As in: “To hear the unembodied call of a place, that numinous voice, one has to wait for it to speak through the harmony of its features-the soughing of the wind across it, its upward reach against a clear night sky, its fragrance after a rain.”
Lopez, B. H., & Gwartney, D. (2010). Introduction. In Home ground: Language for an American landscape (p.xviii). Retrieved from http://site.ebrary.com/lib/emmanuel/docDetail.action?docID=10492532&p00=numinous
- Explore definitions at the library’s E-Ready Reference Resources site using the Dictionaries listed on Research Guide: Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, etc.
- Explore Music and the Numinous by Richard Elfyn Jones [E-Book].
- View numinous art at Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology at Brown University.
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