13 Jan Book review: Thundergod: The Ascendance Of Indra – The coming of the Aryans, and the vedic age, to present Indra as the man who led. 17 Aug In Thundergod: The Ascendance of Indra, Indra is born as the son of Daeyus, the chief of Deva clan, as an outcome of his copulation with the. The latest Tweets from Rajiv G Menon (@rajiv_gmenon). Actor/ Screenwriter, Author of ‘Thundergod- The Ascendance of Indra’. Bangalore.

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When you read the book, you find various characters from them, and the way he has linked up is really enthralling. I read most of the book in a single sitting; that is how compelling it is!

Thundergod: The Ascendance of Indra | Rajiv Menon | Book Review

Every book should be judged only after one reads it. A very good mix of mythology and fiction. The author wants to create an adult fantasy series and uses everything in his arsenal all at once.

For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy. The only part which I enjoyed eagerly — the Sachi episode was left mid-way with questions and curiosity left unanswered till the next book. Born of a prophetic union between the Earth Goddess Gaia and Daeyus, chief of the Devas, comes the story of a child recounted by history to have become a. One of these items is dispatched sooner than the other. Other books in the series.


Will he assume his place in the pantheon of the gods? Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. Menon transforms ten years of research into a lightning rod of an action adventure that streaks into your consciousness with the speed of Indra’s thunderbolt. Your Mobile number has been verified!

Born of a prophetic union between the Earth Goddess Gaia and Daeyus, chief of the Devas, comes the story of a child recounted by history to have become a king and retold by legend to have transcended into a god. I give this book 5 stars. It is this patchy and often hastily done editing work which spoils the reading pleasure.

Shielded from the usurpers of his birthright only by the watchful eye of the warrior sage Mitra, he first sets out to conquer the hearts of his tribesmen, and then the kingdoms of the unmapped world. The book deserves a read A Hundred Little Flames.

Thundergod – The Ascendance of Indra

Get to Know Us. The author has a very smooth and free flowing style of writing that lets you connect with the lead character, lets you experience the same as the protagonist.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Indra is prophesied orphan who is an underdog until he gets magic powers and then becomes a war hero and king. Wait, did I get it right?


At one point it just got plainly queasy and felt like the author had run out of imagination. Thundergod was born as a result of that fascination.

Thundergod: The Ascendance of Indra | Rajiv Menon | Book Review

Don’t have a Kindle? A sage called Mitra, who before renouncing the world was a renowned warrior of the Aditya clan, brings up Indra and four other orphans — Vayu, Agni, Varuna and Soma — at his ashram. Indra himself is a hero with a glorious destiny but he in no way free from the complexities and confusions of a normal human being, not to mention all the steamy sex no kidding!! Ascendahce book talks about the deification of the Vedic pantheon, with the assumption that the Vedic pantheon has its origin in the middle Asian ancient civilization.

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