Sensual Religion - Religion and the Five Senses - Graham Harvey

Sensual Religion - Religion and the Five Senses - Graham Harvey

1. A Pleasing Odour for Yahweh: The Smell of Sacrifices on Mount Gerizim and in the Hebrew Bible

Sensual Religion - Religion and the Five Senses - Graham Harvey

Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme [+-]
University of Copenhagen
Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme is Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible at the University of Copenhagen.

Description

Smell was an important factor in delineating sacred space in the ancient world and the sense of smell was crucial in meetings between the human and the divine (involving the “pleasing odour” of sacrifices and incense). This chapter traces the importance of smell, using the Yahweh temple on Mount Gerizim and the Hebrew Bible as case-studies.

Notify A Colleague

Citation

Gudme, Anne Katrine. 1. A Pleasing Odour for Yahweh: The Smell of Sacrifices on Mount Gerizim and in the Hebrew Bible. Sensual Religion - Religion and the Five Senses. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 19-36 Sep 2018. ISBN 9781781794159. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=34238. Date accessed: 09 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.34238. Sep 2018

Dublin Core Metadata