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Book – Rivers of India

The book titled ‘Rivers of India’ by Sunil Vaidyanathan and Shayoni Mitra, is a pictorial journey that explores deep link between the people and the rivers with emphasis on religion, belief and Hindu traditional stories. The book unravels the deep-rooted symbolic relevance of the Brahmaputra, Ganges, Godavari, Kaveri, Krishna, Mahanadi, Narmada and Yamuna.

Apart from the religious significance that the eight rivers hold, the book delves into the different aspects of the rivers -- the economical, cultural and also their significant role in literature, art and culture.

There is also a clear emphasis on the part of the authors to highlight the pollution and unchecked exploitation.

Rivers of India
By Sunil Vaidyanathan and Shayoni Mitra
Published by Niyogi Books
Specifications: Size: 292 X 222mm
Binding: Hard back with Jacket
Page extent: 188
Photographs: 189
Price: INR 2900

You can find more details about the book and buy it online here at Niyogi Books