ISBN 9789350093290,Dussehra And Durga Puja

Dussehra And Durga Puja


Hachette India



Hachette India

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789350093290

ISBN-10 9350093294


Number of Pages 144 Pages
Language (English)

Reference works

Now enjoy your favorite festivals even more with stories and fun things to do throughout the year! Bring on the celebrations - it's Durga Puja and Dussehra time! Ten whole days for fun and festivities, and for thanking the gods and goddesses for their blessings. From fasting to feasting, from Rama dramas to burning Ravanas, from exchanging leaves to exchanging gifts, different people in different parts of the country celebrate these festivals in all kinds of ways, and you can know all about it! This book brings you wonderful stories about Dussehra and Durga Puja... Can you solve the case of a stolen idol? Or imagine a private mother goddess? Or figure out how festivals can help you be the most awesome person you can be? Or work out ways to fight a monster you can't see, and win? It's all here! So why wait to celebrate? Open up the boxes of sweets, put your best clothes on, and tuck into this super collection of stories, folktales, myths, legends and activities. PLUS: Why we celebrate Durga Puja and Dussehra - the myths and legends of the festivals PLUS: 25 fun things to do with your family and friends PLUS: Your very own fill-in festival diary About The Author Some of India's best-loved and leading authors and upcoming children's storytellers have contributed to this anthology about Dussehra and Durga Puja. From Roopa Pai, Deepa Agarwal, Swapna Duta and Anu Kumar,to Rituparna Chatterjee, Ani Sengupta and Kanika Sharma, come some of the best tales about Dussehra and Durga Puja-stories that celebrate and reinforce the spirit of the festivals.