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  • Mistress of the Deep Sea

    Mistress of the Deep Sea

    The spirits are the ones who are All-Important in this culture especially that of one beautiful young woman…

  • Tales from Ireland

    Tales from Ireland

    The legends,tales,folklores and stories of Erin – as Ireland was called in the days gone by…

  • Judging Medea

    Judging Medea

    Perhaps,it is not our place to judge or condemn another’s action…

  • From Oedipus To Yayati

    From Oedipus To Yayati

    We can shut our eyes and close our ears to it but that does not mean it doesn’t exist…

  • Myth as History

    Myth as History

    Most stories,tales,epics are not necessarily backed by solid,verfiable fact…

  • Frames of Reference

    Frames of Reference

    What we see,what we perceive…how much of it is true ? Who can tell ?…

  • Song of the Goat

    Song of the Goat

    What is it about a Tragedy that it remains imprinted on our minds far longer than any comedy or happy story does ?…

  • Mr. & Mrs. Tarakki

    Mr. & Mrs. Tarakki

    Lets face it – even in todays’s so called modern world,being married automatically gives you respectability and stability…

  • When Prester John Ruled India

    When Prester John Ruled India

    Did India really have a Christian king ?…

  • Waves of Varuna

    Waves of Varuna

    Water – sometimes turbulent,most times tranquil,occasionally destructive but always ever changing and fluid…

  • Troy: From myth to history

    Troy: From myth to history

    Perhaps they did not realize the consequences of inviting the wrath of the Gods…

  • Games Greek Gods Play

    Games Greek Gods Play

    oh,the games They played,now !…

  • Doctor Divine

    Doctor Divine

    DEVDUTT Pattanaik is a doctor. But then he could have been a space engineer, an …

  • When we denounce our myths, we denounce our ancestors

    When we denounce our myths, we denounce our ancestors

    Sunday Times – Mumbai Edition, Times of India Mumbai’s architectural heritage can turn …