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By Cathy Spagnoli

Lush tropical lands, unique wildlife, colourful garments, and the spirit and effect of Hinduism are a few of the wonders to be noticeable in Southern India. one of the full of life sounds are the these of conventional and modern tales as present in this assortment. stories of tricksters, heroes, and sages in addition to smooth jokes, real tales, and educating stories―42 stories overall, balanced in size, temper, and age appeal―can be present in this particular anthology. With the tales, the authors supply a historic review of the zone and specific storytelling notes. colour pictures and stylish line drawings supplement the textual content, as does a source directory of books, facilities, websites, and a calendar of South Indian gala's. a stunning advent to a desirable tradition and people.

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