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Hating Wendy

Devdutt Pattanaik responds to the decision by Penguin to withdraw and pulp Wendy Doniger’s book The Hindus: An Alternative History. I recently travelled to the US of A and stayed with many......

'Making Gita a national book is paying lip service'

Devdutt Pattanaik wears many hats. A medical doctor, he writes and lectures extensively on the relevance of mythology (not just Hindu) in modern times, and is currently Chief Belief Officer with......

'The Mahabharata's lessons are eternal'

Not many know that well-known mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik is actually a medical doctor. After passing out of Grant Medical College in Mumbai, he worked for 14 years in the healthcare and pharma......

Dignity moves forward

Rather than talking about Khajuraho and Shikhandi, the argument should be about a Constitution that promised rights to all, says Mihir S Sharma In many ways, the ecstatic response to the Delhi high......

LIVE: Day 2 of the Jaipur Literature Festival's Vaihayasi Pande Daniel is at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Follow her updates right here! The Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 is underway and's Editorial director......

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Q. Who is the author of the book A VERY INDIAN APPROACH TO MANAGEMENT ?
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Q. Dr Devdutt Pattanaik says homosexuality is no \'disease\'! Everyone understands that the real objective of sex is procreation. If there is sexual activity only between the same sexes can it result in projeny? Can there be a family and a consequent society? What is the approx percentage of homosexuals in a society? If it is not an ailment/disease does it result in any benefit to the concerned individuals? Are not HIV/AIDS the consequence of homosexuality? As a responsible scientist are you not supposed to try and find out a solution for the problem
Stalin:  A. Dr. Devdutt, I strongly disagree with your opinion as you are just another person trying to board the gay bandwagon. What was the need to touch...... more

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Q. Did you know???In one of the religious book written by Dr.Devdutt Pattanaik it is said that Draupadiji tore a piece of her sari to bandage Lord Krishan's injured wrist. He then wowed to protect her. And that's why "Raksha Bandhan" is celebrated. Is it true???
Ramasubramanian Appadurai:  A. May be.But hw many brothers are doing so? more

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Mother Brahmi

We often forget that a script is different from a speech. Script is written language while speech is spoken language. The Chinese script is over... ...
Portrayal of the queer in mythology

What if a mythologist looks into mythology and introduces queerness through the story of gods? What if a graphic designer uses the power of visuals... ...
How a eternal hanging sword over an employee's head helps

By Devdutt Pattanaik It's like karma, is it not? You work hard, you are diligent, you do whatever you are told to do, you uphold the values of the... ...
Piquant, historical and graphical (Books This Weekend)

1. Book: Shikhandi: And Other Tales They Don't Tell You; Author: Devdutt Pattanaik; Publisher: Zubaan and Penguin; Pages: 180; Price: Rs. 299... ...
A novel approach to tweet street

The art of storytelling has manifested in a number of forms. After literary texts, folk songs, cinema and photographs, social networks act as... ...

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