Myths, Legends, Concepts and Literary Antiquities of India
Author : Manoj Das
India is a land of myths and legends. Every cultural, linguistic and literary tradition of the country produced countless myths and legends over several millennia and continues to do so. Presented in this volume is a selection of the classical myths and ancient legends of rivers, forests, temples, great sages and kings of India along with lights on religious, philosophical, social and mystic concepts that have been the prime elements in moulding the life of the nation through the ages. What is more, the work outlines the significant spiritual and literary masterpieces of yore that have influenced the perennial Indian creativity in all its streams-art, architecture, dance and music.