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Classic tales from India : how Ganesh got his elephant head and other stories / Vatsala Sperling & Harish Johari ; illustrated by Pieter Weltevrede, Nona Weltevrede, and Sandeep Johari.

Sperling, Vatsala, 1961- (author.). Johari, Harish, 1934-1999 (author.). Weltevrede, Pieter, (illustrator.). Weltevrede, Nona, (illustrator.). Johari, Sandeep, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J 294 H Spe (Text) 31951004589666 Children's Room - New Arrivals Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781591433866
  • Physical Description: 235 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Rochester, Vermont : Bear Cub Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
How Ganesh got his elephant head -- How Parvati won the heart of Shiva -- Ganga: the river that flows from heaven to earth -- Ram the demon slayer -- Hanuman's journey to the Medicine Mountain -- The magical adventures of Krishna -- Who is the greatest archer in the world: Karna or Arjuna?
Summary, etc.:
"Seven ... illustrated traditional stories that immerse the reader in the ancient culture of India as well as impart important life lessons"--Back cover.
Subject: Ganesha (Hindu deity) > Folklore.
Hindu legends.
Hindu mythology.
Tales > India.
Ganesha (Hindu deity) > Folklore.
Folklore > India.

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