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Articles labelled ‘Ramayana’

  • Sita Sings the Blues

    Beyond Bollywood #2: Sita Sings the Blues

    Director Nina Paley uses lightness and humour to weave together a cutting commentary on one of the greatest epics in history.
  • The Ramayana Syndrome

    The Ramayana Syndrome

    What would happen today if an attempt were made to project on T.V. a different version of the Ramayana?
  • Wife Sharing and Other Stories

    Our friendly religious epic, the Mahabharata, is replete with cases of charitable Brahmins impregnating obedient queens in order to oblige heirless kingdoms.
  • Don’t Cross Your Lakshman Rekha

    The ambiguous Lakshman rekha from the Ramayana symbolises the many boundaries imposed upon female sexuality while growing up.
  • Film Review: Sita Sings the Blues

    Sita Sings the Blues is a film that chooses to be different, using a story that is very familiar to us.

Testimonial Comics #9

By Nishant Jain