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In Hanuman's hands : a memoir

Author: Cheeni Rao
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Hanuman's Hands" is a gritty, hauntingly beautiful memoir. Bringing India whole-heartedly into America, Rao weaves his own story of Western culture clash with mythic tales of his Hindu ancestors who served in the ancestral temples of Kali. With Hanuman as his loyal companion, the author finds his way back to recovery at a halfway house in Chicago's Southside run by a mug named Tats and shared by an unforgettable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Case studies
Named Person: Cheeni Rao; Hanumān, (Hindu deity); Cheeni Rao; Hanumān, (Hindu deity)
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cheeni Rao
ISBN: 9780060736620 0060736623
OCLC Number: 363787188
Description: 399 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Cheeni Rao.
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In Hanuman's Hands" is a gritty, hauntingly beautiful memoir. Bringing India whole-heartedly into America, Rao weaves his own story of Western culture clash with mythic tales of his Hindu ancestors who served in the ancestral temples of Kali. With Hanuman as his loyal companion, the author finds his way back to recovery at a halfway house in Chicago's Southside run by a mug named Tats and shared by an unforgettable gang of streetwise characters.

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