Mythology

  • Not comfortable with mythological shows: Samir Soni 19-11-2013 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: The small screen is currently full of mythological shows but they fail to excite actor Samir Soni as he feels they are too restricted in terms of performance. Last seen on TV show 'Parichay - Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka', Samir says he likes to add value to...
  • Mythological tales find revival on TV screens 27-09-2013 12:58 PM

    New Delhi: The 1990s marked a significant year in the Indian TV space when mythological shows like 'Ramayan' and 'Mahabharat' were a rage. That era has once again been brought to life on the small screen with new shows based on legends - but with a makeover in terms of...
  • Ragnarok: A savory slice of Norse mythology 01-11-2011 06:16 PM

    The first book I read by AS Byatt was 'Possession'. That was back in high school, and I never really finished it. I found it too verbose and obscure in its depiction of 'relations between living and dead minds'. It just added to my bias against Booker winning novels. So...
  • 'When Rama met Hanuman' is short and delightful 19-10-2011 02:48 PM

    When a story told a million times and a mythology tale one has heard over and over again since childhood is still written with a flair and style that make it exciting and gripping at the same time, then you have a great read in your hands. This is one...
  • I would love to play Draupadi: Bipasha Basu 09-11-2010 04:50 PM

    Mumbai: Bipasha Basu, who has essayed different roles, is now keen to play mythological character Draupadi. "I would love to play the character of Draupadi. In fact, I got an offer but right now it's hanging in the air somewhere. I think it's a very dynamic mythological character and I...
  • Madurai all dolled-up for Navratri celebrations 06-10-2008 02:21 PM

    Madurai: It's Navratri, and the festival is at its colourful best in the Meenakshi temple in Madurai. The tradition of golu signifies that every home is a temple but for the people of Madurai, the temple itself is home, and it is there that they begin their golu arrangement. Every...
  • Watch out: These stars are out to make history 10-07-2008 03:14 AM

    Durban: Already out of the semi-final race, IPL heavyweights Chennai Super Kings would look to redeem some pride and end their campaign on a high when they take on a less-formidable Yorkshire in their final Group B match of the Champions League Twenty20 here on Monday. Both Chennai and fellow...
  • Get quizzical with Indian mythology 08-01-2007 08:12 PM

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  • Indian mythology captivates the West 29-11-2006 03:13 PM

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  • QOTD: Ravan, a wronged villain? 25-11-2006 12:11 PM

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  • Mythology magic does wonders at BO 29-09-2006 09:11 PM

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  • Shekhar Kapur turns comical 18-08-2006 09:57 AM

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