Join Maya and Rajan as they take you on a photographic journey to North India and explore the wonders of our world. Readers will experience the Taj Mahal, explore ancient forts, ride an elephant, learn about traditional arts and crafts and gain cultural understanding.
Maya and Rajan go to North India introduces young children to the concept of a bi-cultural heritage. Maya and Rajan have the opportunity to learn about their Indian heritage on this trip. As they grow up, they will learn that they are bi-cultural (Asian Indian and American) and they will learn how to weave their bi-cultural heritage into an identity that celebrates both. They will understand the richness of their heritage and about important people like their extended family. The book also introduces their Indian cultural heritage to their friends and other children.
The Maya and Rajan series of multicultural books are designed to introduce young children to the world of Diversity and Inclusion and help them navigate the global village in which they live. Each book in the series is designed to introduce a topic that young children will encounter and includes a discussion guide for both teachers and parents to help them continue the dialogue.