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by Shakti M. Gupta

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Trees and plants play an important part in the myths and customs of India. Many are considered holy, often for reasons that are lost in the mists of antiquity - they are associated and identified with Gods, planets, months, etc. - certain plants are used as protection against witchcraft and the evil eye - some plants bring luck and are offered in the temples - and others play an important part in other religious rites.

These traditions and myths form an important aspect of the Indian’s metnal background and Dr. Gupta, has performed a most useful service in bringing together all those are known on these subjects from the older Indian literature to modern research. The author discusses the forty-five most important trees and plants and describes the myths and customs connected with each. Specimens of Indian sculpture illustrating-the various myths are reproduced on numerous plates.

 

 





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Title: Plant Myths and Traditions in India
Author(s): Shakti M. Gupta
ISBN: 8121510074
Year of Publication: 2001
Bibliographic Information: 112p. with 28 b/w plates, Append., Biblio., Gloss., Index
Format: Hard Cover
Language: English
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