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14 Fun Facts About the Ganges River
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Asia, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
The Ganges River begins in an ice cave in the Himalayan Mountains. It flows through India and Bangladesh and enters the sea at the world’s largest delta. It supports over 400 million people and thousands of animal and plant species. It is sacred to the Hindu people and worshiped as a goddess. Many people wish to die near the Ganges. Many people do. Find out more in this 15-Minute book. RL: 6.9
The Life of Mahabalipuram: Pulsing Stories Trapped in Stone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Mahabalipuram is an Indian historical landmark, vastly important to Tamilian culture. Yet it has largely been forgotten by the long arch of history. This book serves to uncover and untangle the many fascinating narratives of the people and art that have populated that little town by the sea, both past and present. What results is an engaging look at a little-known piece of world history.
A Visit To Haridwar (A Photo Book)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Haridwar is ancient pilgrimage city sited in Uttarakhand is one of the 7th holiest places in the country. The world famous Kumbh Mela that takes place once in 12 years has put Haridwar on the world chart! Over ten million people visit this holy place then, all looking to cleanse their souls and attain salvation.
Popular Upanishads Tales For All
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
There are believed to be ten Upanishads: Isha, Kena, Katha, Prashna, Mundaka, Mandookya, and Taittareeya. Eitareiya, Chandogya and Brihadaaranyaka. This e-book contains the educative, entertaining and enlightening stories which not only guide us on to the righteous path but also quell the unrighteous tendencies inherent in us.
Maa Vaishno Devi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
“O Lord! I am Vaishnavi, the daughter of Ratnakar Sagar. I have to beget you as my husband. I am performing this penance to be wedded to you. Kindly accept me as your wife”.
Saraswati Maa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Goddess Saraswati who mainly performs the task of creating the universe and disseminating knowledge in the Saattvika Power of Lord Brahma, the Creator.
Lakshmi Maa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
The glory of Mother Lakshmi prevails in all the three worlds as she feeds the hungry, enriches the poors and bestows all worldly pleasures on mortals. He who enjoys her grace knows no want and rolls in luxuries of all kinds. But he who incurs her wrath is deprived of all prosperity in a trice. All human beings, demons and even gods bow to her with great reverence and devotion to seek her grace.
Goddess Gayatri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Once the Supreme Consciousness in the form of Mother Gayatri mused, ‘Darkness reigns supreme everywhere. Neither the sun nor the moon is visible. The cycle of day and night is not revolving.’ Such a situation prompted her to go in for the Creation. For this purpose, she first of all prayed to Lord Shiva who was self-existent. As a result, Lord Vishnu was born of the left person of Lord Shiva.
Kaali Maa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Mother Kaali is one of the chief manifestations of goddess Durga, the Cosmic or Universal Mother. The main objective of all the incarnations of goddess Durga is the welfare of the entire creation. She shelters saints, sages, gods and noble human beings against the atrocities of demons.
4 Hindu Vedas in English
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 680,880. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
1) The Rigveda, containing hymns to be recited by the hotar, or presiding priest; 2) The Yajurveda, containing formulas to be recited by the adhvaryu or officiating priest; 3) The Samaveda, containing formulas to be sung by the udgatar or priest that chants; 4) The fourth is the Atharvaveda, a collection of spells and incantations, apotropaic charms and speculative hymns.