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Incarnations : India in fifty lives

Author: Sunil Khilnani; Vikas Adam; Tantor Media.; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, ℗2016.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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For all of India's myths, its sea of stories and moral epics, Indian history remains a curiously unpeopled place. Sunil Khilnani fills that space, recapturing the human dimension of how the world's largest democracy came to be.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sunil Khilnani; Vikas Adam; Tantor Media.; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781515908548 1515908542
OCLC Number: 959651973
Notes: Title from container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Performer(s): Read by Vikas Adam.
Description: 13 audio discs (approximately 17 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The Buddha : waking India up --
Mahavira : soldier of non-violence --
Panini : catching the ocean in a cow's hoofprint --
Kautilya : the ring of power --
Ashoka : power as persuasion --
Charaka : on not violating good judgment --
Aryabhata : the boat of intellect --
Adi Shankara : a god without qualities --
Rajaraja Chola : cosmos, temple, and territory --
Basava : a voice in the air --
Amir Khusrau : the parrot of India --
Kabir : "Hey, you!" --
Guru Nanak : the discipline of deeds --
Krishnadevaraya : "kingship is strange" --
Mirabai : I go the other way --
Akbar : the world and the bridge --
Malik Ambar : the dark-fated one --
Dara Shikoh : the meeting-place of the two oceans --
Shivaji : dreaming big --
Nainsukh : owner transfixed by goose --
William Jones : enlightenment Mughal --
Rammohun Roy : "humanity in general" --
Lakshmi Bai, Rani of Jhansi : bad-ass queen --
Jyotirao Phule : the open well --
Deen Daya : courtier with a camera --
Birsa Munda : "have you been to Chalkad?" --
Jamsetji Tata : making India --
Vivekananda : bring all together --
Annie Besant : an Indian tom-tom --
Chidambaram Pillai : Swadeshi steam --
Srinivasa Ramanujan : the elbow of genius --
Tagore : unlocking cages --
Visvesvaraya : extracting moonbeams from cucumbers --
Periyar : sniper of sacred cows --
Iqbal : death for falcons --
Amrita Sher-Gil : this is me --
Subhas Chandra Bose : a touch of the abnormal --
Gandhi : "in the palm of our hands" --
Jinnah : the chess player --
Manto : the unsentimentalist --
Ambedkar : building palaces on dung heaps --
Raj Kapoor : the politics of love --
Sheikh Abdullah : chains of gold --
V.K. Krishna Menon : somber porcupine --
Subbulakshmi : opening rosebuds --
Indira Gandhi : the center of everything --
Satyajit Ray : India without elephants --
Charan Singh : a common cause --
M.F. Husain : "Hindustan is free" --
Dhirubhai Ambani : fins.
Responsibility: Sunil Khilnani.

Abstract:

For all of India's myths, its sea of stories and moral epics, Indian history remains a curiously unpeopled place. Sunil Khilnani fills that space, recapturing the human dimension of how the world's largest democracy came to be.

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