The unique and fascinating heritage of the Himalayan region about the dancing gods is still virtually unknown to the scholars and general readers. The mountail region of Mandi in Himachal Pradesh abounds in an abundant treasures of religion and mythological materials. In this book, perhaps for the first time in any language of the world, an unknown cult has been dissected threadware which is so dear to its devotees and holds its sway in spite of all modern advancements. the author has worked hard for decades to prepare and update this opus. the present work is a outcome of his extensive research, study, discussions and dialogues with thousands of persons at several places to highlight this splendid heritage.
About the Author:
DR. B.L. KAPOOR after a distinguished career as a medical-professional and medical administrator retired as a District Chief Medical Officer after serving five districts in that capacity. His articles and write-ups have been published both in English and Hindi by all the national dailies and periodicals. His maiden book on the History and Traditions of Himachal got published in 1976 and brought him Academy award. He resides at Mandi town in Himachal Pradesh.