ARJUNA BY ANUJA CHANDRAMOULI PDF
Notable works, Arjuna: Saga of a Pandava Warrior Prince (). Anuja Chandramouli (born ) is an Indian author of fantasy and historical fiction. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Anuja Chandramouli is a full-time mother of two lovely girls, as well as a part-time writer. Her academic credentials include a . arjuna saga of a pandava warrior prince anuja chandramouli. Sat, 22 Dec GMT arjuna saga of a pandava pdf – Ancient. Hindu wars are the.
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Arjunas Quest for Celestial Weapons. Saga of a Pandava Warrior-Prince. It could had been a brighter book, had the author tried more to prod into the psyche of Arjuna and retold everything through his emotions rather than retelling what is well known. This book, while a retelling of the Mahabharata, tries to shift the focus subtly towards Arjuna. However, did it provide occasions to pause and debate or throw a light on a philosophical perspective, or bring out innermost conflicts of Arjuna other than those well-known at battlefield?
The story starts with the birth of Arjuna, a boon from the Wind God to Kunti and tells us about the childhood of Arjuna, his escapades as a talented marksmen and the adventures that ensues amongst the Pandava brothers. So, while picking up this book, I had really high expectation from it. Three of her novels, Arjuna: Anyway, I’d rate it 3. Despite some shortfalls I would recommend this book to all readers interested in Indian Mythology as it delivers lot of important information about Arjuna and other characters of Mahabharata.
Panchali only solidified that unit. I would in fact reccommend that the author maybe go back to this book and re-write it with improved writing, structure, detail, description, etc. A fresh perspective told with imagination and wonderful language makes this a must read book. The cover of the book is excellent.
If he was just another warrior prince who happened to be a good friend of Lord Krishna and had Lord Krishna always by his side to bail him out of troubleswhy would the Lord choose Arjuna to impart the divine knowledge?
Here’s how terms and conditions apply. View all chsndramouli comments. All the while, I came across bits and pieces of short stories, which are part of the main story, the very thought getting to know the entire story was very much thrilling.
Now coming to my view about the book, it was written in simple cnandramouli, which is quite too simple for me.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Excerpts from Solomon Says: Chandramouli has stayed true to the spirit of Mahabharat.
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Anuja has very nicely portrayed the might of the powerful warrior prince Arjun. Arjuna brought me to back to India. The author could have easily glossed over the fact, like so many of us Indians like to do we like Arjuna damn too much to not ignore his failings. On the whole, I did not understand whether the author glorified him or trolled him! People need to give some credit to the author for presenting the facts and not modifying it for her own benefit.
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In the book, the author has not added much of her own. The relation which Arjun share with Drupadi is disregarded. Drawing her creative inspiration from the epic’s timeless track record of sustenance chandramluli centuries of retelling, Anuja chose to debut as a storyteller with the immortal and eternally captivating saga of Arjuna, the non pareil hero.
Sequencing of 21 chapters in this odd pages book has been done superbly. Similar problems figure at different places within the book and many times you would wonder where is Arjuna in all this?
Arjuna: Saga of a Pandava Warrior-Prince by Anuja Chandramouli
When u see our history there’s a lot which has been said and written and some people have come up with their own point of views.
The auspicious omen that surrounded his birth and the foretold future that destined for a greatness and heroism, all of these is told beautifully in this book.
Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? Then, we all have this onerous task and responsibility of passing these stories and lessons on to our next generations. Though this book tells the same tale it is surely a different take on it and hence should be read with a fresh mind and open perspective.
I somehow loved the ending a lot. Ambalika is so appalled by the sight of the unkempt sage Vyasa that she closes her eyes during their union.
They’re in fact very similar, but opposite sides of the same coin. But I liked it, because if the story didn’t point out his faults, I wouldn’t have liked it. On the whole, the cover design in woody is texture. To ask other readers questions about Arjunaplease sign up. Goodreads helps you keep track of anujja you want to read.
A human Arjuna – The Hindu
Large parts of the book, though well written, are just another version of the well known epic. Arjuna is my favorite of the Pandavas. Indian Mythology has always interested me.