In their self-reflexivity and referential nature, Ramayana and Mahabharata lie in unique harmony. Which came first is matter of which version you hold up to the light.
Within its slim girth, this book charts out reforms to set right our ailing polity and administration to extirpate corruption and poor governance
Crony capitalism oils the wheels of politics, which then bestows on it the benefits of power. Modern India’s ‘growth’ is thus unpicked in these stories.
An engrossing mesh of elite Anglo-Bengali literariness, adventure, war and change