The great goddess Devi comes in many forms and many moods. She is
the kind and gentle Parvati, the scholarly Saraswati and also the invincible
warrior Durga, who rides out on a lion to fight the evil asuras.
In this book, read three exciting tales about the Devi. Discover how Parvati
made Shiva fall in love with her; join the gods as they create the mighty
warrior goddess Durga to defeat an asura called Mahisha and find out
what happened when Saraswati lost her temper and cursed Lord Brahma!
Beautifully retold by Subhadra Sen Gupta and accompanied with Tapas
Guha’s magnificent illustrations, this book will be loved by every child.
KEY SELLING POINTS
• Learn about the three most powerful and inspiring Devis of Hindu
mythology—Parvati, Durga and Saraswati—through this superbly
written and illustrated book for kids.
• Find out how Devi Durga defeated the leader of the asuras, Mahishasura;
how Saraswati, the peaceful goddess, ended up cursing Brahma, Indra
and Vishnu; or how Pravati finally won the heart of Shiva, the ascetic.
• Written in a simple way, this book is a good pick for your child’s story
About The Author
SUBHADRA SEN GUPTA has written over thirty books for children. Right
now she is waiting for a time machine so that she can travel to the past and
join Emperor Akbar for lunch. She loves to travel, flirt with cats and chat
with autorickshaw drivers. If you want to discuss anything under the sun
with her, email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tapas Guha has been working for more than twenty years as an illustrator.
He loves to draw comics and illustrate children’s books. Ruskin Bond is
one of his favourite authors and he loves Tintin comics.