Monkeys and the Mango Tree
Teaching Stories of the Saints and Sadhus of India
By (author) Harish Johari
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Monkeys and the Mango Tree by Harish Johari
Book DescriptionThese beautifully illustrated tales capture the mystery, enchantment, and profound spiritual teachings of India. Story-telling has always been the way that India's holy men, the saints and sadhus, taught their students the vital lessons of life. Stories provide a living environment for the lesson of each story, and they can convey sophisticated concepts in simple language. Abounding with powerful genies, scheming gods, and wise mystics, The Monkeys and the Mango Tree can be read as an exotic Aesop's Fables, as a source of classic wisdom, or as a simple and memorable introduction to the stories of the most spiritual civilization on earth. These twenty-five beautifully illustrated tales capture the mystery, the enchantment, and the profound spiritual learning that is India. Drawn from the great Indian epics?the Puranas, the Upanishads, and the Mahabharata?as well as from the author's own remarkable life, these tales put ageless Indian wisdom into the form of stories that are delights for young and old alike.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780892815647
(230mm x 153mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Inner Traditions Bear and Company
Publisher: Inner Traditions Bear and Company
Publish Date: 1-May-1998
Country of Publication: United States
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How Parvati Won the Heart of Shiva, Hardback (November 2004)» View all books by Harish Johari
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Author Biography - Harish Johari
Harish Johari (1934-1999) was a scholar, artist, and composer who studied with many of the great saints of India. He worked for decades to introduce the culture of his homeland to the West. He authored many books, including Chakras, Ayurvedic Massage, Ayurvedic Healing Cuisine, Breath, Mind, and Consciousness, The Healing Power of Gemstones, Leela, Numerology, and Tools for Tantra, and two audio cassettes, Attunements for Dawn and Dusk, and Attunements for Day and Night.
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