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The Story behind the Bhagavad Gita: a baby abandoned. A queen dishonoured. And a cataclysmic war that would end the Third Age of Mankind.

When novelist Aruna Sharan took an unofficial poll among her Western friends, she discovered that not one of them had read the great Indian epic Mahabharata. It was then that she decided: the time was right to self-publish Sons of Gods—t
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Published December 25th 2011
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I’ve always loved mythologies. Like most of my American contemporaries, Greek and Roman myths were part of our school curriculum. On my own, I sought out Native American and Norse tales. As I let them, they spilled the secrets of the forces and spirits that put color and flourish over the grey cogs of physics and rationalism. I’ve loved these stories for the freedom from the strictly literal that they offer; the chance to swim in what it says of humanity in the stories we invent to explain the u ...more
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This was a great re-telling of one of my all time favorite stories. Enjoyed it immensely.
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