Vanara by Anand Neelakantan

Vanara – Baali, Sugreeva, Tara By Anand Neelakantan

Vanara by Anand Neelakantan is the story of Baali, Sugreeva, and Tara – the three characters from the kingdom of Kishkindha in Ramayana. We...
Antarctica by Gabrielle Walker

Antarctica – A Mysterious Continent By Gabrielle Walker

Antarctica is a distant land for most of us, except those who go there to work. I was reading on the continent for a...
Sri Devi Lila – The Play of the Divine Mother by Vanamali

Sri Devi Lila – The Play of the Divine Mother by Vanamali

Sri Devi Lila has been in my library for at least a decade now. I bought it at an exhibition in Delhi. Why did...
Body Sutra by Alka Pande

Body Sutra By Alka Pande – Illustrated Book Review

Body Sutra by Alka Pande appeared on my Twitter timeline when I had just returned from a temple tour, learning how they create sculptures...

Devi Mahatmyam In Praise of the Goddess – Devadatta Kali

Devi Mahatmyam was the next text I picked up to read after Tulsi Ramayana. It is seemingly a small text, with only 700 verses....
Devangana by Acharya Chtursen

Devangana by Acharya Chatursen – a Historical Novel

Devangana is a small novella in Hindi by Acharya Chatursen. I had earlier read his Vaishali ki Nagarvadhu before I visited Vaishali in Bihar....
Bhaunri by Anukrti Upadhyay

Bhaunri – A Novel By Anukrti Upadhyay

Bhaunri – the name enticed me. When the book arrived, its lovely embossed cover with a Rajasthani woman almost jumping out of it, made...
Finding Radha - Book Review

Finding Radha by Namita Gokhale & Malashri Lal

Finding Radha tries to find the Radha that we all acknowledge and worship, but we hardly know anything about. When you visit Mathura, Vrindavan,...
Aavaran by S L Bhyrappa

Aavarana by S. L. Bhyrappa – A Kannada Classic

On the world book day, I asked my Twitter and FB friends and followers to suggest me some books from Indian languages. Aavarana by...

7 Secrets of the Goddess by Devdutt Pattanaik

7 Secrets of the Goddess popped up on online book stores when I was reading Devi Mahatmay. I was looking for commentaries on the...