Tales of the Sun; or, Folklore of Southern India by Cleeve and Sastri

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Author Cleeve, Lucas, -1908
Author Sastri, Pandit Natesa
Title Tales of the Sun; or, Folklore of Southern India
Contents The three deaf men -- Why Brâhmaṇs cannot eat in the dark -- The soothsayer's son -- Raṇavîrasiṅg -- Charity alone conquers -- Mr. Won't Give and Mr. Won't Leave -- Mr. Mighty-of-his-Mouth -- The mother-in-law became an ass -- The story of Appayya -- The Brâhmiṇ girl that married a tiger -- The good husband and the bad wife -- The good wife and the bad husband -- The lost camel -- The three calamaties -- The honest by rash hunter -- The Brâhmaṇ's wife and the mungoose -- The faithless wife and the ungrateful blind man -- The wonderful mango fruit -- The poisoned food -- Eating up the protector -- The monkey with the tom-tom -- Pride goeth before a fall -- Good will grow out of good -- Light makes prosperity -- Chandralêkhâ and the eight robbers -- The conquest of fate -- The Brâhmaṇ priest who became an Amildâr -- The gardener's cunning wife -- Keep it for the beggar -- Good luck to the lucky one -- Retaliation -- The beggar and the five muffins -- The Brahmarâkshas and the hair.
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Language English
LoC Class GR: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Folklore
Subject Tales -- India
Subject Legends -- India
Category Text
EBook-No. 37002
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Jan 8, 2021
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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