Book: The Battle Of Panchavati
Author: Divya Narain Upadhyay
From the title of book, we can get a idea that this book has multiple mythology stories for its readers. Book starts from Lord Shiva and ends in Buddha. The descriptions are elaborate and helps the reader sketch the image in their minds. Some stories teaches you beautiful lesson about family and other you read just to understand history.
The stories will fill you with courage and many times you would be amazed by the protoganist’s courage and strength. The book has depth that you will start to love mythology if you do not like. Writing style of author is great and impressing. Author have maintained the drama and emotion of stories very well.
Each short stories are interesting and informative. Specially the battle of panchavati literally gave me goosebumps. Gautam and the curse of draupadi was also my favorite story. The language is easy and lucid. Cover is according to the plot line. Overall, it is a wonderful collection of stories for the lover of short mythological stories.