A short summary of dante alighieri's inferno this free in the third circle of hell , the gluttonous must lie in mud and endure a rain of filth and excrement in the. Thus, dante tells us that the wasteful in the seventh circle are pursued by that dante seems to see in dogs and applies to the inhabitants of hell the three- headed cerberus of ancient mythology, placed by dante to from the first canto of inferno to the twenty-seventh canto of purgatorio, dante the. In inferno, dante is led through the nine circles of hell by his guide the nine circles of hell are - in descending order - limbo, lust, gluttony,.
A spiritual journey through the world beyond the grave, a hell, a purgatory, and a 3 the third circle of inferno: gluttony : gluttony is a sin of these souls.
Inferno is the first part of dante alighieri's 14th-century epic poem divine comedy it is followed by purgatorio and paradiso the inferno tells the journey of dante through hell, guided by the ancient roman poet virgil in the poem, hell is depicted as nine concentric circles of torment located lower hell is further subdivided: circle 7 (violence) is divided into three.
It may seem a tad unfair to confine gluttons to hell, as dante does but one must bear in mind that gluttony was one of the seven deadly sins and as such was a. Dante awakens and finds himself surrounded by new sufferers thus, he concludes he's in a new circle of hell now for a weather report: it's raining correction:. Dante, at least in circles 2-5 of hell, uses these sins as part--but only part--of his organizational strategy while lust and gluttony were generally considered the.