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AVEGA : Breaking down myths

The Arrival of Vasco da Gama retells the story of the Portuguese explorer coming to IndiaImage Credit: The Cloud Battle Ravana abducting SitaImage Credit: The Betrayal Kaikeyi with her wet nurseImage Credit: Intrigue, the chess game from Avega — ... 4 Traders, 2 weeks ago
The Hindu

An epic venture, warts and all

A laudable project but one that never quite takes the leap from story board to graphic novel. Reading Chandrahasam is like going through the story board of a spectacular historical fiction movie. Illustrator Balashanmugan treats us to ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Puppetry comes out of history's shadows

Bhubaneswar: Ravana Chhaya, a shadow puppetry form of Odisha dating back to the 5th century BC, is no more limited to stories of Ravan abducting Sita or the fierce battle between Ram and Ravan. The mythological characters have been replaced by ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Times of India

When Macbeth becomes just another Ravana ...

Acclaimed koodiyattam artist Margi Madhu, recently in Delhi to perform at the Ramlila festival hosted by IGNCA, explains why the art is in a precarious place today. Are you happy with the limited popularity of koodiyattam today? It is impossible ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Abduction of sita

Upcoming SlideShare Loading in... 5 1. ABDUCTION OF SITA 2. Ravana went to Maricha to ask for help on how he could have Sita. 3. But Ravana did not easily convinced Maricha. Later on, Maricha agreed to help Ravana in the abduction of Sita. ...
 SlideShare.net6 hours ago

6th century Ramayana discovered in Kolkata - twist in the story intrigues scholars

The new 6th century Ramayana discovered at a Sanskrit library in Kolkata has the potential to widen our understanding of this Indian epic. India Today A 6th-century manuscript of Ramayana, which focuses on the separation of Rama and Sita ...
 Sott.net1 month ago 6th-century Ramayana found in Kolkata, stuns scholars  Times of India1 month ago 6th century Ramayana found in Kolkata library  Gulf News1 month ago
Mid Day

Devdutt Pattanaik Column: A lesson from Ravana

By Devdutt Pattanaik | Posted 1 hour After striking Ravana with a fatal arrow, Ram tells Lakshman to go to Ravana and seek knowledge from him for he is an educated brahmin, his faults notwithstanding. But Ravana turns his face away from Lakshman ...
 Mid Day1 month ago

Changing times: Pakistan's 'Kashmir Day' observance reduced to mere ritual

An opinion poll among its readers conducted by the influential Dawn newspaper on February 5, observed in Pakistan as Kashmir Day, asking Do you believe in observing Kashmir Day? brought forth over 86 percent "No" and 14.38 percent "Yes". The ...
 South Asia Monitor18 hours ago

The Bangladesh opportunity

This week, I am visiting Bangladesh as part of my first international trip in 2016. Why did I choose Bangladesh? Bangladesh's growing economy and rising consumer demand make it a place where US businesses want to compete. US companies are ...
 South Asia Monitor22 hours ago First female officer commands police parade in Bangladesh  South Asia Monitor1 week ago Not export money abroad  South Asia Monitor1 week ago Bangladeshi asylum seekers to Europe on the rise  South Asia Monitor2 weeks ago

The problem of plenty in Bhutan

Bhutan is faced with the problem of abundant waters. While the country has one of the highest per capita water availability in the world, accessibility for various purposes is fast becoming a growing challenge. Experts formulating the National ...
 South Asia Monitor22 hours ago
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