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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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              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 Aug 20

              Eight beautifully illustrated traditional stories that immerse the reader in the ancient culture of India as well as impart important life lessons - Shares classic tales from India, including stories drawn from the Mahabharata, the Ramayana, and the Puranas, translated by the aut...hors - Illustrated throughout with glowing full-color paintings in traditional Indian style prepared according to the traditional Hindu canon With this full-color illustrated collection of classic tales from India, you will learn about the playful, loyal, strong, loving, and wise gods, goddesses, and heroes of India. You will discover how the deity Ganesh, the remover of obstacles, got his elephant head, how the goddess Parvati won the heart of the great god Shiva, and how the goddess Ganga came to Earth from Heaven in the form of the holy Ganges River. You will discover how Krishna's childhood as superhero and mischievous boy prepared him to fulfill his destiny as an avatar of the god Vishnu. In two tales drawn from the Ramayana, you will learn about prince Ram and his victory over the ten-headed demon king Ravana and how the monkey-god Hanuman moved a medicine mountain to save Ram's brother. In two stories from the famous epic the Mahabharata, you will discover how Karna became the greatest archer in the world to help good triumph over evil and how Arjuna compassionately fought his own cousins to bring peace to the kingdom of Hastinapur. The glowing illustrations, executed in transparent watercolors and tempera paints, are done in a centuries-old method traditional to India. Richly detailed, they bring to life the colorful cast of characters--humans, gods, and demons alike--and allow the reader to become immersed in the mystical world of ancient India.
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              ISBN 9781591433866
              Released AU 1 Aug 2020
              Publisher Inner Traditions Bear and Comp
              Interest Age Children
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