By Radhika Srinivasan, Leslie Jermyn, Roseline Lum
A ebook approximately India's tradition.
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“[It] will stay the normal textual content of this outstanding track for years yet to come, if certainly it's ever outdated. ”—Huston Smith, writer of The World’s Religions Graham M. Schweig’s translation of the Bhagavad Gita—the “Bible of India”—is a chic, hugely available model of 1 of crucial sacred scriptures in international faith.
As Marco Polo (1254-1324) lower back domestic around the Indian Ocean, after years within the carrier of Genghis Khan, he picked up a superb array of reports from sailors and retailers, concerning the peoples of the area, a few trustworthy, a few totally incredible, yet all interesting. nice trips permits readers to commute either round the planet and again in the course of the centuries - but additionally again into principles and worlds scary, ruthless and vicious in several methods from our personal.
For the centennial of his start, R. okay. Narayan's so much celebrated novelFormerly India's such a lot corrupt vacationer consultant, Raju—just published from prison—seeks safe haven in an deserted temple. improper for a holy guy, he performs the half and succeeds so good that God himself intervenes to place Raju's newfound sanctity to the try.
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