• Mythology: Indian Mythology, Gods, Goddesses, and Stories

  • By: Kelly Mass
  • Narrated by: Miriam Webster
  • Length: 3 hrs and 31 mins
  • 4.9 out of 5 stars (101 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Have you ever wondered about the gods and goddesses in Hindu religion? Have you wondered about what goes on in a country where over a billion people live? Well, you’re at the right place.

In this comprehensive guide to Indian mythology, you will listen to various aspects of what they used to worship and still worship in this subcontinent with its vast history. You will hear about the Hindu epics and stories, the deities in their respective forms, and so much more.

Go on a journey with Lord Krishna to the mysterious unknown in the Mahabharata, the large collection of tales that entail his endeavors. Learn more about Hinduism in general, the cultural background, how it applies to these days, and how they celebrate events and symbols they value.

Begin now.

©2019 Kelly Mass (P)2020 Kelly Mass
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: History

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Appreciate it

I appreciate books like this. They have a wealth of information about the background, stories, and the beliefs of ancient cultures such as Indian culture, a country with over a billion people and a rich history. I've always marvelled at the mystery of India and the gods and goddesses they used to believe in, as well as the Hindu, Krishna, or Sikh beliefs that are present there now. This book is a nice book to listen to. It teaches you a lot about those cultures and beliefs, and goes into detail where you're wondering what strange, epic stories were told about heroes and heroines.

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India has it

India has so many mysterious and magical stories, so I think it's a great way to learn more about the culture. This book was written by someone who knows a lot about it. The narrator sounded professional. I don't have any complaints. I enjoyed it.

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One hot mess!

Although there might be a significant understanding of Hindu beliefs buried somewhere in this endeavor, the hideously assemblage is further buried by the amateurish narration. In a composition of this type, one expects the speaker to have, at least, a basic notion of how to properly pronounce the major names and concepts. The mispronounciations and constant hesitations distract from the content. Skip this one.

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Excellent

I guess the first several pages were my favorite ones, because the whole idea that the subtitle refers to, is discussed. All the basics are here. Later on in the book, more depth gets included, and I think this is what makes it so great.

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Interesting

Interesting to read more about the legends these Indians made up and believed in. Good stuff.

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  • 02-17-22

Great content, poor narration

Well researched and well written.
Poorly narrated, big gaps before pronouncing non-English words/names/places.
Pronunciation was butchered at times!