As a mischievous youngster, the monkey god Hanuman’s power to shrink and expand, and to leap immense distances, was always landing him in trouble. Finally, the village elders cast a spell, leaving him unaware of his mystical powers. Only when compelled to rescue King Rama’s wife Sita from the clutches of the ten-headed demon Ravana, does Hanuman rediscover his amazing abilities. This exciting introduction to a beloved Hindu myth entertains readers of all ages.
About the Author
Joshua Greene is an author, filmmaker and communications consultant specializing in issues of faith. Greene has written a broad range of books from his acclaimed examination of the spirituality of Beatles guitarist George Harrison: Here Comes the Sun: The Spiritual and Musical Journey of George Harrison, to WITNESS: Voices from the Holocaust and his work with Mandala on Hanuman: The Heroic Monkey God. Joshua Greene currently resides in New York City.