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personally experienced this demoniacal or seducing power of music when
The completion of my demoniacal design became an insatiable passion.
This word is now used by all and sundry, to everything and anything, to justify th eir personal deviations and demoniacal frenzy.
With origins in the medieval period, the disease was associated with the idea of premium or punishment to mother or son, and even understood as demoniacal possession.
But the problem is how to take Bipasha's image of the demoniacal diva beyond Raaz 3?
The berserkr was closely associated with madness because he had the ferocity of an animal, could work himself up into a state of frenzy, and seemed to be demoniacal. In Snorri Storluson's 1225 text Ynglingasaga, the berserkr is also associated with Wotan or Odin ("frenzy"), the Germanic god of warriors and death, the master of rage (Herr der Wut and Wutenden [McCone 103]), who in turn is associated closely with wolves, especially Fenrir, the mighty mythical wolf who devours Odin at Ragnarok, when the world ends (Orchard 122-25).
As Kristeva observes with regards to Biblical concern with demoniacal force, "what is the demoniacal-an inescapable, repulsive, and yet nurtured abomination?
Givat Arye residents did not steal into Arab villages in the darkness of night to sow death and destruction in demoniacal fury.
His ability to seduce is not to be found in tricks or in false promises, but in his "big, black eyes" This is a neo-Platonic tradition, taken up again by Cunqueiro, which in the Renaissance acquired a more sensual orientation and that merged with the Christian tradition of the seducing power of the devil's eyes (such a demoniacal characteristic has also been traditionally attributed to Don Juan as an explanation of his power to fascinate).
Tertio, altered states of consciousness also matter; they range from the very common states of dream, absent-mindedness, hypnotism, nausea, automatism, hysteria, degeneration, genius, drunkenness and other intoxications, to less frequent "pathologies" such as neurosis, hallucinations, multiple personality, schizophrenic delusions, demoniacal possession, witchcraft, and religious visions.
That which he could not understand through the familiar he reduced to demoniacal, inferior, or just simply marginalized it.
To some he is viewed as a charming and gentle figure; to others he is a demoniacal figure - "the face of evil" - and he was even accused of molesting children whilst living in Egypt.