Story of Warriors: Excerpt from ‘Two-Epics-In-One’

India’s favourite mythologist, Devdutt Pattanaik, is back! Get a double dose of his masterpieces in a gorgeous flipbook to get another perspective into Mahabharata and Ramayana. Here’s an excerpt from one half of the book – The Boys Who Fought – depicting the Pandavas as they prepare for one of their many heroic battles:  …

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Who was Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai?

Travelling into the stark deserts of Kutch, I Saw Myself by Shabnam Virmani and Vipul Rikhi explores the contemporary presence of epic love legends of the region, such as Sohini-Mehar and Sasui-Punhu, brought to throbbing verse by the powerful eighteenth-century Sufi poet Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai. As the authors travel to villages to meet folk singers…

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Meet the Characters from ‘Wish I Could Tell You’

Anusha is disillusioned and heartbroken, she finds herself struggling to work for WeDonate.com, a charity. On the opposing side is Ananth who finds no cause to be too small to support. They can’t escape each other when their lives entangle in a way that moving together is the only solution. Meet the complex characters from Durjoy…

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6 Lesser-Known Facts behind Everyday Ingredients!

As the Indian middleclass discovers the world it finds that it has money to spend, that new prosperity is finding its first expression in its food choices. This is a book that focuses on Indians in the kitchen. It looks at the ingredients that have become available to us, and traces the history of many…

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