The Wit and Wisdom of Ancient Goa

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Compiled by: José Lourenço
Illustrated by Mário de Miranda

Spiral Bound | pp. 732 | 2015 | Amazing Goa Publications

The Wit and Wisdom of Ancient Goa illustrations by the most iconic and celebrated Goan cartoonist, Mário de Miranda is a desk calendar having satirical wit and profundity of 366 Konkani proverbs.

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The proverbs of Konkani culture bear witness to a simpler time when morality and ethics were taught through metaphors from Nature – the animals, birds, flowers, fruits, hills and rivers of a bountiful Goa.

The quirks and follies of Man are tersely expressed with biting wit and even the passage of kings and nations through our tiny but significant land of Goa are inscribed in our aphorisms forever.

In this desk calendar, the satirical wit and profundity of 366 Konkani proverbs stand alongside the illustrations of the most iconic and celebrated Goan cartoonist, Mário de Miranda. The proverbs and cartoons will ensure you start your day with a smile, sometimes a hearty laugh, and a gem of ancient Goan wisdom.

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Compiled by:

José Lourenço
Illustrator: Mário de Miranda

Binding:

Spiral Bound

Year of Publication:

2015

Pages:

732

Publisher:

Amazing Goa Publications

Edition:

First

Condition:

New

Country of Origin:

India

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