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Hanuman in Lanka

Hanuman in Lanka

(Penguin Petit)

Devdutt Pattanaik
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We all know how Hanuman wreaked havoc upon the golden city of Lanka when he visited Sita as Ram’s messenger. But what a lot of us aren’t familar with are the insightful conversations they had then.

From discussing the difference between how Vanaras and Manavas think, to discussing the moralistic details of situations, this discourse between Sita and Hanuman is both unexpected and thought-provoking.

An interesting insight into one of the most popular sections of the epic, the Sundar Kand, Hanuman in Lanka is riveting, enlightening, and entertaining, as all of Devdutt Pattanaik’s writing is.

Imprint: Penguin

Published: Oct/2017

Length : 20 Pages

MRP : ₹15.00

Hanuman in Lanka

(Penguin Petit)

Devdutt Pattanaik

We all know how Hanuman wreaked havoc upon the golden city of Lanka when he visited Sita as Ram’s messenger. But what a lot of us aren’t familar with are the insightful conversations they had then.

From discussing the difference between how Vanaras and Manavas think, to discussing the moralistic details of situations, this discourse between Sita and Hanuman is both unexpected and thought-provoking.

An interesting insight into one of the most popular sections of the epic, the Sundar Kand, Hanuman in Lanka is riveting, enlightening, and entertaining, as all of Devdutt Pattanaik’s writing is.

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Devdutt Pattanaik

Devdutt Pattanaik is the author of over 25 books and over 500 articles on the relevance of mythology in modern times. He worked in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries for 15 years before devoting all his time to his passion for decoding beliefs of all cultures, modern and ancient, located beneath the veneer of rationality. Extremely knowledgeable and exceptionally insightful, Pattanaik also boasts of the added skill of simplifying his mythological accounts into delightful reads that engage young readers. He is the master storyteller of the very popular Fun in Devlok series and Pashu

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