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              Books by Vatsala Sperling

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              Classic Tales from India: How Ganesh Got His Elephant Head and Other Stories
               

              Classic Tales from India: How Ganesh Got His Elephant Head and Other Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Johari, Harish; Illustrated by Weltevrede, Pieter; Weltevrede, Nona; Johari, Sandeep

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              • Pub Date
                1 Nov 20

              Seven beautifully illustrated traditional stories that immerse the reader in the ancient culture of India as well as impart important life lessons --

              ISBN 9781591433866
              Released AU 1 Nov 2020
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 5-11 years
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              Hanumans Journey to the Medicine Mountain

              Hanumans Journey to the Medicine Mountain (Hardback, New title)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Illustrated by Johari, Sandeep

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              Born on Earth to be a helper for Ram, the hero of the epic Ramayana, Hanuman, the magical monkey, can leap higher than the sun and move faster than the wind. This beautifully illustrated retelling of Hanuman's story makes accessible to Western children and their parents one of th...e most playful and beloved characters of the Hindu tradition.
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              ISBN 9781591430636
              Released AU 26 Oct 2006
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Arjuna: The Gentle Warrior
               

              Arjuna: The Gentle Warrior (Hardback)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Illustrated by Weltevrede, Nona; Weltevrede, Pieter

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              A children's story featuring Arjuna, a compassionate warrior who must choose between abstaining from battle or fulfilling his destiny to end the war

              ISBN 9781591432036
              Released AU 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Magical Adventures of Krishna: How a Mischief Maker Saved the World
                

              The Magical Adventures of Krishna: How a Mischief Maker Saved the World (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Illustrated by Weltevrede, Pieter

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              Tales of Krishna--part superhero, part mischievous boy--have delighted and instructed Indian children for centuries. Illustrated in a centuries-old method, this book brings to life one of India's most beloved characters.

              ISBN 9781591431107
              Released AU 1 Dec 2009
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              How Parvati Won the Heart of Shiva: Classic Indian Stories for Children
               

              How Parvati Won the Heart of Shiva: Classic Indian Stories for Children (Hardback, New title)

              By Johari, Harish; Sperling, Ehud; Illustrated by Weltevrede, Pieter

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              Sage, Narada, advises her to invoke Shiva's name - Om Namah Shivaya - over and over again as a mantra. So in the heat of the sun, in the driving rain and up to her neck in snow, Pervati sits and repeats her beloved's name until the focussed power of her intent opens his heart and... persuades him to ask for her hand in marriage. Ages 6-9.
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              ISBN 9781591430421
              Released AU 18 Nov 2004
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 4-11 years
              Series Classic Indian Stories for Children
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              Ganga: The River That Flows from Heaven to Earth

              Ganga: The River That Flows from Heaven to Earth (Hardback)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Illustrated by Johari, Harish; Weltevrede, Pieter

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              Ganga tells how the Hindu goddess Ganga came to Earth as the Ganges River, a river sacred to Hindus. Illustrated with full-color paintings in the traditional Indian style, Ganga introduces children to one of the most beloved characters in Hindu mythology. For children ages 6-9.

              ISBN 9781591430896
              Released AU 21 Nov 2008
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              RAM the Demon Slayer: Classic Indian Stories for Children
               

              RAM the Demon Slayer: Classic Indian Stories for Children (Hardback, New title)

              By Sperling, Vatsala; Illustrated by Weltervrede, Pieter

              • RRP: $25.42
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              An illustrated version of the classic Hindu epic the Ramayana. In this book readers follow Ram from his conception and birth through his training with sages and first successful demon battles to his marriage to the beautiful princess Sita and his final triumphant victory over the... demon king.
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              ISBN 9781591430575
              Released AU 4 Jan 2006
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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              Karna: The Greatest Archer in the World
                

              Karna: The Greatest Archer in the World (Hardback)

              By Sperling, Vatsala

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              When Princess Kunti is 12 years old she tries reciting a secret mantra for inviting the gods into her life. She gets more than she bargained for when the Sun swoops down out of the sky in a golden chariot and presents her with a baby. This book introduces Karna, who grapples with... issues of right and wrong, truth and lies, loyalty and abandonment.
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              ISBN 9781591430735
              Released AU 9 Oct 2007
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age 6-9 years
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