India is the second most populous country with 1.2 billion people. During its 4000 years of history, four of the major religions in the world were formed in India.
The collection of folktales from India consists of four books with 69 folktales.
Notes: A Book of East Indian
The book holds five Indian folktales.
Author: Hartwell James Published: 1910 Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, London
What's interesting in India
The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the masterpieces of the world's heritage. Taj Mahal is included by UNESCO in the World Heritage List.
The Golden Temple is a place of worship located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India. The upper floors are covered in gold, giving the temple it's name.
The Kandariya Mahadeva Temple in Madhya Pradesh, India is a part of the larger Khajuraho Group of Monuments. The building is the largest and most ornate Hindu temple on the complex. The Khajuraho Group of Monuments are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.