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HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Meghan Markle, Mukesh Ambani, Anil ambani, Mahabharata

From Kauravas-Pandavas to William-Harry: What happens when rich brothers fight

Kurukshetra battle. Economic disaster. Gossip wars. We've seen it all!

ART & CULTURE

 |  9-minute read
Mahabharata, Ramayana, Draupadi, Sita

Sita and Draupadi: What their similarities and differences tell us

Even today, every woman reader can find a bit of herself in both these heroines.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Time capsule, Ramayana, Mahabharata, Narendra modi wave

5 key takeaways from the 106th Indian Science Congress, and why they should be buried in the Time Capsule for 100 years!

Perhaps in 2019, we are not ready for such radical theories. Perhaps in a 100 years, we will be.

ART & CULTURE

 |  15-minute read
Mahabharata, Book Extract, Mars Orbiter Mission, Jugaad

From ancient scriptures and Mahabharata to mars mission, why India works on jugaad

The word isn’t just a simple noun but a popular adjective too.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Pseudoscience, Internet, Biplab Deb, Mahabharata

Tripura CM's claim of internet existing during Mahabharata can throw India back to Dark Ages

Science is essential for us to accelerate our growth and make our country strong.

VARIETY

 |  8-minute read
Mahabharata, Internet, Biplab Deb, Tripura

Of course internet existed in the time of Mahabharata

Tripura chief minister has 'fired a comet'.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Laughter, Women, Mahabharata, Draupadi

Attacking a woman for her laughter lays bare the violence of patriarchy

A Draupadi’s moment of mirth can still cause a whole kingdom to perish.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Kerala, Mahabharata, Ramayana, Caste system

How Hindus got the caste system wrong

Lineage did not matter in those times. It should not now.

ART & CULTURE

 |  7-minute read
Erotica, Gender, Sexual Intercourse, Mahabharata

Do men enjoy sex more, or women? The Mahabharata answers

[Book Extract] From Anushasana Parva, translated by Arshia Sattar.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Mahabharata, Veerappa Moily, Draupadi

Thoughts on Veerappa Moily's retelling of Mahabharata from Draupadi's eyes

The book, which is in the form of a long poem, focuses on certain events in Draupadi’s life and ends with the Kurukshetra War.