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Akbar and Birbal

Akbar and Birbal

Tales of Wit and Wisdom

AMITA SARIN
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Mango trees are court witnesses
Magical sticks identify thieves
Birbal must take a trip to heaven

The friendship between Emperor Akbar and his minister Birbal created history and some delightful stories! The tales of Akbar and Birbal have been passed on from generation to generation, enthralling young and old listeners alike. This book brings together a selection of these stories, along with fascinating historical details about the Mughal court, the emperor and his witty courtier.

With well-researched introductions to each aspect of Mughal life, Amita Sarin recreates Akbar’s court in all its grandeur and vitality. The stories in this collection are both amusing and thought-provoking, both historical and timeless.

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Jun/2016

ISBN: 9780143334941

Length : 160 Pages

MRP : ₹199.00

Akbar and Birbal

Tales of Wit and Wisdom

AMITA SARIN

Mango trees are court witnesses
Magical sticks identify thieves
Birbal must take a trip to heaven

The friendship between Emperor Akbar and his minister Birbal created history and some delightful stories! The tales of Akbar and Birbal have been passed on from generation to generation, enthralling young and old listeners alike. This book brings together a selection of these stories, along with fascinating historical details about the Mughal court, the emperor and his witty courtier.

With well-researched introductions to each aspect of Mughal life, Amita Sarin recreates Akbar’s court in all its grandeur and vitality. The stories in this collection are both amusing and thought-provoking, both historical and timeless.

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AMITA SARIN

Amita Sarin is a teacher and a writer based in the US.

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