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Malabarica by Pranay Lal

Category: Non-fiction Publisher: Penguin Random House India Rights: World rights available (excluding Indian subcontinent) Few places in the Indian subcontinent have inspired the imagination of civilised man as the Malabar Coast. The earliest traders had sought the riches that came from the Malabar region; missionaries tried to establish religion among the natives; and sea farers …

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Pashu: Animal Tales from Hindu Mythology (Hindi) by Devdutt Pattanaik

Category: Mythology/ Fiction Publisher (English): Puffin Books Rights: World rights available (excluding Indian subcontinent), Language rights available (excluding Hindi) A fish saves the world. A horse flies across the sky. A king discovers that his beloved wife is actually a frog. Hindu mythology is full of tales in which animals play important roles. Some animals …

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Pashu: Animal Tales from Hindu Mythology by Devdutt Pattanaik

Where did the animals come from? From Vishnu’s avatars or Shiva’s asanas? How was a deer responsible for the events of the Ramayana? Why is Garuda the sworn enemy of the nagas? How did a mongoose teach Yudhishtira the true meaning of sacrifice?