Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Overview: Pattanaik. Ganesha

Title: 99 Thoughts on Ganesha
Author: Devdutt Pattanaik
Year: 2013

Comments: This is a wonderful exploration of the many dimensions of Ganesha and his multiple meanings, with illustrations by the author.

Kindle: You can buy your own Kindle copy from Amazon for $2.73 (checked price January 2019); more about Kindles.

Length: two weeks. I've divided the reading into four parts: Part A - Part B (one week) and Part C - Part D (second week).

Part A
Part I Creation  
Part II Family

Part B
Part III Representations
Part IV Stories
Part V Symbols 

Part C
Part VI Temples 
Part VII Festivals 
Part VIII Rituals 
Part IX Literature 

Part D
Part X History 
Part XI Spread 
Part XII Wisdom 

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