Staff Picks (40)

 
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Tales of Birbal
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Birbal had proved himself to be the most reliable minister at court, time and again. He dispensed justice, dealt diplomatically with other rulers, led military expeditions and composed poetry. In addition, he also rescued Akbar from the dangers of arrogance and unfettered power. Most importantly, he made the Great Mughal laugh. Birbal, a real person with the name 'Maheshdas', was one of the 'nine gems' of court advisers of Akbar the Great. He also composed poetry by the pen n...
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Wit and Wisdom at Akbar's Court
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It takes a wise man to recognise another's wisdom. While his courtiers were jealous of Birbal, the emperor was quick to notice his agile mind. While the two men loathed hypocrisy and deceit; they also relished a good joke....
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Tales of Birbal
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Rated for All ages
English-American
Rogues and scoundrels were forced to tread carefully - even the exalted emperor was not spared when he erred - for Birbal, Akbar's able minister, was at hand to dispense justice. Part detective, part psychologist, he never failed to nab a wrongdoer. His methods might have been unorthodox - he once summoned a tree as the key witness in a case - but he never failed to get the desired results....
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The Adventures of Akbar's Favourite Minister
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Rated for All ages
English-American
Birbal, whose real name was 'Maheshdas', was one of the 'nine gems' of court advisers of Akbar the Great. He composed poetry by another pen name 'Brahma'. He led a famous expedition into faraway Afghanistan and managed to subdue the turbulence there. Hearing the news of his death there, Akbar burst forth: "Birbal, you always gave the helpless whatever you had. I am helpless now and yet you have left nothing for me!" Birbal's name however does not rest on these achievements. H...
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Tales of Birbal
#EMACKC000557
Rated for All ages
English-American
Birbal, a real person with the name 'Maheshdas', was one of the 'nine gems' of court advisers of Akbar the Great. He also composed poetry by the pen name 'Brahma'. He led an expedition into faraway Afghanistan and managed to subdue the turbulence there. Hearing the news of his death there, Akbar burst forth: "Birbal, you always gave the helpless whatever you had. I am helpless now and yet you have left nothng for me!" Birbal's name however does not rest on these achievements....
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The Master Psychologist
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English-American
Birbal, a real person with the name 'Maheshdas', was one of the 'nine gems' of court advisers of Akbar the Great. He also composed poetry by the pen name 'Brahma'. He led an expedition into faraway Afghanistan and managed to subdue the turbulence there. Hearing the news of his death there, Akbar burst forth: "Birbal, you always gave the helpless whatever you had. I am helpless now and yet you have left nothng for me!"...
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A Friend, Philosopher and Guide to Akbar
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English-UK
Only Birbal could outwit Akbar and get away with it....
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Collecting Old Testament Comics
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This is a bundle of following titles: The Beginning, Moses, Exodus, Joshua, Samson, Elijah, David, Esther, and Jonah. All titles included in the bundle will be automatically downloaded when you buy this bundle. Save 33% off when buying as a bundle!...
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The incredible story of the Incarnation - God become flesh....
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The early years of Christ plus special section on the prophetess Anna....