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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So the reader has to actually remember what happened in the past to understand why a particular person is behaving in a particular way in a given situation. Thanks to the wealth of literature available in Telugu on these timeless epics, i am familiar with most of the back stories of all charecters in them. For example, Mahabharat ki ek saanjh is compelling in presenting an argument from Duryodhan’s perspective.

The book, though has flaws in its narration, it is written in a haphazard way. Disregard for Draupadi’s story.

It keeps you interested with the most chandramkuli actions, incredible plots an Read my complete review on – http: Happy Reading Book —————- Arjuna: Making the work is really interesting is really important to make the reader to read and enjoy the book. And not a single one do I tire of.

Book Review: ‘Arjuna’ by Anuja Chandramouli

This is a task in itself as it is similar to plucking specific chanramouli from an extraordinarily large tree the Mahabharata and then arranging them in the order they were plucked. The book is nothing but a summarised retelling of the Mahabharata. And you can choose not to accept. That being said, I realize that not everything has to be new, fresh and inventive to be enjoyable. The cover of the book is excellent. Duel UntoDeath 19 Midnight Massacre. She has come up with a wonderful rendition in an immaculate writing style, and an effective and efficient vocabulary.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. For example, the epic begins with Vyasa who eventually writes the Mahabharata.


Very Good written tells about every single story associated with virtuous Arjuna: The theme and story that the book contains is known to us.

One of the greatest gifts of Mahabharata to humanity is the Divine song or the Bhagavad Gita.

Her language is powerful and perfectly suited for this particular genre, as it encompasses the scrupulousness and finesse that befits an epic theme such as this. There is hardly any new information of the Mahabharata even – I mean, for those who watched BR Chopra’s epic production ‘Mahabharat’.

In this book, however, one looks not just at the big picture but also at the little details that stoke this fire. You as an author need to make me feel it, make me happy, sad, laugh with the characters.

Chandramouli has stayed true to the spirit of Mahabharat. Mahabharata is a fascinating, mammoth work of fiction with millions of sub-plots. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Here Lord Krishna is the manifestation of God himself, Krishnaavataara is the poornaavataara or the complete avataara of Narayana.

Anuja Chandramouli – Wikipedia

Criticism is a part and parcel of writing but not when u capture the emotions of a character which lived thousands of years ago. The problem with a re-interpreting an epic like Mahabharata is that you have to be original while staying true to a tale that is familiar to pretty much everyone India in various aarjuna flavours. For this alone she deserves a round of applause.

This is another of those books that stands tall on the shoulder of giants — well researched and competently delivered. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Chzndramouli 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 chandrmaouli. Arjuna by Anuja Chandramouli: Arjun is a similar attempt with Arjuna, the third Pandava in focus.

Having started out as a freelance writer with articles published in Women’s Era, Lonely Planet and The Hindu, she currently works as an e-reported and columnist.


Oct 08, Anshul Thakur rated it it was ok. It details all the important and not-so important events of his life: Anuja has very nicely portrayed the might of the powerful warrior prince Arjun.

This book chandrampuli sent to me by the author herself for the purpose of review for VoB — I took my time getting to read this one, as I was still enamored by the starkly vivid chandamouli of Acacia created by David Anthony Durham in the concluding volume to the famed Acacia trilogy.

Though I believe it was the latter, fluid and strong-woven writing in this book cannot be denied of its deserved credit Saga of a Pandava Warrior-Prince. Again, I am extremely happy ajuja someone has cared to narrate the story again and bring in the importance of Arjuna to the fore, however, before I get into that let me ask a simple question.

But I liked it, arjhna if the story didn’t point out his faults, I wouldn’t have liked it. This is a classic that provides timeless insights into the challenges of our own times.

A human Arjuna – The Hindu

Those will find this book beneficial who have not read any modern-day fiction on Mahabharat or Ramayana. It is Arjuna, he is the nara man, mortal who received the knowledge from Narayana God. His relationships with his brothers, Draupadi and Krishna are dealt in detail, throwing light on what they feel about each other.

With many Indian authors spinning tales around our mythology and presenting them with their own tint, this one could easily be taken as one of those attempts on the first look, especially with what is written at the back of the book cover.

His pride most of all would make you roll your eyes. Though she writes about the Gandeeva wielding, champion of Kurukshetra, Arjuna, she by no chqndramouli lavish tremendous praise on our hero.