By Vraja Kishor,Vic DiCara
Vraja Kishor offers the attractive tale and message of India's such a lot liked Purana in refreshingly trouble-free, direct and inventive language. appealing stories of the All-Attractive brings out the subtleties and nuances of the unique Sanskrit poetry with no ever changing into cumbersome, bulky, or dull.
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