Shiva – An Introduction. Devdutt Pattanaik. The book is an attempt at demystifying one of the chief deities in the Hindu triumvirate, Shiva, the Transformer. Page, 11 inch x inch, fully illustrated, soft cover book complete with the entire history of Lord Shiva and the many stories surrounding the Hindu God of. Review: Shiva: An Introduction. User Review – Jyoti – Goodreads. The book is a collection of almost disconnected instances on Shiva that support his various.

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Pattanaik ends his narrative with the names of Lord Shiva. Share your thoughts with other customers. The book tells lot of intresting facts about Shiva.

Discover The World’s Grandest Truth. This is an attempt to understand the meaning of Shiva worship in our time exploring various pictorial images of Shiva iconography, taking us through Shaivite philosophy, beliefs, history, folklore and myth. I highly recommend this treasury of knowledge and history.

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Shiva: An Introduction

Although this book doesn’t quite have the crisp assuredness of Pattanaik’s other books on deities like Vishnu or Hanuman, this is a great ready reckoner all the same on Shiva, a god who lives on the fringe of society, yet gets pulled into it by Shakti. Write a review Rate this item: Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Devdutt Pattanaik born December 11, is an Indian physician turned leadership consultant, mythologist and author whose works focus largely on the areas of myth, mythology, and also management.

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