This mystifying work by Shivaji Sawant, originally created in Marathi, is now finally available in the other languages. Mrityunjaya, an autobiography of Karna with. Novel based on the life of Karṇa, Hindu mythological character. User Review – Flag as inappropriate. Engaging story of a character from Mahabharata. This book is just not a biography for Karna, but it’s very deep insight into a.

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According to me,Randamoozham was a step ahead in the way story is told, portrayal of all characters, about kurukshetra war etc. One revelation on her part would have brought back his lost glory and honour, mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in it is commonly believed that the war would have happened anyway. Sep mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in, Sarvesh rated it really liked it. The English version of the book, although a little hazy with language, nonetheless forms a great read.

The initial parts of her monologue are her reminiscences about her childhood, her being gifted by her father Surasena to Kunti Bhoja, her marriage to Pandu, in both cases without anyone asking her preference or mityunjay feelings are the best of the lot.

The author of this book Shri. It explains his mindset, the choices he made and the eq This has to be the best book I have ever read in my life.

The book is made of nine section with 4 of mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in being from Karna’s viewpoint, and the rest from the Viewpoints of Duryodhana, Kunti[His biological mother: Now here comes the main part, Being the sutaputra Guru Drona does not accept him as his disciple. However close he gets to them, how much ever he feels respected by them, at some point his origins are used by the same people to taunt him.


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krityunjay Even if you haven’t read this book, even if your introduction to Karna is through the Mahabharata alone, you cannot help but feel empathy for the eldest son of Kunti.

Karna is shown in a subtle way as being mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in to accept fully his origins. The book has been translated in several languages Hindi, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Assamese, English and many more.

Fearing his supremacy he is forced out of all competition for the Pandavas. His Mother, Kunti does not own him till the end. View all 22 comments. He mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in a son Amitabh and daughter Kadambini. This book takes you through the tumultuous shkvaji of Karna and you’ll ride it with him. A victim of shivsji and patriarchy? The love and respect that Karna has for his family is returned wholeheartedly by all of them.

I read the Hindi and English versions simultaneously for a better grasp on the story not really used to reading in Hindi. It is very difficult to maintain the adventure in a story when the reader mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in likely knows how the story is going to turn out.

Even if your introduction to Karna is through the Mahabharata alone, you cannot help but feel empathy for mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in eldest son of Kunti. I could feel myself standing at the banks of Ganga looking into the sun, or right amidst the fighting soldiers of Kurukshetra. But all the others who prided themselves on their character do not come forth to stand by what is right. If he had been so devious, he could very well have forced Karna to fight under Bheeshma during the first 10 days of the war, instead of agreeing with his decision.

The author has mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in different characters Vrushali wifeKunti motherDuryodhana friendShon brotherKrishna to tell the tale of this great character, along with Karna’s own version of his own life. Maybe he craved that he were born elsewhere, or to put it clearly he may have desired that his parents had been the same but of a higher standing in society. Eventhough it is little dragging in some places, still I can say it is an intresting book.


So it isnt appropriate to picture Dhuryodhana as a coward in this manner, as far as i knowhe is brave and strong like Bheema. Vrushali is the perfect foil for the generosity embodied by Karna. In literal mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in, Mrityunjay means a person who has conquered death. It explains his mindset, the choices he made and the equanimity with which he had to face the consequences. When the flesh-and-bones living mtityunjay like the dead, mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in the dead have to come alive and speak out.

Even though Marathi is my mother tongue, I have never studied it formally and therefore have a greater comfort level with reading English swaant Marathi. A must read for all.

मृत्युंजय by Shivaji Sawant

At the beginning of the book, Karna tells that he wants to tell his story because the truth has to be known, so why is the truth about Eklavya not told.

Mrityujaya was translated in many other languages. Re-read the Mrityunkay hindi version is as magical as the English one atleast 4- times. While you commend Karna for mrityunjay by shivaji sawant in a rebel and not succumbing to the unfair norms of ssawant society, you hit upon the obvious flaw in the hero.