Eternal Ganesha Gita Mehta

ISBN: 9780865651692

Published:

Hardcover

128 pages


Description

Eternal Ganesha  by  Gita Mehta

Eternal Ganesha by Gita Mehta
| Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 128 pages | ISBN: 9780865651692 | 7.65 Mb

In India the Hindu deity Ganesha, representing good will, hope, and healthy self-indulgence, is everywhere: on village walls, in cafis, on handbags, in ancient sculpture and neon lights. His delightful physical form -- an elephant-headed, big-belliedMoreIn India the Hindu deity Ganesha, representing good will, hope, and healthy self-indulgence, is everywhere: on village walls, in cafis, on handbags, in ancient sculpture and neon lights.

His delightful physical form -- an elephant-headed, big-bellied mans body with multiple arms, girdled by a serpent, riding a mouse -- enchants the faithful and transcends cultural barriers. Now, in the first popular book on the subject, bestselling author Gita Mehta explores the rich religious and cultural meanings of the beloved figure.

Her entertaining text, paired with dazzling photographs, will appeal to all who are touched by his generous spirit.The Ganesha Chaturthi, an annual holiday celebrating the birth of the deity, takes place Aug. 28Sep. 3, 2006, at Ganesha temples all over the world.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Eternal Ganesha":


poeburton.com

©2013-2015 | DMCA | Contact us