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4 edition of Tales from India. found in the catalog.

Tales from India.

Asha Upadhyay

Tales from India.

by Asha Upadhyay

  • 377 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- India.

    • About the Edition

      Ten stories from the Panchatantra, a collection of folk tales written in Sanskrit around 200 B.C.

      Edition Notes

      Stories from the Panchatantra.

      Other titlesFables of Bidpai. English.
      StatementRetold by Asha Upadhyay. Illustrated by Nickzad Nodjoumi.
      ContributionsNojoomi, Nikzad, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.U6 Tal
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 56 p.
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5221138M
      ISBN 100394821661
      LC Control Number75146651
      OCLC/WorldCa137112

      Get this from a library! Tales from India. [J E B Gray; Rosamund Fowler] -- "Beautifully told retellings of classic stories from India. Full of richness and warmth, these tales of tender love, great heroism, acts of sacrifice, foolishness and friendship come vividly to life.   Trickster tales are always a big hit with my 4 year old. Very Hungry Lion.   The pages of this book are made from silk-screened images on to rice and cotton paper. A note in the back explains the illustrations were adapted from the Warli tradition of folk painting in western India.

      “Classic Tales from India is a delight both to the mind and to the heart. The illustrations and the write-ups are divine. This is truly a must for all Indophiles both in India and abroad.”--VANAMALI, author of Shiva and The Complete Life of Krishna “Delightful storytelling delicately . Tales From India. Sponsored by Book Links. 63 Resources including; 2 Videos; 5 Book Readings; 14 Lesson Plans; List Analysis Report; Showing of 16 book results. Sort by Add Multiple Titles to Reading List. Seven Blind Mice. by Ed Young. 21 Resources. Add to Reading.

      More Tales of Gods & Demons From Indian Mythology (Large Print) by Shree Book Centre and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About the Book: Great Tales from India India is the home of tales and fables. These belong to the rich story telling heritage. The genius for creating tales is inexhaustible in Indian literature. The stories convey the age old wisdom of India and continue of india and elevate the young and the old : Manorama Jafa.


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Ltd., 3A Dev Regency,11, First Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar,Chennai – Phone: +91 44 ,+91 44 "Everyday" tales that almost all children in India learn come from a variety of sources.

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