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Author Conover, Sarah, author.

Title Katha sagar, ocean of stories : Hindu wisdom for every age / by Sarah Conover with Abhi Janamanchi ; illustrations by Shanthi Chandrasekar.

Publication Info. Boston : Skinner House Books, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 294.5432 CON    AVAILABLE
Description x, 150 pages : color illustrations ; 19 x 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The pauranika -- The miracle of the Banyan tree -- Brahma and Vishnu -- The egg of the universe -- The dhoti -- Heaven and Hell -- Yudhishthira's wisdom -- Lord Kamadeva, god of love -- The barking dog -- Shankara and the outcaste -- The birth of Ganesha -- The wise girl -- Chaitra and Maitra -- Indra and the ants -- The wise minister -- the story of Goddess Durga -- Ganesha and the mango -- Churning the ocean of milk -- The well digger -- Krishna and the serpent Kaliya -- Maya -- God is in everything.
Summary A captivating collection full of the sights and sounds of India, with stories selected from Hindu epics and folk tales. Lavishly illustrated in brilliant colors. A resources section provides background information on Hinduism.
Subject Hindu stories.
Hindu legends.
Hindu mythology.
Hindu legends. (OCoLC)fst01729912
Hindu mythology. (OCoLC)fst01729920
Hindu stories. (OCoLC)fst01738011
Added Author Janamanchi, Abhi, author.
ISBN 9781558967762 (paperback;) (alk. paper)

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