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White Crane, Lend Me Your Wings | Out Now

By | March 9th, 2017|Categories: Read Alert|Tags: , |

A posthumous novel by DrTsewang Yishey Pemba, the founding father of Tibetan-English literature, White Crane, Lend me your Wings is a historical fiction set in the breathtakingly beautiful Nyarong Valley in the Kham province of [...]

The Ramayana In Bengali Folk Paintings | Out Now

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: Read Alert|Tags: , , |

The images presented in this book take us into the heart of the rich folk tradition of India. Of that heritage, the display of paintings accompanied by comments recited or sung has been a part [...]

Rajasthani Stories Retold | Out Now

By | February 27th, 2017|Categories: Read Alert|Tags: , , |

Rajasthan continues to fascinate the world for many reasons. Some of the more obvious ones include its colours, music and dance, venerable history, forts, fortifications, palaces, step-wells and old towns, and rich textile tradition. Rajasthan [...]

Ajmer Sharif | Out Now

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Read Alert|Tags: , , |

Ajmer Sharif, the heart of homage for thousands of all faiths, welcomes a tidal wave of humanity for the saint known as Gharib Nawaz (Benefactor of the Poor), whose spiritual order is the most lyrical [...]

Jallikattu—A Tamil Tradition

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: Beyond the beaten track|

In Kalithogai, a classical collection of Tamil poems from the Sangam period (spanning c.400 BCE to 300 CE), one can find the following lines describing the electric atmosphere at a bull-taming sport: Ezhunthana thugal Ettranar [...]

Heritage and Humanism—Niyogi Books at the Jaipur Literature Festival 2017

By | January 29th, 2017|Categories: Beyond the beaten track, Read Alert|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Niyogi Books has a long association with the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. This year Jaipur Book Mark (JBM), the publishers’ conference where book rights and deals are discussed, [...]