The Demon Slayers and Other Stories (Paperback)

Bengali Folk Tales (International Folk Tales)

By Sayantani DasGupta, Shamita Das DasGupta (Joint Author)

Interlink Publishing Group, 9781566561563, 167pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1994

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Description

A collection of Bengali folk tales. Among the stories of princes, devata (deities) and bloodthirsty rashash (demons), stories of women's lives and images emerge. Women and their goddeses bring to life not only the nurturing Bengali motherland itself, but demons as well.