Katha Sagar, Ocean of Stories

Hindu Wisdom for Every Age

$19.95

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Imprint: Skinner House Books
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Book Details

Pages

160 Pages

Size

9 x 7.5

Format

Trade Paperback

Pub. Date

12/01/2016

ISBN

978-1-55896-776-2

Publisher

Skinner House Books

Authors

  • Author Sarah Conover

    Sarah Conover is the co-author of Ayat Jamilah: Beautiful Signs: A Treasury of Islamic Wisdom for Children and Parents (Skinner House Books) and other books on world faith traditions.

  • Illustrated by Shanthi Chandrasekar

A captivating collection full of the sights and sounds of India, this a book of stories from Ancient Hindu epics, myths, and folk traditions.

Thousands of years in their telling and retelling, these stories invite readers of all ages to explore one of the world’s most ancient and varied religious traditions. Vivid dramas featuring gods, goddesses, kinds, sages, and fools have been selected from Ancient Hindu epics, myths, and fold traditions across India.

The stories themselves convey key values such as honesty, generosity, devotion, and justice and also introduce readers to unique religious and cultural observances. Included a vibrant color illustrations and a resources section provides background information on Hinduism.

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