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Jatilan By Peter Riedt
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Jatilan is the horse trance dance of Java. It involves male dancers with hobby horses. The dancers ride their horses in a warlike fashion and may carry weapons. The dance is controlled by a shaman... More > and accompanied by hypnotic music and sometimes masked comedians. After a short time of dance movements the dancers become possessed by spirits. They enter a trance and collapse. The friends of the dancers restrain the dancer and the shaman performs an exorcism on them after which they are removed from the performance area to recover. Jatilan is popular in the villages of Java and is watched by men, women and children of all ages from toddlers to seniors. Indonesia is a Moslem country but in the villages both the spirit and spirits of animism are alive.< Less
The Art of Peter Riedt By Peter Riedt
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My friend Condorcetta encouraged me to paint saying 'any two lines are art'.
Images of Vietnam 2 By Peter Riedt
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The country of Vietnam suffered many perils in recent times but its people remained resilient and did not loose their natural friendliness. The country has many scenic attractions and the people live... More > a simple life. Their life style is egalitarian with houses of the rich next to the houses of the poor and after death all religions share the same places of eternal rest.< Less
Images of Vietnam 1 By Peter Riedt
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The country of Vietnam suffered many perils in recent times but its people remained resilient and did not loose their natural friendliness. The country has many scenic attractions and the people live... More > a simple life. Their life style is egalitarian with houses of the rich next to the houses of the poor and after death all religions share the same places of eternal rest.< Less
Ancient Dances of SE Asia Volume 1 By Peter Riedt
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South East Asia has spawned many cultures and within these there has been a large amount of effort in every category of art; painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature and dancing ever... More > since the people of this area organised themselves into societies. The arts have always been subject to religious influences and notably to animism, Hinduism and Buddhism. The latter two were brought into the region by spice traders from India. They created kingdoms whose wealth underpinned a desire to move beyond concerns about everyday life. This book is mainly about dance as an expression on the one hand of beauty and on the other of the conflict of good and evil.< Less
Wardarnji By Peter Riedt
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Let the beauty of the oldest songs, dances and language in the world transport you to another place, as fires burn long into the evening and people come together to celebrate Indigenous Australian... More > culture. The past will not prevent the future to be a bright one of togetherness and mutual understanding.< Less
My Memories, Part 1 By Peter Riedt
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This book is about the biographical notes of Peter Riedt in two parts. Part 1 (1936 to 1997) tells of the author's background, his childhood in WW2 in Germany, his travel by motorbike to Australia... More > and his life in Australia. Part 2 (1998 to 2014) narrates some of his travels in Europe and to Asia and his attempts, finally successful, to find a wife for a third marriage.< Less
Ancient Dances of SE Asia Volume 2 By Peter Riedt
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South East Asia has spawned many cultures and within these there has been a large amount of effort in every category of art; painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature and dancing ever... More > since the people of this area organised themselves into societies. The arts have always been subject to religious influences and notably to animism, Hinduism and Buddhism. The latter two were brought into the region by spice traders from India. They created kingdoms whose wealth underpinned a desire to move beyond concerns about everyday life. This book is mainly about dance as an expression on the one hand of beauty and on the other of the conflict of good and evil.< Less
Pinyin Dictionary Voume 1 By Peter Riedt
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The tonal Chinese Mandarin language uses single or multiple logograms composed of 420 syllables and 1396 syllable/tone combinations. The logograms have been transliterated into a system using Roman... More > letters called Hanyu Pinyin. The 42609 words in the Pinyin Dictionaries are displayed as Pinyin syllables including their tone numbers and an English translation or explanation. Each Pinyin syllable/tone combination has its tone shown by tone numbers. The ton can also be shown by tone marks. Volume 1 is sorted by the Pinyin words and Volume 2 is sorted by the English words. The source of the words in the dictionaries is the CC-Cedict dictionary.< Less
The Shakespeare Word Frequencies By Peter Riedt
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The 43 texts from 'The complete Shakespeare Moby(tm)' edition are analyzed as to the word frequency for all the poems and each of the comedies, histories and tragedies. Shakespeare's literary output... More > consists of 940224 words of which 27588 words are unique. A glossary of Elizabethan words and the words Shakespeare created is included.< Less

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