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Devdutt Pattanaik

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Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik (born December 11, 1970) is an Indian physician turned leadership consultant, mythologist and author whose works focus largely on the areas of myth, mythology, and also management. He has written a number of books related to Hindu mythology, including Myth = Mithya: A Handbook of Hindu Mythology, a novel, The Pregnant King, and Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata (2010).
He is the Chief Belief Officer of Future Group, one of India’s largest retailers, bringing the wisdom of Indian mythology into Indian business, especifically in human resource management. He also writes a column for the newspaper MID DAY.
He has also written a novel based on a tale from the Mahabharata titled 'The Pregnant King' published b
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Is Shiva the corporate destroyer or Kalki?

Art by Devdutt Pattanaik


Published on 15th June, 2018, in Economic Times


Kalki, the tenth avatar of Vishnu, is very popular amongst young people, who visualise him as an Avenger, part of a cosmic end game. He is visualised as riding a white horse, brandishing a fiery sword, cutting down people. The story about Kalki is not very wellknown; but the general belief is that he destroys bad people and

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“Within infinite myths lies the eternal truth
Who sees it all?
Varuna has but a thousand eyes,
Indra has a hundred,
You and I, only two.”
Devdutt Pattanaik, Myth = Mithya: A Handbook of Hindu Mythology

“Refusal to accept the flow of the world is the root of all misery.”
Devdutt Pattanaik, Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata

“What the person, who knows the truth, will speak, will not be understood by the person who does not know the truth.”
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