Myths Legends & Sagas

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Book Review: Ram – Scion of Ikshvaku by Amish Tripathi

Here’s my take on Ram – Scion of Ikshvaku by Amish Tripathi. BLURB Ram Rajya. The Perfect Land. But perfection has a price. He paid that price. 3400 BCE. INDIA Ayodhya is weakened by divisions. A terrible war has taken its toll. The damage runs deep. The demon King of Lanka, Raavan, does not impose …

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Book Review: Carthick’s Unfairy Tales by T F Carthick

Here’s my take on Carthick’s Unfairy Tales by T F Carthick. BLURB An evil dragon. A damsel in distress. A concerned father seeking a savior. A hero galloping off to the rescue – a knight in shining armor. Now THAT is stuff of fairy tales.  But what if the father’s real concern is for the …

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Book Review: Abhaya by Saiswaroopa Iyer

Here’s my take on Abhaya by Saiswaroopa Iyer. BLURB A tale set in the times of Mahabharata. An assertive and idealistic Princess Abhaya meets the enigmatic Krishna Vaasudeva. A bereaved Dhatri, pursued by her own family is saved by Lord Bhauma. When subverted religion becomes a tool in the hands of power thirsty and strikes …

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