Book Review: The Ascendance of Evil by Abhinav

The Ascendance of Evil (Book #3 in the Kalki Chronicles)Author: AbhinavPublisher: Penguin Books Here comes the final book in the Kalki Chronicles that concludes the battle between good and evil, leaving the readers more hopeful and enlightened. Anirudh’s mysterious death and his revival help in the progression of the story. In this book, Anirudh’s character …

Book Review: Kali’s Retribution by Abhinav

Kali’s Retribution (Book #2 in the Kalki Chronicles)Author: AbhinavPublisher: Penguin Books The Kalki Chronicles is part mythology and part contemporary fiction that traces Anirudh’s journey of retrospection and realization as the tenth avatar of Lord Vishnu. This is one of those book series where the author deftly shuffles between two timelines and piques the interest …

Book Review: The Sage’s Secret by Abhinav

The Sage’s Secret (Book #1 in the Kalki Chronicles)Author: AbhinavPublisher: Penguin Books Activists are adopting various methods to make people aware of the consequences. One such means of awareness is books. Merging mythology with contemporary fiction, Abhinav does justice with ‘The Sage’s Secret’. He illustrates the sublime truth that every action has an equal and …

Book Review: A Saint, A Folktale and Other Stories by Rana Safvi

A Saint, a Folktale and Other StoriesAuthor: Rana SafviPublisher: Rupa PublicationsRating: 5/5 Well-researched and curated by an expert in the field, A Saint, a Folktale and Other Stories is a collection of short narratives that describe some of the uncommon monuments in India that have a story to tell. Right from Sheikh Chehli’s Tomb and …