Lakshmi: The Goddess of Wealth and Fortune – An Introduction, by Devdutt Pattanaik, offers a comprehensive description of the Hindu Goddess, Lakshmi.
Summary of the Book
Lakshmi, the goddess of material profusion, wealth, and auspiciousness, is one of the most popular and widely revered deities of the Hindu pantheon. This title helps readers appreciate the Hindu approach to wealth and power. At the same time, it also delves deep into the significance of temples, symbols and festivals and the names associated with her and the ceremonies that assure material fulfilment.
About Devdutt Pattanaik
Devdutt Pattanaik is an Indian physician, writer, illustrator, mythologist and leadership consultant. He is the author of several other books including Myth = Mithya: A Handbook of Hindu Mythology, The Pregnant King and Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata. A graduate of Grant Medical College, Mumbai, he worked in Pharma for fourteen years before moving on to a career in writing.
GOOD BOOK BUT A NO USE BOOK FOR ME :(
SAUVIK KR. BATABYAL
22 Jun, 2012
22 Aug, 2012