Amma, Tell Me about Durga Puja
Durga Puja is an Indian festival that celebrates the power of womanhood. Join Klaka and Kiki as they hear their Amma tell the story of how Goddess Durga defeated the mighty shape-shifting demon Mahisha when all other Gods failed. A perfect book to introduce the classic tale behind this ten-day outdoor festival of song, dance, finger-licking food, and colorful pandals, the biggest open-air festival in the world! For ages 2 to 8.
Written in rhyme with captivating illustrations, by Bhakti Mathur, author of the best-selling ‘Amma Tell Me’ Series.
The city is abuzz with fanfare and fervour,
Giant idols under wraps, ready to be unfurled,
Colourful pandaals receive finishing touches
To host the biggest outdoor festival in the world!
Celebrate the homecoming of a loving daughter,
Victory of the goddess and a demon's defeat,
See how Ma Durga outshone even the mighty gods
How a woman achieved an impossible feat!