New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2018
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 039876
A time-immemorial belief in the divine character of the Narmada - one of the seven sacred rivers of India - has permeated throughout the intangible heritage of the Narmada Valley and its inhabitants, both tribals as well as non-tribals. A historical survey of this phenomenon and the problems that it is posing in the modern cultural context is the theme of the present volume. In the interesting river-lore of India, like the story of Gangavatarana for the Ganga, the Narmada has a fascinating mythology regarding its origin from the Narmada Kunda on the peak of the Amarkantak Hills in Madhya Prade... View More...