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Lord Ganesha's Feast of Laughter
Lord Ganesha's Feast of Laughter
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Twenty-three Lively stories about the lovable elephant-headed god

Ganesha has an elephant's head, a pot belly and a rollicking sense of fun. Full of mischief, he fools around with gods and humans alike. He is also wise and shrewd, gentle and compassionate.

These tales of Lord Ganesha include old mythological favourites, like the stories about his birth and how he got his elephant head. Alongside are little-known tales dug up from ancient texts - how Ganesha created the tabla, how he stopped Ravana from becoming all-powerful, how he won a race around the world without moving an inch, and how he swallowed Vishnu, Brahma and Lakshmi in one big gulp! Each illustrated tale is told with sparkling wit - to match that of the boisterous god.

CONTENTS
Introduction VII
1. How Ganesha Got His Elephant Head 1
2. How Ganesha Got His Mount 6
3. The Bowl of Laddoos 11
4. Why Ganesha Has a Pot Belly 14
5. V and the God of Wealth 16
6. The Pot of Kheer 24
7. How Ganesha Won His Brides 30
8. How Ganesha Got His Rat 35
9. Ganesha and Vyasa 39
10. Ganesha Writes the Mahabharata 42
11. Why the Moon Waxes and Wanes 47
12. The Remover of All Obstacles 52
13. Ganesha and Kaveri 56
14. How the Tabla Was Created 62
15. The Wish-Fulfilling Gem 64
16. The Frog Devotee 69
17. The Clever Girl 73
18. The Bride and the Rates 78
19. How Ganesha Made the Poor Man Rich 83
20. Ganesha and Little Nambi 92
21. The Rich Merchant's Son 99
22. Ganesha and Vishnu's Conch 102
23. Ganesha Tricks Ravana 106

Lord Ganesha's Feast of Laughter

Item Code:
IDF244
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Paperback
Edition:
2006
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ISBN:
0143335243
Size:
7" X 5.4"
Pages:
120 (B & W Illus: 13)
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From the Back of the Book:

Twenty-three Lively stories about the lovable elephant-headed god

Ganesha has an elephant's head, a pot belly and a rollicking sense of fun. Full of mischief, he fools around with gods and humans alike. He is also wise and shrewd, gentle and compassionate.

These tales of Lord Ganesha include old mythological favourites, like the stories about his birth and how he got his elephant head. Alongside are little-known tales dug up from ancient texts - how Ganesha created the tabla, how he stopped Ravana from becoming all-powerful, how he won a race around the world without moving an inch, and how he swallowed Vishnu, Brahma and Lakshmi in one big gulp! Each illustrated tale is told with sparkling wit - to match that of the boisterous god.

CONTENTS
Introduction VII
1. How Ganesha Got His Elephant Head 1
2. How Ganesha Got His Mount 6
3. The Bowl of Laddoos 11
4. Why Ganesha Has a Pot Belly 14
5. V and the God of Wealth 16
6. The Pot of Kheer 24
7. How Ganesha Won His Brides 30
8. How Ganesha Got His Rat 35
9. Ganesha and Vyasa 39
10. Ganesha Writes the Mahabharata 42
11. Why the Moon Waxes and Wanes 47
12. The Remover of All Obstacles 52
13. Ganesha and Kaveri 56
14. How the Tabla Was Created 62
15. The Wish-Fulfilling Gem 64
16. The Frog Devotee 69
17. The Clever Girl 73
18. The Bride and the Rates 78
19. How Ganesha Made the Poor Man Rich 83
20. Ganesha and Little Nambi 92
21. The Rich Merchant's Son 99
22. Ganesha and Vishnu's Conch 102
23. Ganesha Tricks Ravana 106
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