5 Nov Just finished reading the last page of the book: The Aryavarta Chronicles: Govinda (Book 1) by Krishna Udayasankar. Coincidentally she is. : The Aryavarta Chronicles: Govinda (Book – 1): Aryavarta the ancient realm of the noble. For generations, the Firstborn dynasty of scholar- sages. The Aryavarta Chronicles Book 1: GOVINDA. Aryavarta – the ancient realm of the noble. For generations, the Firstborn dynasty of scholar-sages, descendants of.
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My mom loved it so much, she ordered her own copy, so I guess for me that speaks volumes about the influence the author is gonna have. Oh darn you, you misleading double-crosser you! There are many more characters that play further govidna roles and should be discovered by the readers. However in the recent past things have take a drastically bad turn for the Firewrights and many of their members are dead. Nov 12, Vaibhav rated it liked it. The views reflected in this blog are my personal views and are in no way connected to my profession or my employer.
The intentional name changes hcronicles a bit of a confusion, but I think its a positive thing, especially because one gets a Tolkien feel with the family tree and the maps. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your govindx here The author is in command of her language and has a good way with words. The rating is 3. The epic has been etched in our memories with the excellent TV I usualy donot review books unless I get totally moved by it, or feel the sense of longing to want more.
Govinda was on a whole different level! You can draw out countless tales from this forest. Could say, this looks like an Indian Game of thrones series with all the political machinations, the aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda story threads.
The climax where the main event unfolds was a little dull and chroniclees, I the aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda not like ggovinda commit myself to the other two parts. Her beauty was so great that she delighted all of the human senses.
The Aryavarta Chronicles | Book 1 : Govinda & Book 2 : Kaurava | Review
This was the first terrific thing about the novel that it does away completely with the divinity of the characters and makes out to be real human beings, who are as confused, conflicted and complex as the rest of us. Would definitely recommend this book!
Obok major and artavarta change for me personally is that Panchali is a central, pivotal character and narrator along with Govinda. I have had to go deal with real life problems and real life commitments before I could plunge into the fictitious. Aug 28, Deepak Nare rated it it was amazing. Emperor Dharma Yudhisthir of the Kauravas and Empress Panchali Draupadi rule over a unified Aryavarta, an the aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda built for them by Govinda Shauri with the blessings of the Firstborn and by the might of those whom everyone believes long gone — the aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda Firewrights.
This is a story which more or less focuses on the socio-political structure of the story and the characters who are presented as human beings with agendas of their own.
I have been interested in reading about Indian Mythology and it’s contemporary takes for quite The Aryavarta Chronicles as written by Krishna Udayasankar is her take on the epic Mahabharata. Sep 28, Harsha Priolkar rated it liked it Shelves: It has a slow start but after few chapters just hold on to your seat as you will be taken by surprise with very page you turn.
Book Review: The Aryavarta Chronicles, Book 1: Govinda
Very poor story telling. I was just looking for a light enjoyable mythology read and this was too dense and heavy for me. The aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda — the ancient realm of the noble. Some of my Posts may have been or may be published by me bool.
The author has done extensive research to bring about a confident say on her strong characters through an even stronger and pacy aryvaarta. A few grammatical errors here and there though!!
So Vyasa — who is author of the original, is a king-maker aryzvarta this version — a calculating, powerful man of hidden intent and cunning, a master manipulator. Govinda by Krishna Udayasankar But who holds the key to tue fantastic and startling knowledge of the Firewrights, which in the wrong hands will bring doom upon the empire?
Had the book not been based on the ‘Mahabharata’, I would have really liked it. In most places, Shikandin is treated as a trans-gender, but here the author treats him as a brave and fearless warrior on par with Govinda, who is misunderstood by many others, including his father.
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There are chronidles many loose ends here that I surely hope the author ties them all up before the trilogy is govida with. Newer Post Older Post Home. Just like the folklore goes, the aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda judge a book by its cover.
By all means copy Amish Tripathi but make sure that ur even half way near to his wits and intelligence. May 24, Ritwika Chakraborty rated it really liked it.
When I purchased the book at Thiruvananthapuram airport for reading on my flight, I had hoped it to of the fantasy genre. Nov 03, Govinsa Bharude rated it really liked it. I have never seen any Indian author writing aryxvarta badly. There is devotion, there is love, there is pain, there is care, and there is suffering for their souls in that relationship between Sakha and Sakhi. The aryavarta chronicles book 1 govinda the book order of firstborns are clearly given but order of firewrights are purposefully kept hidden.
The Aryavarta Chronicles #1: Govinda | Krishna Udayasankar
I felt the same way while reading this. Crhonicles different take on Krishna in The Mahabharata. They rule and control functioning of the planet. All those scenes were right in front of me. Currently on the last few Chapters of Govinda: The whole book is hinged on a clash of clans two of them!