Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Hindu > Little Monk’s Parvati: Tales of Wisdom (Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)
Displaying 6144 of 7328         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Little Monk’s Parvati: Tales of Wisdom (Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)
Little Monk’s Parvati: Tales of Wisdom (Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)
Description
About the Book

Parvati is an incarnation of the Divine Mother, Goddess Durga and wife of Lord Shiva. She is the gentler from of Goddess Durga and is a home-maker, with a husband and children. However, Goddess Parvati herself is very accomplished and skilled enough to fight the demons single-handedly. She too is considered to be a supreme goddess from whom other Shaktis (divine energies) are derived. This book tells the tales of how Parvati won Lord Shiva as her husband during times of trouble.

About the Author

Gauri Kelkar is a freelance writer and editor whose area of interest now extends into the vast and varied mythological world of gods and goddesses. A first-timer in the world of children’s writing where imagination rules, the journey from writing content for adults to writing tales for children has been fraught with literary challenge—one that she has enjoyed thoroughly!

A fourth year student at Srishti, Bengaluru, shilo Shiv Suleman is a freelance illustrator, animator and designer. In her spare time, she gypsies around the country getting lost in watercolour wondferlands and pressing flowers between the pages in her notebook. She believes in Love, Magical Realism and everything that shimmers. This is her seventh book for children.

Preface

parvati is considered to be the most prominent avatar of Goddess Durga. Parvati is the wife of Lord Shiva, the destroyer.

She is the gentler and maternal version of the warrior-goddess, vet, skilled and powerful enough to destroy evil on Earth. In this avatar, she is a home-maker and a mother to gods Ganesha and Kartikeya, therefore easily identifiable with humans.

Parvati is the daughter of the lord of the mountains, Himavat, and a reincarnation of Lord Shiva’s first wife, Sati, another avatar of Goddess Durga.

Parvati is variously referred to as Shailaputri, Ambika, Gauri, Shvama, Uma, Aparna among several others—Shyama, in her dark- skinned form, and Gauri, the golden-skinned one after having shed her skin following an intense penance.

She is depicted with two hands when she is with Lord Shiva, and with four when by herself.

Contents

Preface5
1 The Birth of Parvati6
2 The Rise of Tarakasura10
3 Kamadeva Turns to Ash13
4 Parvati’s Penance17
5 The Birth of Kartikeya21
6 The Creation of Kali26
7 Demons Vidala and Utpala30
8 Ganesha Gets an Elephant Head34
9 Parvati Tests Lord Rama39
10 Fisherwoman Parvati42
Glossary46

Little Monk’s Parvati: Tales of Wisdom (Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)

Item Code:
NAD315
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2011
Publisher:
ISBN:
9788183281928
Size:
10.0 inch X 7.0 inch
Pages:
55 (Throughout in Full Color)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 415 gms
Price:
$20.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Little Monk’s Parvati: Tales of Wisdom (Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 5000 times since 20th Dec, 2012
About the Book

Parvati is an incarnation of the Divine Mother, Goddess Durga and wife of Lord Shiva. She is the gentler from of Goddess Durga and is a home-maker, with a husband and children. However, Goddess Parvati herself is very accomplished and skilled enough to fight the demons single-handedly. She too is considered to be a supreme goddess from whom other Shaktis (divine energies) are derived. This book tells the tales of how Parvati won Lord Shiva as her husband during times of trouble.

About the Author

Gauri Kelkar is a freelance writer and editor whose area of interest now extends into the vast and varied mythological world of gods and goddesses. A first-timer in the world of children’s writing where imagination rules, the journey from writing content for adults to writing tales for children has been fraught with literary challenge—one that she has enjoyed thoroughly!

A fourth year student at Srishti, Bengaluru, shilo Shiv Suleman is a freelance illustrator, animator and designer. In her spare time, she gypsies around the country getting lost in watercolour wondferlands and pressing flowers between the pages in her notebook. She believes in Love, Magical Realism and everything that shimmers. This is her seventh book for children.

Preface

parvati is considered to be the most prominent avatar of Goddess Durga. Parvati is the wife of Lord Shiva, the destroyer.

She is the gentler and maternal version of the warrior-goddess, vet, skilled and powerful enough to destroy evil on Earth. In this avatar, she is a home-maker and a mother to gods Ganesha and Kartikeya, therefore easily identifiable with humans.

Parvati is the daughter of the lord of the mountains, Himavat, and a reincarnation of Lord Shiva’s first wife, Sati, another avatar of Goddess Durga.

Parvati is variously referred to as Shailaputri, Ambika, Gauri, Shvama, Uma, Aparna among several others—Shyama, in her dark- skinned form, and Gauri, the golden-skinned one after having shed her skin following an intense penance.

She is depicted with two hands when she is with Lord Shiva, and with four when by herself.

Contents

Preface5
1 The Birth of Parvati6
2 The Rise of Tarakasura10
3 Kamadeva Turns to Ash13
4 Parvati’s Penance17
5 The Birth of Kartikeya21
6 The Creation of Kali26
7 Demons Vidala and Utpala30
8 Ganesha Gets an Elephant Head34
9 Parvati Tests Lord Rama39
10 Fisherwoman Parvati42
Glossary46
Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Based on your browsing history

Loading... Please wait

Related Items

Little Monk's Saraswati (Tales of Wisdom- Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)
by Gauri Kelkar & Subir Roy
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Wisdom Tree
Item Code: NAD501
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Little Monk's Durga (Tales of Wisdom Unique Vocabulary Enhancer)
by Gauri Kelkar & Tapas Guha
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Wisdom Tree
Item Code: NAD502
$25.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Little Monk's Krishna
by Pooja Pandey
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Wisdom Tree
Item Code: IDK115
$16.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Little Monk's Hanuman
by Pooja Pandey
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Wisdom Tree
Item Code: IDK114
$16.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Little Monk's Ganesha
by Pooja Pandey
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Wisdom Tree
Item Code: IDK110
$16.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Josephine MacLeod and Vivekananda's Mission
by Linda Prugh
Hardcover (Edition: 2001)
Sri Ramakrishna Math
Item Code: IDK796
$22.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
India’s Heritage: Vedas to Sri Ramakrishna
Item Code: NAC229
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

Thanks for sharpening our skills with wisdom and sense of humor.The torchbearers of the ancient deity religion are spread around the world and the books of wisdom from India bridges the gap between east and west.
Kaushiki, USA
Thank you for this wonderful New Year sale!
Michael, USA
Many Thanks for all Your superb quality Artworks at unbeatable prices. We have been recommending EI to friends & family for over 5 yrs & will continue to do so fervently. Cheers
Dara, Canada
Thank you for your wonderful selection of books and art work. I am a regular customer and always appreciate the excellent items you offer and your great service.
Lars, USA
Colis bien reçu, emballage excellent et statue conforme aux attentes. Du bon travail, je reviendrai sur votre site !
Alain, France
GREAT SITE. SANSKRIT AND HINDI LINGUISTICS IS MY PASSION. AND I THANK YOU FOR THIS SITE.
Madhu, USA
I love your site and although today is my first order, I have been seeing your site for the past several years. Thank you for providing such great art and books to people around the World who can't make it to India as often as we would like.
Rupesh
Heramba Ganapati arrived safely today and was shipped promptly. Another fantastic find from Exotic India with perfect customer service. Thank you. Jai Ganesha Deva
Marc, UK
I ordered Padmapani Statue. I have received my statue. The delivering process was very fast and the statue looks so beautiful. Thank you exoticindia, Mr. Vipin (customer care). I am very satisfied.
Hartono, Indonesia
Very easy to buy, great site! Thanks
Ilda, Brazil
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2018 © Exotic India