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Decoding the Metaphor Mahabharata
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 129,090. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017 by Leadstart Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
"The Mahabharata is amongst India’s foremost spiritual texts. However, the stories of Mahabharata, are anything but spiritual. Violence, deceit, bloodshed, war, abduction, injustice, greed, lust … spills out, story after story. For thousands of years, these stories have been passed down. Generations of Indians profess to know them intimately. But do we really? "
Karna's Alter Ego (Abridged)
Price: Free! Words: 38,440. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Adventure » General
Vasu is a loser, a talented loser like Karna of Mahabharata. Misfortune hounds him wherever he goes. Despite being gifted, he is denied all credits in life, rejected in love, misses a medal in the Asian games, gets caught for telling an innocent lie, and is not promoted. Will he, finally, break the jinx? Will he win the endgame? This is not a mythological tale but a contemporary take on mythology.
Deciphering Mahabharata, Long Story Short
You set the price! Words: 20,100. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Plays » Ancient & Classical
Mahabharata does not glorify war, it tells us why we should strive for peace. Mahabharata is a cautionary tale of how ‘misery’ is the only harvest of hate. Mahabharata wants us to confront our own reality. Mirror of Mahabharata is not there for us to feel guilty or shameful or sinful. It is there for us to recognise our shortcomings and work on improving them.
Seeds of War (the Lilboox Mahabharata Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Lilboox. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The graphic novel adaptation of the epic Mahabharata is enriched with vivid characters and colorful maps. This volume covers the origin of the Kuru and Panchala kingdoms, the early history of the Kuru Kings, and the inspiring story of the river’s son. In Kuru the rivalry between cousins takes an ugly turn, while in Panchala an enraged King seeks vengeance.
The Republic of Mars: Stage 4 (Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Book 2 - It’s 2026. The human dream of turning Mars into another Earth has gone sour. Mars becomes an overcrowded prison, and friction turns into rebellion, which turns into murder. Earth has it even worse. An alien invasion fleet massacres our people and levels our cities.
The Republic of Mars: Fifth Era (Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
1942. {From the UFO's point of view in the historical Battle of Los Angeles.) They aren't worried about the anti-aircraft fire below. They're worried about the plutonium America is making. They wanted to make contact, but they decide to wait. 2026. The UFO comes back. It parades over the entire country, evading our attacks. A computer genius that works for the White House sees something else.
The Bhagavad Gita In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
The Bhagavad Gita is one of the greatest known works of Hindu literature. It has inspired thousands of artist and leaders alike. And if you look at most translations, you will be confused! If you have struggled in the past reading The Bhagavad-Gita, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of the text. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a studen
Bhagvad-Gita: Treatise of Self-help
Price: Free! Words: 15,180. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This modern rendition of Bhagvad-Gita in 591 contemporary verse sans 110 interpolations restores to the ancient philosophical thesis about man's existential crisis its pristine character of integral humanism making it the Treatise of Self-help as Arjuna averred in the end to Krishna ‘Glad O Lord / Gone are doubts, / Sense I gained / With Thy words.' (s73, ch.18).
The one who stood against Shiva and other stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What did Bhisma had to say about Krishna before the Mahabharata war? Why did Shiva get defeated by hands of a child? Do you know what the snake mother had to teach before the Gods were born? Read these and three more classic moments from Indian mythology and one special bonus story about Hanuman from Thai Ramayana in my upcoming story digest.
The Guardians of Karma
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An intriguing and action-packed story, set during the epoch of 'first wave' prehistoric ice-age civilisations, based on ancient vedic scriptures and legends of India. Few chapters within the book also attempt to unfold the scientific and philosophical concept of 'Karma' in the form of 'socratic dialogues'.