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gift of love and other ancient Indian tales about women

J C. Jain

gift of love and other ancient Indian tales about women

by J C. Jain

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Published by Vikas Publishing House in NewDelhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1976.

Statement[by] J.C. Jain and Margaret Walter.
ContributionsWalter, Margaret.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20819199M

Some Love Stories are immortal and remain as examples for all the lovers for generation after generation. They renew and reinforce our respect and faith for love. A closer investigation of such great love stories of some romantic historical couples reveals that many of them met a tragic end. They did, however, show us that true love is stronger than anything else in the world.   Most importantly, the book is a treasure-trove of unlimited fun and learning. The book is a complete package of Indian culture, fun, morals, acting as a learning tool for many. Indian Folk-Tales and Legends. Indian Folk-Tales and Legends came to fruition on Aug The range of tales got released under Penguin Random House India.

China is an ancient country, its civilization is nearly years old. Chinese tales often explain human nature, historical or legendary events. The supernatural also frequently is encountered. In common with many other cultures the stories frequently explain natural phenomena and . This is a famous 11th-century collection of Indian legends and folk tales about love, romance, marriage and relationships. the Norman Mosley Penzer’s book published in supplemented the stories with notes and compared to the legends of other ancient literature. A brief summary of the book is as follows: In ancient India, for cultural Reviews: 6.

Campbell thought the greatest love stories were told in the Middle Ages, when “noble and gentle hearts,” as he called them, produced the romantic love that transcended lust.   - Buy Indian Mythology: Tales, Symbols, and Rituals from the Heart of the Subcontinent book online at best prices in India on Read Indian Mythology: Tales, Symbols, and Rituals from the Heart of the Subcontinent book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s:


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