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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A sage called Mitra, who before renouncing the world was a thundeergod warrior of the Aditya clan, brings up Indra and four other orphans — Vayu, Agni, Varuna and Soma — at his ashram.

Thundergod – The Ascendance of Indra by Rajiv G. Menon

The cover is fantastic and succeeds in making you want to read this book. Hide my email thunedrgod. The Ascendance of Indra being the first among the three partswould have been better if the author had focused on Indra’s characteristic traits, rather it dealt mostly with Indra traveling length and breadth to conquer the kingdoms.

Those sequences could have been trimmed. Free Thee All orders of Menon Rakshasas – the shadow warriors, book-2 of the Vedic trilogy is out.

The balance of fantasy and reality made me push my imagination to great heights. The childhood friends Indra and Sachi oc together only to give a heir. Next page of related Sponsored Products. According to a prophecy, Indra is the warrior destined to unite the Devas, Ikshvaakus, Yavanas, and Adityas, and then lead them in battle against the Asuras. Starts with promise but ends with a whimpwr The book has a good beginning but in the middle of the story author tried to unite too many loose ends it is a thunsergod version how devas came into being and many passages in it r for mature audience and not ya.

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There are wars and some more wars because it is m Do not waste time reading this book.

About the Author Before setting out on writing career, Rajiv G Menon was an actor, occasional screenwriter, traveller and beach bum.

See all 38 reviews. Thank you for existing and sharing India’s wonderful heritage and legacy to the world. Will again purchase books from you.

Though there are many questions that arise in the mind. It is good that there are more authors tthe on mythology and mythological fiction.

Thunder God: The Ascendance of Indra by Rajiv G. Menon – Paperback

Customers who bought this item also bought. Since he is considered the one who wou 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. Jan 12, Rohit Agarwal rated it really tgundergod it.

The use of Valli the community name of indigenous medicine makers.

Even the protagonist has no personality. Feb 14, RustyJ rated it liked it Shelves: Egoistic, powerful and arrogant. All the details in the book ad As I started to read the book, the aura of myth and surrealism awed me.

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It was compelling, yet I was unsure. The book details the birth and rise of Indra as the king of Devas and in time, ascend to being god of thunder.

Verify the characters on the left From: It is this patchy and often hastily done editing incra which spoils the reading pleasure. There were times, I felt as if there is an overflow of detailing; more than what is actually needed.