A carnival of parting : the tales of King Bharthari and King Gopi Chand as sung and told by Madhu Natisar Nath of Ghatiyali, Rajasthan (eBook, 1992) [WorldCat.org]
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A carnival of parting : the tales of King Bharthari and King Gopi Chand as sung and told by Madhu Natisar Nath of Ghatiyali, Rajasthan

Author: Madhu Natisar Nath; Ann Grodzins Gold
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Madhu Natisar Nath is a Rajasthani farmer with no formal schooling. He is also a singer, a musician, and a storyteller. At the center of A Carnival of Parting are Madhu Nath's oral performances of two linked tales about the legendary Indian kings, Bharthari of Ujjain and Gopi Chand of Bengal. Both characters, while still in their prime, leave thrones and families to be initiated as yogis - a process rich in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nath, Madhu Natisar.
Carnival of parting.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1992
(DLC) 91044882
(OCoLC)25048012
Named Person: Madhu Natisar Nath; Madhu Natisar Nath
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Madhu Natisar Nath; Ann Grodzins Gold
ISBN: 9780520911550 0520911555 0585130558 9780585130552 9780520075337 0520075331 0520075358 9780520075351
OCLC Number: 44954132
Language Note: English.
Notes: Translated from Rajasthani.
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 368 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: translated with an introduction and afterword by Ann Grodzins Gold.
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Madhu Natisar Nath is a Rajasthani farmer with no formal schooling. He is also a singer, a musician, and a storyteller. This book features Madhu Nath's oral performances of two linked tales about the  Read more...

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