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India folk tales

A. L. Herman

India folk tales

by A. L. Herman

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Published by Peter Pauper Press in Mount Vernon, N.Y .
Written in English

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

    • About the Edition

      Eighteen tales from the folklore of India, including The Compassionate King, The Cobra and the Crows, The Greedy Heron, The Ignorant Brahmin, and How to Succeed in Business With Only a Dead Mouse.

      Edition Notes

      Statementedited and translated from the Sanskrit by A. L. Herman. Illus. by Maggie Jarvis.
      ContributionsJarvis, Maggie, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR305 .H3613
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p.
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5597527M
      LC Control Number68003340

      India has a rich and varied tradition of folk music and numerous types of folk songs. Some traditional folk song genres have been recognized as Intangible Cultural Heritage listed by UNESCO. Among these traditions, a well-known musical and religious repertoire is known as Baul, which has become famous in the World Music scene. Want to know more about India? Are you a lover of travel, geography teacher, homeschooling or involved parent, student, or life-long learner? In an effort to make world geography more meaningful and memorable, I've compiled all you will need to locate India on a map, cook an Indian meal, watch YouTube clips on India, color the flag, create an Indian craft, read a book about India, and more!

      Folk tales, some with morals, are a part of many cultures, including that of India. These stories recount cultural or religious themes, often told using animals as examples. Folk Tales From Britanny Indian Folk Tales 8 Stories Brahman's Star Gold Giving Serpent Sun, Moon And Wind Went To Dinner Singh Rajah And Little Jackals Selfish Sparrow And Houseless Crows Talkative Tortoise Tiger, Brahman And Jackal Tit For Tat.

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