Mythology Collection (Amar Chitra Katha - set of 73 titles)
Paperback - 1 January 2010
This Collection consists of 71 volumes of the Amar Chitra Katha books, each of them featuring stories from Indian mythology and ancient texts like The Bhagavat Gita, The Ramayana, The Mahabharata, and the puranas. They feature sages, warriors, god, and goddesses.
Consists of tales of devatas like Surya and Indra.
Tales from the Ramayana and Mahabharata.
Inspirational.stories of Arjuna and Harishchandra,
Women-centric stories like tales of Draupadi, the warrior goddess Durga, and Savitri .
Lives of characters like Yudhishthira and Karna, Abhimanyu and Bheema, Drona, Bheeshma, and Ghatotkacha.
It has stories of sages like Narada and Vishwamitra and also the virtues of anti-heroes like Ravana. Excerpts from the Upanishads and characters like the ideal disciples, Uttanka and Aruni are also a part of this set.
Re tellings of the story of Krishna and of devotees like Prahlada and Sudama are provided in this collection, as is a one-volume retelling of the Mahabharata.
Paperback: 2688 pages
Publisher: Amar Chitra Katha Private Limited; First edition (2010)
Reading level: 9 - 14 years