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DetailsThey say a picture is worth a thousand words. We agree. We say that a single alphabet is worth a hundred words. You will agree."INDIA:An Alphabet Ride" uses illustrations and A, B, C to tell you everything you neded to know about the country without the boredom of formal textbooks.Get ready for a thrilling ride through India's states and cities, visit its heritage sites, learn about its customs, tast the diverse food and dance to its many festivals and sounds. LEARNING ABOUT INDIA WAS NEVER SO MUCH FUN! "A Wonderful Concept." - RUSKIN BOND.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: SHALLU JINDAL is a New Delhi based multitalented, charismatic and accomplished personality of subtle substance and sophisticated style. She believes and excels in meaningful and wide ranging, 'direct to the deserving' social, charitable and welfare activity and is a philanthropist in her own right. She appreciates art, promotes culture and has worked relentlessly towards becoming arguably, one of the leading exponents of the great Indian classical dance of Kuchipudi. She is married to Naveen Jindal, leading steel baron & Chairman of Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL). Besides Indian classical dance, her interests encompass art & culture, interior design and decoration and social activism. Additionally, promoting the legacy of the National Flag amongst the masses, especially youth, as an abiding symbol of the country's sovereignty, spirit and strength, (in tandem with her husband) is another of her pulsating interests. As part of the delegation which was focusing on cancer awareness, she successfully scaled the highest summit of Africa - Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.Shallu Jindal is Co-chairperson of JSPL foundation, Chairperson of National Bal Bhawan and Vice-President of Flag Foundation of India. Books:About Freedom Book: 'Freedom' compiled by Shallu Jindal brings together the words and ideas of a nation as diverse as India. It is a tribute to the legendary men and women who contributed to India's independence. At the same time, the book expresses what Indians feel for India. The message of the book is of secularism, unity and brotherhood. It is a celebration of all that is Indian - and makes for a perfect gift book for all times.About Tiranga Book-The Tricolour is a common factor of inspiration for every Indian it is indeed a true expression of pride for our mother land. To take this victory beyond pure symbolism and translate it into action, Flag Foundation of India is undertaking various projects motivating the people of our country to draw inspiration from the National Flag and work for the betterment of the nation.ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR: PRIYA KURIAN: She is a children's book writer -illustrator and an animator who now lives in Kochi. A graduate of NID, Ahmedabad, she has directed educational films for the Children's Film Society of India and the Sesame Street television show in India. She had illustrated numerous books with various publishers. Starting her career as a student illustrator with "I'm so sleepy", the first of Tulika's Baby Bahadur Books.
SKU Code PRK B 4694 Weight in Kg 0.3500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9788181582324 Author Name SHALLU JINDAL. Illustrations PRIYA KURIYAN Publisher Name Natraj Publishers