Mahabharata

Tripura CM defends 'internet during Mahabharata' claim, calls critics 'narrow-minded'

Tripura CM defends 'internet during Mahabharata' claim, calls critics 'narrow-minded'

Biplab Deb has said those who do not believe internet and satellites existed during Mahabharata era only want to belittle their own country. "Believe the truth," he says.

Apr 18, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
Internet, satellite existed during Mahabharata era: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Internet, satellite existed during Mahabharata era: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb claimed that internet and satellite are not something new but existed since the Mahabharata era. Speaking at a Regional Workshop on Computerisation and Reforms at Pragna Bhawan in Agartala, Deb said that the internet was invented by India lakhs of years ago.

Apr 18, 2018, 07:09 AM IST
Aamir Khan quashes rumours of being part of Osho project

Aamir Khan quashes rumours of being part of Osho project

Several reports claimed that Aamir Khan has finalised his next which would either be a film based on the life of Osho or the much anticipated 'Mahabharata' with the Baahubali director.

Mar 28, 2018, 19:25 PM IST
Don't try to pollute film industry with communal bias: Javed Akhtar

Don't try to pollute film industry with communal bias: Javed Akhtar

Veteran screenwriter Javed Akhtar today warned "bigots" to be wary of communalising the Indian film industry, which he termed as "the citadel of secularism".

Mar 28, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

Brutally Basic Bollywood: Communalising Bollywood is absurd: Hey Ram, let Aamir Khan play Krishna

Bollywood has never been communal. Did we hear Hanuman ji complain about Salman Khan in Bajrangi Bhaijaan?

Mar 27, 2018, 20:54 PM IST
Mahabharata: Aamir Khan to play Krishna, not Rakesh Sharma or Mogul after Thugs of Hindostan?

Mahabharata: Aamir Khan to play Krishna, not Rakesh Sharma or Mogul after Thugs of Hindostan?

Aamir has declined a few good offers to focus on the film based on the Mahabharata, reports suggest.

Mar 22, 2018, 08:33 AM IST
Ram Madhav sparks row as he says Draupadi was the cause of Mahabharata

Ram Madhav sparks row as he says Draupadi was the cause of Mahabharata

BJP leader Ram Madhav has sparked a controversy with his comment on Draupadi and Mahabharata.

Dec 20, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
 After Baahubali, SS Rajamouli to make Mahabharata? Here's the truth

After Baahubali, SS Rajamouli to make Mahabharata? Here's the truth

Filmmaker SS Rajamouli has been having the time of his life, lately, after the unimaginable success of magnum plus Baahubali 2: The Conclusion at the Box Office. But, what next? Recently, social media was abuzz with reports stating that the 43-year-old director will now be coming up with Mahabharata.

Sep 25, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
Mahabharata’s Karna is associated with Pitru Paksha ritual– Here’s why

Mahabharata’s Karna is associated with Pitru Paksha ritual– Here’s why

This year the period of Shraadha period commenced on September 5 and will last until 19th of this month.

Sep 08, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
Sonu Sood to play modern-day Arjuna in Kannada film

Sonu Sood to play modern-day Arjuna in Kannada film

Actor Sonu Sood will be playing the pivotal character of Arjuna from the Mahabharata in a Kannada film titled "Kurukshetra".

Sep 03, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan likes stories in the Mahabharata

Shah Rukh Khan likes stories in the Mahabharata

Shah Rukh Khan has been reading Mahabharata for one-and-a-half years.

Jun 27, 2017, 08:34 AM IST
Another Kerala college magazine triggers controversy with poem on Kunti, `hurts Hindus' sentiments`

Another Kerala college magazine triggers controversy with poem on Kunti, `hurts Hindus' sentiments`

College Principal Azad Malaattil said that it was not their intention to hurt any sentiments.

Jun 16, 2017, 18:57 PM IST
After 'Mahabharata,' it's time for 'Ramayana' to hit big screens

After 'Mahabharata,' it's time for 'Ramayana' to hit big screens

After the confirmation of 'Mahabharata' being adapted for the big screen with a whopping budget of Rs 1000 crore, three of India's well known film producers are coming together to make a live-action movie on 'Ramayana' on a budget of Rs 500 crores.

May 10, 2017, 17:20 PM IST
KRK’s tweets on Mohanlal: Here's what Prabhas has to say

KRK’s tweets on Mohanlal: Here's what Prabhas has to say

However, KRK later apologised to Mohanlal on Twitter.

Apr 24, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Why Kunti abandoned her first child Karna?

Why Kunti abandoned her first child Karna?

Karna was raised by Dritharashtra’s childless charioteer Adhiratha and his wife Radha. He was named Radheya after being found in a basket afloat the Ganga River by the couple. 

Apr 20, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Classical dancer interprets Mahabharata to resolve contemporary issues, leaves audience thrilled

Classical dancer interprets Mahabharata to resolve contemporary issues, leaves audience thrilled

Titled ‘Atma Rati,’ it was performed by award winning classical dancer, Dimple Kaur and presented by Sumangali Institute of Valuable Arts (SIVA). 

Apr 20, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Mohanlal to play Bheem in 'Mahabharata' film! WATCH what he has to say

Mohanlal to play Bheem in 'Mahabharata' film! WATCH what he has to say

India's biggest production based on an equally massive scale epic 'Mahabharata' has been announced and we can't keep calm ( literally). Although we are aware of what happens when and how in the Indian epic, the retelling of 'Mahabharata' the film is special because this time it is based on noted writer MT Vasudevan Nair's critically acclaimed novel Randaamoozham.

Apr 18, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
This Indian bizman to invest Rs 1000 crore in The Mahabharata

This Indian bizman to invest Rs 1000 crore in The Mahabharata

A UAE-based Indian businessman is investing Rs 1,000 crore (USD 150 million) to produce India's biggest ever motion picture, 'The Mahabharata'.

Apr 18, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
The Mahabharata: All you need to know about the Rs 1000 crore budget film!

The Mahabharata: All you need to know about the Rs 1000 crore budget film!

Like Rajamouli’s magnum opus –‘Baahubali’ – ‘The Mahabharata’ will be presented in two parts and will be directed/noted ad man and advertising film maker V A Shrikumar Menon.

Apr 18, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
'The Mahabharata' film to be made on a whopping Rs 1000 cr budget!

'The Mahabharata' film to be made on a whopping Rs 1000 cr budget!

A UAE-based Indian businessman is investing Rs 1,000 crore (USD 150 million) to produce India's biggest ever motion picture, 'The Mahabharata'.

Apr 17, 2017, 15:25 PM IST