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Indexing: Reflections (Indexing, Book 2) by Seanan McGuire

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By Seanan McGuire

“For her to like me, she needed to be prepared to kill me. anything may exhibit that her center used to be untrue.”

The fight opposed to not-so-charming storybook narratives isn’t the single complicating consider Henrietta “Henry” Marchen’s lifestyles. As a part of the ATI administration Bureau staff keeping the area from fairy stories long gone awry, she’s juggling her undesirable new prestige as a Snow White, facing a in all probability harmful Pied Piper, and wrangling a such a lot not easy depraved stepsister—along with a budding courting with Jeff, her teammate.

But while a twisted, vicious Cinderella breaks out of felony and wreaks havoc, issues move from disillusioned to lethal. And as soon as Henry realizes a person is making an attempt to take advantage of her to break the realm, her tale turns into faraway from over—and this one will possibly not have a fortunately ever after.

Indexing: Reflections is ny instances bestselling writer Seanan McGuire’s carrying on with new city myth, the place every thing you suggestion you knew approximately fairy stories will get became on its head.

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Nat pwes (various through the year) At gatherings such as the Brother Lords Festival in Taungbyon, music, dance, inebriation, and gambling are part of the day’s events as the 37 nat spirits are invoked, worshipped, and petitioned (see pp136–7). Taunggyi Balloon Festival (November) Balloons of all shapes and sizes are exhibited and flown during the day, while ear-splitting explosions rent the night sky over Taunggyi when elaborately decorated giant paper balloons packed with fireworks are let loose over the heads of cheering crowds (see p172).

Shortly after their coronation, to eliminate any potential threat to their rule, the couple oversaw the killing of scores of young royals in a massacre that outraged world opinion. The British called for regime change, but finally it was a dispute over timber taxes on Scottish teak importers that ignited the third, and decisive, Anglo-Burmese war of 1885. This time, the Konbaung king offered no more British soldiers at the Shwedagon Pagoda, First Anglo-Burmese War 1800 1825 1862 Exiled Bahadur Shah Zafar, India’s last Mughal emperor emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar dies in Rangoon 1850 1824 First Anglo- 1826 Treaty of Yandabo 1852 Second 1859 Mindon Burmese War between the British East India Company and the King of Inwa (Ava) Anglo-Burmese War; British seize and expand Rangoon moves capital to Mandalay T H E H I S T O R Y O F M YA N M A R than token resistance to the army that steamed up the Ayeyarwady.

Applying gold leaf Gold leaf is among the favorite donations of Burmese Buddhists. In some famous shrines, it is applied directly by pilgrims. However, only men are allowed to do this. Vipassana Literally “seeing through the veil of ignorance,” Vipassana is a form of meditation aimed at promoting insight and concentration. It had a great revival in Burma in the early 20th century. Merit making Merit (punya in Sanskrit) derives from all good thoughts and actions, and contributes towards a person’s spiritual liberation.

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