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19 Nov 2006

Mozart-fest without the Mozart

Flowering_Tree.pngBy Andrew Clark [Financial Times, 19 November 2006]

An impoverished Indian girl transforms herself into a tree so that she can sell her blossoms at the prince’s palace. The prince falls in love with her and they marry, but a jealous sister strips the tree of its branches, consigning the girl to the netherworld.

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