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Tales from India Gallery

The illustrations on this gallery were created for Tales from India, written by Jamila Gavin and published by Templar Publishing in 2011.

“Come on a journey with renowned storyteller Jamila Gavin as she writes of great floods, legendary romances, and epic battles between good and evil. This new collection of Hindu tales, including the birth of the gods, tales of creation, and the arrival of humans, is illuminated by Amanda Hall’s exquisite artwork, which reflects the influence of both classical and contemporary Indian art.”
— The School Librarian

Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 1 ‘Lord Brahma had opened his eyes’
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 2 ‘How the World Began’
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 6 ‘The Birth of Lord Krishna’
 Illustration 8 ‘The Battle of Eighteen Days’
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 3 ‘An angel appeared carrying a goblet’
Illustration 9 ‘The small, deformed, black-skinned man bowed submissively before him’
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 5 ‘The fish spoke to Manu in a loud and solemn voice’
Tales from India by Jamila Gavin Gallery. Illustration 4 ‘How Lord Shiva became Blue Throated’
Illustration 7 “Noble princess, I come from Rama”