The Monkey Grammarian
Written while Paz was the Mexican ambassador to India, this dazzling mind-journey to the temple city of Galta becomes the occasion for the celebratel Mexican poet and philosopher to explore the eternally intriguing question: is language, the concept of grammar, God-given or did man invent it on his own with powers borrowed from the divine realm?
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Considering that I'm a fan of mind stories, or puzzle stories, I may be able to read about this adventure to the lost temple city of Gatta. I may find this story interesting.
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18th century aerial roots afternoon amid appears arch balconies balustrade banyan tree beneath bhang body of Splendor breasts breath bright calligraphy century color courtyard cow dung dark disappear dissipates dust empty Eusebio Rojas everything eyes feet fire fixity flames flowers foliage Galta photograph garbage Gateway gaze green ground grove of trees Hanuman hazelnut huge illuminati images inside intertwined language laugh laughter leap leaves light little by little looking meaning metaphor momentary monkeys motionless mountain movement naked nayika never paint path to Galta perception petrification photograph by Eusebio phrase plant Prajapati Rajasthan Ramayana Ravana reading reality Reconciliation repetitions Richard Dadd rocks ruins sadhu sensations shadows shadows projected side signs sound space spiral stagnant water stains stairway stone terrace thicket things tion traces transparent turn Valmiki vanishes vegeta vibrations vision vulva walking wall wind word writing