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Paulo Coelho

Elva minuter


Författare: Paulo Coelho
Översättare: Örjan Sjögren
Originaltitel: -
Genre: Utländsk skönlitteratur
ISBN: 9789170283260
Recensionsdatum: 2011-12-05
Bindning: Pocket

”För att kunna skriva om sexualitetens heliga dimension var jag tvungen att förstå hur den hade blivit så vanhelgad.”
–Paulo Coelho

"Världens största bästsäljare 2003."

Publishing Trends

Nr 1 på topplistorna i 32 länder!

Elva minuter bygger på en sann historia och berättar om Maria, en ung och vacker kvinna från en bergsby i Brasilien. Hennes första möte med kärleken slutar olyckligt och hon övertygar sig själv om att hon aldrig vill älska någon igen. Ödet för henne till Genève, där hon drömmer om rikedom och berömmelse, men slutar som prostituerad.

Med sin enkla bakgrund och lilla livserfarenhet har Maria inte mycket att sätta emot i detta hårda möte med verkligheten. Hon drivs ständigt längre bort från drömmen om kärlek och tillbringar tiden med att försöka utröna vad hennes kunder tänker och känner. Det visar sig att de flesta är ensamma och saknar se - med någon de älskar. En dag dyker konstnären Ralf upp och deras möte blir en vändpunkt för dem båda.

En gripande roman om kärlekens och sexualitetens väsen som ett instrument att förstå och utforska sig själv, som en fantastisk väg till ett sensuellt, känslomässigt och andligt uppvaknande.

Paulo Coelho har de senaste tio åren etablerat sig som ett av den litterära världens riktigt stor namn. Hans roman Alkemisten har översats till 56 olika språk och är utgiven i 156 olika länder och har sålt över 30 miljoner exemplar. I Sverige har hans böcker inom loppet av ett och ett halvt år sålt över 250 000 exemplar. År 2003 sammanställde Publishing Trends bästsäljarlistor från hela världen och utsåg Elva minuter till världens mest sålda roman det året.

"Hans böcker har gjort ett livsavgörande intryck på miljoner människor."

The Times

"Bland alla de Latinamerikanska författarna är det bara brasilianske Garbriel Garcia Marquez som är mer läst än Paulo Coelho."

The Economist

"Paulo Coelho har funnit hemligheten bakom den litterära alkemin."

Kenzaburö Öe, Nobelpristagare

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Leila 2013-08-26 Rapportera
I rather agree with Jessica's cnomemt, which she posted yesterday.I too have a great deal of difficulty conceiving of the Devil or Satan as a cohesive entity, apart from and wholly independent of God. If the world we live in is composed of light and shadow, then this light and shadow must be a characteristic inherent in its Creator as well. In other words, if God is perfect (i.e. all good and no bad ) and God created everything in existence, then wherefrom did evil somehow seep into this creation? No, I can't swallow the dualistic view of a world divided right down the middle: good on one side, evil on the other, at least not in any oppositionary sense. I don't believe that all creation is a battle between good and evil, God and Satan, with all human beings somehow stuck in the middle. There is indeed good and evil there are choices to be made but Satan is not an external entity acting upon us, bidding us and forever tempting us to do his will. Rather, the Devil is an impulse, one that resides within every human heart. And, as Jessica says, I think fear has a lot to do with it. When we react in fear, rather than act out of love (or, in the case of our dreams and goals, when we freeze in fear rather than move forward in desire), then we are falling under sway of that devilish impulse. In this case, when both impulses arise from within us and sit upon the shoulder of our sword-arm, so to speak, then me must strive, above all, not to react in haste to whatever we perceive before us. We must not, in anger or in vengeance, draw our sword first and cut down the enemy. Rather, we must act, in simplicity and oneness of intent, from the light which resides in the depth of our heart. We must move forward, in love, seeing with ever fresh eyes the scene unfolding before us, taking each passing moment as it comes, as though it were our very first and our very last upon this earth. Then will the angelic impulse win out.Love & Light!Savita [url=]mnesvazwbf[/url] [link=]govoqln[/link]

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  • 2018-12-14 14:43:53 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Anyone who has lost something they thought was theirs forever finally comes to realise that nothing really belongs to them #11Minutes

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    Perdoe quem te atacou. Mas revide assim que recuperar as forças .

  • 2018-12-14 03:42:10 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Love is like Twitter: Follow. Unfollow. Block.

  • 2018-12-14 03:37:37 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    É um dos meus grandes prazeres. A pessoa volta para ofender de novo e leva uma facada no coração. Você é muito tol…

  • 2018-12-13 19:40:14 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Ask yourself if what you are doing today is getting you closer to what you want to do tomorrow (Mata Hari in “The Spy” , 2016)

  • 2018-12-13 19:34:01 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    RT @Babelio: @paulocoelho a new french review of L'espionne on Babelio : "Quelle histoire... les mots me manquent... L'histoire se déroule…

  • 2018-12-12 20:15:23 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Life ALWAYS shows what we need to know. The problem is that most of the times we don't want to know what we need

  • 2018-12-11 20:04:40 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    The old proverb: "walls have ears" The new proverb: "ears have walls"

  • 2018-12-11 16:55:28 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Claro que não. Como diz um velho provérbio: “ se você não quer fazer algo, qualquer desculpa serve “

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  • 2018-12-11 15:06:25 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    The opposite of love is not hate, it is indifference, total absence of emotions. If you still hate someone, it mea…

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  • 2018-12-10 17:35:30 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    RT @wannartcom: Paulo Coelho’nun “Simyacı” kitabından altı çizilesi alıntılar.

  • 2018-12-10 11:34:07 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    There is nothing noble in being a “victim of the circumstances”. You are here to shine and to express your love. If…

  • 2018-12-10 10:49:33 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    If someone hits you, hit back . Forgive, but hit back Don’t even think that to accept offenses is a manifestation…

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  • 2018-12-09 17:44:12 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Follow your dreams; you may not make money, but will never be poor Follow other people's dreams; you can make mo…

  • 2018-12-09 01:55:22 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    RT @fusheng_: Melhor livro que li esse ano: "Veronika decide morrer" do Paulo Coelho. Muito bom pra ler quando se está com sentimentos sui…

  • 2018-12-08 17:25:41 Paulo Coelho ☮️
    Walking in a bookstore today AND >>