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Daughter of the Ganges

Asha MiroМЃ

Daughter of the Ganges

a memoir

by Asha MiroМЃ

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Atria Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miró, Asha, -- 1967-,
  • Adoptees -- Spain -- Catalonia -- Biography,
  • Adoptees -- India -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAsha Miró ; translated by Jamal Mahjoub.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsMiró, Asha, 1967-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV874.82.M57 A313 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17931190M
    ISBN 100743286723
    LC Control Number2006040791

    La hija del Ganges es el hermoso testimonio de una experiencia insólita, que significó el reencuentro de esta joven y valiente mujer con una tierra que ella creía perdida para siempre. Junto a sus palabras, como feliz contrapunto, están las páginas mas emotivas del diario de la madre adoptiva. This powerful memoir tracing a young woman's journey into her past is a deeply affecting story about love, fate and the true meaning of belonging. 'Your father and I wanted to have the children which nature could not give us, and you were clamouring for the parents you were denied. Now we have come.

      Gertrude Ganges Powell, daughter of the late Williard Ganges, Sr. and Anna Ganges, was born on April 9, in Trenton, New Jersey. She departed this life . The Ganges – 2, km long and a source of water for at least million people – is known by many names. In Sanskrit texts the river has been called “eternally pure”, “a light amid the darkness of ignorance”, and “daughter of the Lord of Himalaya”.

      Buy Daughter of the Ganges by Asha Miro, Jamal Mahjoub from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Lo que La Hija del Ganges nos entrega son unas memorias llenas de ternura, que hablan de una experiencia tan importante como la adopción y la búsqueda de las propias raíces. Lo que Asha encontró en India esta ahora en su corazón y en estas magnificas paginas de La hija del Ganges, un libro que nos ensena a buscar y esperar siempre lo.


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"Daughter of the Ganges" is one of the few non-fiction books I have read, and liked. It is a memoir of Asha, who is adopted from an christian orphange in Bombay at the age of Daughter of the Ganges book, by Miro couple of Barcelona/5.

Daughter of the Ganges a Memoir by Asha Miro is the story of a young adult traveling to the place of her birth-rural India one of fate and self-discovery, picking it up should have meant a tale that would have engrossed my imagination, made me laugh and cry and find new meaning of life, it didn’t/5(10).

Reading Group Guide 1. In Book One of Daughter of the Ganges, Asha juxtaposes her own story with her mother's journal entries from twenty 2. Throughout the book, Asha describes the ways in which she feels herself to be both Indian and European.

How does her 3. Daughter of the Ganges a Memoir by Asha Miro is the story of a young adult traveling to the place of her birth-rural India one of fate and self-discovery, picking it up should have meant a tale that would have engrossed my imagination, made me laugh and cry and find new meaning of life, it didn’t/5.

Already a bestseller in Europe, Daughter of the Ganges has also inspired a documentary and a major European cartoon series with seven-year-old Asha as its protagonist. Please visit the author's website at ed on: J   Already a bestseller in Europe, Daughter of the Ganges has also inspired a documentary and a major European cartoon series with seven-year-old Asha as its protagonist.

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Daughter of the Ganges explores the emotional journey of one young woman adopted in Spain at aged 6 years, as she travels back to India the country of her birth. The book invites the reader to share the emotional journey of Asha as she travels back to the town of her birth and unravels the story of how she came to be adopted, whilst her older sister remained living in India/5(7).

The first part of her story of her search for her blood family, Daughter of the Ganges, became a No.1 bestseller in her adopted country and inspired a cartoon series, with a seven-year-old Asha as its protagonist.

Asha also has a growing international profile for her work as a spokesperson on adoption. This book is actually two books in one, the first being Daughter of the Ganges, which tells of Asha's initial journey back to India to find trace back the steps to her life in a Catholic orphanage, to the second book, Two Faces of the Moon, where she finds a sister she never knew exisited and realises that she has a whole "other" life that needs to be explored in detail/5(4).

Daughter of the Ganges: a memoir. [Asha Miró] -- An Indian woman recounts her s adoption by a Catalan family and her visit to her home country to uncover her native roots, a personal journey during which she discovered her rural hometown.

Daughter of the Ganges, originally published in Spain, the country in which Miró was raised from a small child, is an intimate look into one woman’s quest to uncover her origins. The memoir is actually comprised of two separate books: the first covers Miró’s first venture into India; the second her return trip with a documentary team.

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Interspersed with fragments of a diary in which Asha's mother lovingly recorded her adopted daughter's gradual discovery of a strange new world, it is easy to see why Daughter of the Ganges became a No.1 bestseller in Asha's adopted country of Spain. Here, for the first time, this extraordinary story is.

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Uploaded by Unknown on January 6, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Daughter of the Ganges is a moving, 2-part account of the Asha Miro’s search for her roots in India, from where she was taken as an almost 7- year old to be adopted by a loving couple from Barcelona, Spain.

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