Book Review: ‘Immortal’ by Krishna Udayasankar
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Book Review: ‘Immortal’ by Krishna Udayasankar

Immortal by Krishna Udayasankar is an amazing adventurous tale set in different parts of the Indian subcontinent. The story told in this book unfolds in such a way that readers get hooked to the plot from the first page itself. Additionally, the author keeps the readers thoroughly engaged with an interesting and engaging plot. The … Continue reading

Book Review: ‘The Curse of Brahma’ by ‘Jagmohan Bhanver’
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Book Review: ‘The Curse of Brahma’ by ‘Jagmohan Bhanver’

As a lover of books based on Indian mythology, I opened Jagmohan Bhanver’s The Curse of Brahma with a bit of apprehension. And, there was a certain reason behind that. Lately, a number of retelling of Indian mythologies had disappointed me. But, to my own surprise, this book captured my attention in the Prologue and … Continue reading

Karna: The Unsung Hero of the Mahabharata
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Karna: The Unsung Hero of the Mahabharata

There are a number of books which have been written on the character of Karna, the tragic hero of Mahabharata. In fact, his character is the most explored subject in Mahabharata related literature. Latest in this list is Karna: The Unsung Hero of the Mahabharata by Umesh Kotru and Ashutosh Zutshi, published by Leadstart Publishing … Continue reading

Adventures of a Pregnant King
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Adventures of a Pregnant King

The Pregnant King by Devdutt Pattanaik is a many-faceted novel. It is a complex but brilliantly written mythological tale. The book has a controlled intricate narrative structure. The readers can experience and enjoy both the lyricism and fine intelligence of the structure and narrative technique of this book. Though the book is fun-filled and magical, … Continue reading

Book Review: ‘The Winds of Hastinapur’ by Sharath Komarraju
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Book Review: ‘The Winds of Hastinapur’ by Sharath Komarraju

My Rating**** ‘The Winds of Hastinapur’ by Sharath Komarraju is the first book of one more series based on the grand old epic Mahabharata. The distinguishing feature of this new series is that it concentrates on the ladies rather than the well known men of the epic. While the narrative of Draupadi has been retold … Continue reading