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2018-10-19T10:31:39+05:30

Radha Viswanath
Ashtamahishi | Rupa

The ‘eight wives of Krishna’, as this book is subtitled, haven’t received due attention, says Viswanath, and launches into the life divine with gusto. The result is a fast-moving and absorbing novelistic narrative, wide-eyed before the Lord, and imb­uing his queens (Rukmini, Jambavati, Kalindi, Mitravinda et al) with agency and intellect.


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