Asura: Tale of the Vanquished is Anand Neelakantan’s debut novel. It was published by Leadstart Publishing on 14th May This mythological fiction depicts. Asura: Tale of the vanquished started off promisingly with an interesting premise. Why did Anand Neelakantan choose to tell the story of Asura from two. 14 Jul Book Review # Asura – The Tale of the Vanquished By Anand Neelakantan. Posted by Pradeep T. As I started reading this book, I was in a.
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This book is really a treat to my audacious views!!! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. But the writing was simply terrible. However, as much as I have been able to deduce, it is a good book and a nice take on the so-called “evil’s” point of view. Yet, spare me a moment and hear my story, for I am Bhadra, the Asura, and my life is the tale of the loser. An OTP has been send to your mobile. Since I don’t want to reveal spoilers, suffice it to say that the book has adequately explained Ravana’s lineage.
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Asura: Tale of the Vanquished | Anand Neelakantan | Book Review
By that logic, Rama too could have been an Asura prince? Mar 22, Sreejoni Nag rated it it was amazing.
This book is one of the few books that moved me to tears. It is when that Ravana, by one action, changes the history of the world.
He has no clue what was happening and why was happening. DNA ranked him as one among the 6 most remarkable writers of the year But when it comes to our well-loved epics, we judge good and evil.
It is indeed very difficult to hold the plot without dropping the firmness of it for a whole pages and the author has more or less neelakantaj in doing so. After reading the blurb I honestly felt that this book is going to give us a different perspective of Ravana and we could see the things as visualized by him.
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As the author himself proclaims at the end of the book “And in the pages of history, as always, it is the version told by the victors, that lives on. But this inspires me to understand slokas of Ramayana in more detail ndelakantan judging more about the book.
Lakshmana will be executed by the orders of Lord Rama, because people accused Lakshmana for not taking care of Sita mata in the forests. I found myself speed reading and wanting to forget what I had read. I am not saying that it was bad but somewhere I felt it lacked the wow factor. What is the meaning of Dasamukha is superbly narrated here! Traditionalists are likely to get offended, so please don’t read this neelakanta. I looked up for the book on Google and came to know it was the story of Ravana – his version.
Asura: Tale Of The Vanquished
Arthla Sangram Sindhu Gatha – Part 1. Dikisahkan dengan sudut pandang orang pertama, bergantian antara Rahwana wnand abdi setianya, Bhadra. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
Being born in the historic city of Agra does more to you than just Taj Mahal, it nurtures you in a society where Ram is enacted, glorified, worshipped and loved. Though Ravana is the most popular villain in our Indian mythology, the author has portrayed him as a character who seems more humane than a villain.
Of late, vilifying Sri Rama and showing hindu faith in poor light is a fad in this nation, some feminists did it, some communists did it, some people who call themselves the protectors of the oppressed sections of the society did it in fact some of them do it even now and now this anad also does it.
Please try again later. I expected to end this book either hating or loving Ravana as represented on the pages. Sep 06, No epics will ever be written about me. Consequently, it posed little threat to the faithful as a challenger to uproot the deep-rooted values inculcated by the age-old Ramayan whose prominent characters are well ensconced as neflakantan in the heart and mind of its readers.
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Ini berbeda dengab bangsa Dewa yang membeda-bedakan pekerjaan dan penduduk berdasarkan sistem kasta. This one’s undoing is its lax editing and poor characterization. So, landed in a great confusion: It isn’t the usual one sided story that we know of so far.