Simple quotes from The Bhagavad Gita that are lessons for life

These are some select quotes of the many lessons that Lord Krishna gave a very confused and disturbed Arjuna on the battlefield at Kurukshetra. Relevant even today, the Bhagavad Gita is a scripture that has the answers to all our problems, even five thousand years hence. I decided to do this list when I quoted … Continue reading Simple quotes from The Bhagavad Gita that are lessons for life

‘Eight Sports Greats’ that are my personal favourites

Though there are many more biographies and memoirs written by sports persons the world over, these eight are my personal favourites. There are few more that I have on my TBR, but these are the ones that I have 'read', sometimes 'reread' and now 'recommend'. These are inspirational stories about athletes who have entertained us ... broken records … Continue reading ‘Eight Sports Greats’ that are my personal favourites

The Wardrobe Mistress by Meghan Masterson

THE WARDROBE MISTRESS is Meghan Masterson's fascinating and visceral debut, an inside look at Marie Antoinette's luxurious life in Versailles remarkably juxtaposed against life in third estate as the French Revolution gains strength. A propulsive exploration of love, loyalty, danger, and intrigue...not to be missed. It's Giselle Aubry's first time at court in Versailles. At … Continue reading The Wardrobe Mistress by Meghan Masterson

The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

  A reimagining of the world-famous Indian epic, the Mahabharat—told from the point of view of an amazing woman. Relevant to today’s war-torn world, The Palace of Illusions takes us back to a time that is half history, half myth, and wholly magical. Narrated by Panchaali, the wife of the legendary Pandavas brothers in the … Continue reading The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

10 Must Read Books for Fans of Hindu Mythology

The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni A reimagining of the world-famous Indian epic, the Mahabharat—told from the point of view of an amazing woman. Relevant to today’s war-torn world, The Palace of Illusions takes us back to a time that is half history, half myth, and wholly magical. Narrated by Panchaali, the wife … Continue reading 10 Must Read Books for Fans of Hindu Mythology