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In Which Bheem Hits A Six

Mythology meets cartoons in an explosion that’s entertaining, edifying, commercial

In Which Bheem Hits A Six
Narendra Bisht
In Which Bheem Hits A Six
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The Avatar Trail

Karna

  • Stage 1: Amar Chitra Katha’s tale of a good-looking archer’s high birth, low life, unshaken loyalty and unfailing generosity melted hearts.
  • Stage 2: In B.R. Chopra’s TV Mahabharata, Pankaj Dheer played him with a double chin, bushy moustache and hairy forearms; but audiences still loved him.
  • Stage 3: Reinvented in Vimanika Comics’ recently released Sixth series as a multi-millionaire real estate tycoon who is plagued in his nightmares by injustices done to him centuries ago.

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