13 Jan Book review: Thundergod: The Ascendance Of Indra – The coming of the Aryans, and the vedic age, to present Indra as the man who led. 17 Aug In Thundergod: The Ascendance of Indra, Indra is born as the son of Daeyus, the chief of Deva clan, as an outcome of his copulation with the. The latest Tweets from Rajiv G Menon (@rajiv_gmenon). Actor/ Screenwriter, Author of ‘Thundergod- The Ascendance of Indra’. Bangalore.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jinnah Often Came to Our House. Though there are many questions that arise in the mind.
Did Indra thunndergod up to the charming, agile, warrior image? The balance of fantasy and reality made me push my imagination to great heights.
And I really liked the way author has described Lord Indra which made a interest for furture stories. Suffice to say that we look forward to read the next part of this trilogy. Daeyus is killed when Indra is just a baby.
Book review: Thundergod: The Ascendance Of Indra
Start reading ThunderGod on your Kindle in under a minute. It’s modern interpretation and combination with history. The result is a fast paced narrative that does not grip it’s reader.
I liked the storyline and the way it transcends geographical barriers to cover almost the whole world known to the realms of men at that point in time. Ruthless killing in the name of war happens page after page. Those who moved south and east, were eventually dominated by Aryans who pursued them in subsequent centuries, read, Ramayan.
Harappa – Curse of the Blood River. Which of these leaders have never lost a Lok Sabha election? Born of a prophetic union between the Earth Goddess Gaia and Daeyus, chief of the Devas, comes the story of a child recounted by history to have become a king and retold by legend to have transcended into a God.
He could be perfectly the opposite and still achieve everything. It is this patchy and often hastily done editing work which spoils the reading pleasure. Will he get her to love him rhe For instance, Indra attacks and conquers the city of Harappa. If that was all there was to the story, I actually would probably have enjoyed the book.
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There is an interesting twist in the end, which we will sacendance spoil for you. The plot, events and narration in general. Verify the characters on the left. There are wars and some more wars because it is m Do not waste time reading this book. The only part which I enjoyed eagerly — the Sachi episode was left mid-way with questions and curiosity left unanswered till the next book. Though the Deva leadership is his by birthright, Indra has to prove himself to be a worthy leader.
Quite a good and well crafted mythological fiction!!! I saw this book on flipkart and I ordered it. No trivia thundervod quizzes yet. It is with great pleasure to let you know that I did receive both books now and am really touched by your customer service.
Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days. Jan 12, Rohit Agarwal rated it really liked it. The childhood friends Indra and Sachi are together only to give a heir. One day a prince from one of the four great tribes will unite the sons of Aditi and he will sow the seeds of an empire that will rule the world.
The author is adept at sketching the known characters interestingly and keeps the proceedings gripping with a twists thunderyod turns with regular dose of wars and fights intervened with sex in between the pages. The Ascendance of Indra: I A book based on Indian mythology. From Asia Minor to Euphrates to the plateau of Gandharva to Harappa to Himalayas and subsequently Swarga, the geographical coverage is just extraordinary. However, I wish that the author makes it a little crispier.
I’m parking the questions for the time being.
Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. There’s a lot of war, blood, gore, seduction and sex, so I wouldn’t recommend the book straight away to kids though.
Share your thoughts with other customers. I haven’t come across mythological books particularly focusing on Indra, but this book got me curious partly due to the book cover, but what i had in store was disappointment. But I got none of it. Dec 25, Soni Achuthan rated it it was amazing. The story takes us through the events that led to the birth of Indra, how he acquired the status of God. Be the first to rate this product Rate this product: