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Comprising of around 20, names in total, The Penguin Book Of Hindu Names is an extensively researched book that not only aims to help parents name their babies armed with the full knowledge of what the name stands for, but also seeks to help people, both scholars and curious readers, in understanding the in-depth meaning of different names. In addition to being an author of interesting books spanning topics related to mythology, animal welfare, and law, Maneka Gandhi is involved in Indian politics and environmental issues as well.
Born on the 26th of August, , she has worked tirelessly for various social issues like child labour, animal protection, rights for the disabled, and protection of historical buildings. Maneka Gandhi attended Lawrence School, Sanawar. In , she married Sanjay Gandhi, who later passed away in a plane crash. She now resides with her son, Varun Gandhi, in Delhi. Certified Buyer , Pune. Certified Buyer , Bangalore. Explore Plus. Enter pincode. Usually delivered in days?
Maneka Gandhi. About Maneka Gandhi In addition to being an author of interesting books spanning topics related to mythology, animal welfare, and law, Maneka Gandhi is involved in Indian politics and environmental issues as well. Frequently Bought Together. The Hindu Book of Hindu Names. Modern Baby Names for a New India. Add 3 Items to Cart. Rate Product. An excellent book by Maneka. You can see the painstaking work and research carried out to bring this book.
It gives us Sanskrit names with a very meaningful insight on each of them. This is also a better value for money deal than buying separate books for boys' and girls' names. Karthik Meenakshisundaram Certified Buyer Jun, Book is well researched and a result of detailed study, It covers almost every Hindu name with it's meaning, origin and the holy books where it's reference have occurred.
If you are looking for an authentic study on Hindu Names and detailed explanation of meanings then this is perfect choice. Actually it is very exhaustive list, but the way names are spelled, it is very painful to read them.
Not useful, instead searching names was easier and fun on the Internet. I bought this book, and was a waste of time and money. This book is not practical or useful if you are looking to search a name for your new born. Parveen Sharma Jun, Not enough girl names. Pronunciation is not described clearly. There are names which have derogatory meanings. Do not buy this product if you have easy access to the Internet. It seems like the book is written by someone who does not understand Sanskrit completely.
There are names just for the sake of filling up the book. Have doubts regarding this product? Post your question. Safe and Secure Payments. Easy returns. Back to top.
Penguin Book of Hindu Names