Simla Village Tales Or, Folk Tales from the Himalayas

Alice Elizabeth Dracott

Book Description

"Simla Village Tales: Or, Folk Tales from the Himalayas" is a collection of folk tales compiled by Alice Elizabeth Dracott. Set against the backdrop of the majestic Himalayan region, the stories provide a glimpse into the cultural heritage and traditions of the people living in and around Simla. The collection is a delightful blend of folklore, myth, and everyday life, offering readers a rich tapestry of narratives. The tales explore themes such as the supernatural, morality, and the interconnectedness of humans with nature. Through the characters and situations presented in the stories, readers are introduced to the customs, beliefs, and values of the Himalayan communities. The storytelling is infused with a sense of wonder and magic, transporting readers to a world where gods and spirits coexist with ordinary people. "Simla Village Tales" not only entertains with its enchanting stories but also serves as a cultural archive, preserving the oral traditions of the Himalayan villages. The collection is a testament to the enduring power of storytelling as a means of passing down wisdom, preserving heritage, and fostering a sense of community among the people of the Himalayas. This book is copyright free and can be downloaded free of cost.

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