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Fantastic Creatures in Mythology

Fantastic Creatures in Mythology

Discover the fascinating beasts & creatures in Hindu mythology | From the author of Tales of Fabled Beasts, Gods and Demons, & The Ramayana | Puffin Picture Books

Bulbul Sharma
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The most fun rendition of the deities and demons found in our epics!

Did you know that a celestial elephant oncehid in the ocean after causing mischief ?
What happened when Rama and Lakshmana encountered a one-eyed headless demon?
Why did Ilvala turn his brother Vatapi into a goat and serve him to passers-by?

Find answers to these and meet many strange and wonderful creatures in this hand-picked collection of legends. Delve into the exploits of gods who took on magical avatars, birds and animals with superpowers, and demons and demonesses who were once good souls.

Bestselling children’s author Bulbul Sharma’s deft prose accompanied by bewitching illustrations will transport you to the fantastical realms inhabited by the Hindu pantheon. This book is sure to leave you spellbound!

Featuring 10 of the most fascinating magical creatures from Hindu Mythology. Told in simple language and contains beautiful illustrations, this book is a great introduction to mythology for children of all ages.

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Sep/2021

ISBN: 9780143452225

Length : 120 Pages

MRP : ₹250.00

Fantastic Creatures in Mythology

Discover the fascinating beasts & creatures in Hindu mythology | From the author of Tales of Fabled Beasts, Gods and Demons, & The Ramayana | Puffin Picture Books

Bulbul Sharma

The most fun rendition of the deities and demons found in our epics!

Did you know that a celestial elephant oncehid in the ocean after causing mischief ?
What happened when Rama and Lakshmana encountered a one-eyed headless demon?
Why did Ilvala turn his brother Vatapi into a goat and serve him to passers-by?

Find answers to these and meet many strange and wonderful creatures in this hand-picked collection of legends. Delve into the exploits of gods who took on magical avatars, birds and animals with superpowers, and demons and demonesses who were once good souls.

Bestselling children’s author Bulbul Sharma’s deft prose accompanied by bewitching illustrations will transport you to the fantastical realms inhabited by the Hindu pantheon. This book is sure to leave you spellbound!

Featuring 10 of the most fascinating magical creatures from Hindu Mythology. Told in simple language and contains beautiful illustrations, this book is a great introduction to mythology for children of all ages.

Select Preferred Format

Bulbul Sharma

Bulbul Sharma is an artist and a writer. She is the author of Tales of Fabled Beasts, Gods and Demons.

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