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
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Children > FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
Description
About the Book

The state of Himachal Pradesh displays a pleasing diversity of cultures. The life of the people here has an easy and sweet spontaneity, which is clearly reflected in all their fairs and festivals, rituals and rites, old myths and folk tales and also in their folk music and dance form. The present volume gives a comprehensive account of the various facets of folk life in the State, in an easy and readable style.

About the Author

Gautam Sharma 'Vyathit', is a renowned Hindi writer. He has published several book on folk literature of Himachal Pradesh. He lives in dharmshala, Himachal Pradesh.

Mrinal Pande is an accomplished editor and writer she lives in Delhi

CONTENTS

Acknowledgementsvii
1The State and the People1
2The Puranic Myths22
3Religion and Magic46
4Customs and Traditions61
5The Fairs, Feasts and Festivals88
6The Languages and the Dialects110
7The Oral Tradition in Literature117
8Folk Arts and Entertainment146
9Folk Dances, Music and Musical Instruments168
Appendices:
Appendix I: Folk Songs181
Appendix II: Folk Tales195
Appendix III: Riddles208
Appendix IV: Sayings213
Appendix V: Folk Theatre220
References223
Index227

FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH

Item Code:
IDH013
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2005
Publisher:
ISBN:
9788123744193
Language:
English
Size:
8.3" X 5.4"
Pages:
229
Other Details:
weight of book 315 gms
Price:
$15.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH
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 14911 times since 6th Jun, 2018
About the Book

The state of Himachal Pradesh displays a pleasing diversity of cultures. The life of the people here has an easy and sweet spontaneity, which is clearly reflected in all their fairs and festivals, rituals and rites, old myths and folk tales and also in their folk music and dance form. The present volume gives a comprehensive account of the various facets of folk life in the State, in an easy and readable style.

About the Author

Gautam Sharma 'Vyathit', is a renowned Hindi writer. He has published several book on folk literature of Himachal Pradesh. He lives in dharmshala, Himachal Pradesh.

Mrinal Pande is an accomplished editor and writer she lives in Delhi

CONTENTS

Acknowledgementsvii
1The State and the People1
2The Puranic Myths22
3Religion and Magic46
4Customs and Traditions61
5The Fairs, Feasts and Festivals88
6The Languages and the Dialects110
7The Oral Tradition in Literature117
8Folk Arts and Entertainment146
9Folk Dances, Music and Musical Instruments168
Appendices:
Appendix I: Folk Songs181
Appendix II: Folk Tales195
Appendix III: Riddles208
Appendix IV: Sayings213
Appendix V: Folk Theatre220
References223
Index227
Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to FOLKLORE OF HIMACHAL PRADESH (Language and Literature | Books)

Walnut-Gray Tweed Woven Wool Fabric from Himachal Pradesh
Pure Wool
Width - 29 inch / 73.7 cms
Item Code: SFH44
$65.00 per yard
Quantity: 
Add to Cart
Buy Now
String-Gray Tweed Woven Wool Fabric from Himachal Pradesh
Deal 25% Off
Pure Wool
Width - 29 inch / 73.7 cms
Item Code: SFF63
$65.00$48.75 per yard
You save: $16.25 (25%)
Quantity: 
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Temples of  Himachal Pradesh (An Old Book)
by Shanti Lal Nagar
Hardcover (Edition: 1990)
Aditya Prakashan
Item Code: NAM600
$57.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Splendours of Himachal Heritage
Deal 20% Off
by Mulk Raj Anand
Hardcover (Edition: 1997)
Abhinav Publication
Item Code: NAM235
$43.00$34.40
You save: $8.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Himachal: A Complete Guide to the Land of Gods
by Minakshi Chaudhry
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Rupa.Co
Item Code: IDJ079
$29.00
SOLD
Karyala Folk Theatre of Himachal Pradesh
Item Code: IDK620
$8.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Trails Less Travelled (Trekking The Himachal Himalayas)
Deal 20% Off
by Avay Shukla
Paperback (Edition: 2015)
Niyogi Books
Item Code: NAK672
$47.00$37.60
You save: $9.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Temples of Himachal
by Swati Mitra
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
Good Earth Publications, New Delhi
Item Code: NAF056
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Destination Himachal – Over 132 Offbeat and 12 Popular Getaways
by Minakshi Chaudhry
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAC551
$43.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
HIMACHAL PRADESH
by HARI KRISHAN MITTO
Paperback (Edition: 2000)
National Book Trust
Item Code: IDD675
$16.50
SOLD
Driving Holidays in the Himalayas: Himachal
by Koko Singh
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDJ989
$35.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Your books arrived in good order and I am very pleased.
Christine, the Netherlands
Thank you very much for the Shri Yantra with Navaratna which has arrived here safely. I noticed that you seem to have had some difficulty in posting it so thank you...Posting anything these days is difficult because the ordinary postal services are either closed or functioning weakly.   I wish the best to Exotic India which is an excellent company...
Mary, Australia
Love your website and the emails
John, USA
I love antique brass pieces and your site is the best. Not only can I browse through it but can purchase very easily.
Indira, USA
Je vis à La Martinique dans les Caraïbes. J'ai bien reçu votre envoi 'The ten great cosmic Powers' et Je vous remercie pour la qualité de votre service. Ce livre est une clé pour l’accès à la Connaissance de certains aspects de la Mère. A bientôt
GABRIEL-FREDERIC Daniel
Namaskar. I am writing to thank Exotic India Arts for shipping the books I had ordered in the past few months. As I had mentioned earlier, I was eagerly awaiting the 'Braj Sahityik Kosh' (3 volumes). I am happy to say that all the three volumes of it eventually arrived a couple of days ago in good condition. The delay is understandable in view of the COVID19 conditions and I want to thank you for procuring the books despite challenges. My best wishes for wellness for everyone in India,
Prof Madhulika, USA
Love your collection of books! I have purchased many throughout the years. I love you guys!
Stevie, USA
Love your products!
Jason, USA
Excellent quality and service, best wishes to you all.
James, UK
Thank you so much for your wonderful store and wonderful service. A Naga Kanya stat arrived yesterday. The sculpture was very well packaged, and it is very beautiful. I am very very happy with the statue and very grateful to your company for providing access to such lovely works of art. Thank you for providing truly beautiful objects and for providing great service. All the very best to you,
Jigme, Canada
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India