CHAT: Re : Tricksters (was Re: _Kantjil_: CHAT: Vexillology and games (was: Re: Fl...
|Date:||Thursday, June 22, 2000, 6:12|
Dans un courrier daté du 21/06/00 23:28:17 , zHANg a écrit :
> In a message dated 2000/06/21 07:25:53 PM, Romilly wrote:
> >Si Kantjil (modern Kancil) is a trickster figure.
> I have - for a longtime - felt a strong kinship to Trickster figures,
> esp'ly Sun Wu K'ung, Chinese Trickstergod, a.k.a. "Monkey", Sage Equal to
> Heaven, Tripmaster Monkey, Col. Sun, etc..
> So much so that I feel like I am co-inhabited by Sun Wu K'ung.
is it the monkey of the monkey festival in hong kong?
funny that: si kancil actually manages to deceive the monkey by
stealing fruit from him (but i can't remember how).