Kathakali – The colourful classical dance form of Kerala that requires a revival

The name ‘Kathakali’ usually unfolds an imagery of vibrancy, opulence, flamboyant costume and expressive dance. But for me, it had always rekindled old memories of my school days when in one of the projects, we had to stick a chart on Classical Dance forms of India and I was captivated by the very colourful mask …

The Secret of God’s Son by Usha Narayanan – Book Review

‘Mahabharata’ has had a major impact on me since childhood and this fact has been mentioned in my previous reviews as well. So, to accept a copy of the book ‘The Secret of God’s Son’ by Usha Narayanan that is based on the great epic was very natural to me! Apart from the review of …

Book # 28

Book # 28

Dharmecha arthecha kaamecha mokshecha bharatarshaba Yadhihasthi tadanyatra yannehasti na tadkvachit : Meaning, “What is found here may be found elsewhere. What is not found here will not be found elsewhere.” And this is exactly what ‘Corpokshetra’ based on the Mahabharata too does – conveys about everything that is happening around us but in corporate terms! Heavyweights become …