ISBN 9788171676422,Dasavatara: The Ten Incarnations Of Vishnu

Dasavatara: The Ten Incarnations Of Vishnu


V. Ashok


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2002

ISBN 9788171676422

ISBN-10 8171676421


Number of Pages 297 Pages
Language (English)


ter Around Their Grandparents And Listen With Fascination To The Stories Of Angry Rishis, Evil Kings, Fearsome Asuras, And The Awesome Exploits Of Vishnu Himself, Are Fast Fading. This Book Attempts To Collect The Myriad Legends Of Vishnu In A Single Volume To Remind Indians, As Well As Those Abroad, Of An Integral Part Of The Country'S Religious And Social Life. About The Author V. Ashok Was Born In Orissa And Educated In Delhi Where He Graduated In Engineering From The Indian Institute Of Technology. He Joined The Indian Foreign Service In 1982 And Has Served In Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Beijing And Vienna, As Well As In Various Capacities In The Ministry Of External Affairs, New Delhi. He Was The Director Of External Relations In The Department Of Atomic Energy, Mumbai, And Represented India As Alternate Governor And Alternate Permanent Representative At The International Atomic Agency In Vienna. He Is Currently Posted In The Indian High Commission In Colombo, Sri Lanka.