion The day before, when I had been sweeping, I had hurt my finger with a bamboo whisk from my broom and even this minute wound had been sufficient to make me uneasy.

I recalled the poet whose death had resulted from pricking his finger with a rose thorn. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion While I watched this impressive incense ceremony, I wondered whether, when the time came for me to attend the succession ceremony at the Golden Temple, I would announce the name of the Superior as custom demanded.

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The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a book that stayed with me since I first read it, and in particular certain lines by Mizoguchi and Kashiwagi, two of the principal characters, are often so perfect in describing the events of life that I am again filled with admiration for Mishima's incredible philospohical and literary by: : The Temple of the Golden Pavilion () by Yukio Mishima and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(K).

The Temple of the Golden Pavilion It could not be said, I thought, that Kashiwagi himself was free of intoxication. I had long since realized that in any form of knowledge, however gloomy, there lurked the intoxication of knowledge itself. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion At a short distance from the main building was a small house, where the owner of the inn evidently lived with his family.

I could hear the .The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, novel by Mishima Yukio, first published in Japanese as Kinkakuji in The novel is considered one of the author’s masterpieces. A fictionalized account of the actual torching of a Kyōto temple by a disturbed Buddhist acolyte inthe novel reflects Mishima’s preoccupations with beauty and death.

The narrator, Mizoguchi, a young Zen acolyte, is.The son of a poor rural priest becomes an acolyte at the Temple of the Golden Pavilion. Mizoguchi had built up an image of ideal beauty in his mind based on this Golden Pavilion; this ideal image causes him to feel disappointed in any supposed form of beauty, even the actual physical Golden Pavilion.

He comes under the influence of Kashiwagi, a fellow student with a very bitter view of life.3/5(12).