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Evil waits around every corner and a terrible war looms overhead. The plot Ms Nagpal sketches seems a bit too linear at times, but perhaps this would be the best approach for readers who are new to the Mahabharat. Seven Trees of Stone. I would have liked to have seen it in someone else’s hands. She is hotheaded and outspoken. I envy those for whom reading Draupadi will be a fresh initiation into the world of the Mahabharateven if a somewhat broad-stroked one. Born in in Dubai, Saraswati Nagpal was an early reader.

Visit our Help Pages. Her husband’s cousins, the Kauravas do everything in their power to hurt her family and bring down the Pandavas. A keen student of Indian classical dance and music, Saraswati has been teaching young children for five years how to weave their own stories through words, music, and movement. This helped explain some of what I missed in “Krishna: Beautiful beginning to the story.


Hansi rated it eraupadi was amazing Fire-boen 11, In the middle it felt a little rushed. Erin rated it really liked it Jul 15, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller. Project MUSE promotes the creation tge dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Perhaps she was a little too scholarly to realise a vendetta herself when she had five redoubtable professionally-trained warrior husbands to call on. Far from a subservient wife, however, Draupadi is more like the flames that bore her; her fiery spirit is key to her survival as her husband bets her in a dice game, she endures a thirteen-year-long exile, and she watches her loved ones go to war.

Everybody should read it, especially for kids. At first I rolled my eyes because of its comic book style, which I never cared for.

Draupadi: The Fire-Born Princess

Campfire 5 October Language: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Sumit rated it liked it Aug 21, Great introduction to Indian lore, very well-written and illustrated.

May 07, Mathew Carruthers rated it really liked it. Read it Forward Read it first. Saraswati Nagpal’s Draupadi is almost a copy of the B.

Preview — Draupadi by Saraswati Nagpal. Loved her narration as well as the illustrations! The color-saturated panels, the muscled men, and Draupadi’s lithe form are all classic comic-book hallmarks, but the vibrant art is often overwhelmed by text boxes relaying repetitive information. Draupadi looks appropriately beautiful in the book, enveloped by an aura of luminescence one would expect in Yajnaseni or the fire-born one. Ninth Grade Slays 2. The Girl with the Broken Heart. Jody Mena rated it it was amazing Sep 13, Share your thoughts with other hhe.


Lopa rated it it was amazing Nov 05, Will she lose everything she has loved? Ashes in the Snow Movie Tie-In.

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Jan 20, Gurdeep Singh rated it it was ok. I really liked the art. Get to Know Us. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Draupadi: The Fire – Born Princess

princsss Inspired by Your Browsing History. Lists with This Book. Indeed, the whole endeavor is somewhat overstuffed, as any one episode from Draupadi’s life could have been a graphic novel by itself. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

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