Speculations about the natural world, inquiry about the inner self and the connection between the two were among the oldest preoccupations of Indians. This is vividly reflected by the richness of the Indian mythological stories. Mythology is an ancient form of literature. It mirrors fundamental characteristics of a culture that produced it. It transmits valuable knowledge from one generation to the other. They also provide explanations for natural phenomena. Learn about the captivating mythological stories of India. Get to know the main gods and goddesses among the 330 million of them. This is the book 3 in the INDIA IN A NUTSHELL series, a summary of the incredible land of India and its precious gifts to the world.
Dr. Obaidur Rahaman, a native of India and a graduate of Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, obtained his PhD degree in computational chemistry from University of Delaware, USA. Obaidur lives in Weimar, Germany with his wife and son. When he is not in his office staring at the molecule on the computer screen, you might find him in the beautiful Ilm Park staring at the trees or at the fish in the river. To get updates about upcoming books you can visit Dr. Obaidur Rahaman's website here: http: //www.ObaidurRahaman.com/