7 Secrets of Shiva Locked in his stories, symbols and rituals are the secrets of our ancestors. This book attempts to unlock seven. . Devdutt Pattanaik. Seven Secrets Of Shiva By DEVDUTT PATTANAIK Online. Book Details: Language: English Published, Release Date Publication. Read 7 Secrets of Shiva book reviews & author details and more at Myth = Mithya: Decoding Hindu Mythology by Devdutt Pattanaik Paperback Rs.

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Lucky and Unlucky Zodiac Signs for This is Tripura, the three worlds. But its not, really. The author through this book, draws parallels between the paintings and murals produced all over India, depicting various forms and stories projected relating to shiva.

Speed Post – Shobha De. Mar 10, After watching videos of devdutt on the net,was curious on his literature. Dec 07, scerets Upload photo files with. Rather, the book talks about the legends spun around Shiva and family giving pictorial representations of various art, painting, and sculptures across India.

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Mar 24, Priyanka Pathak rated it it was amazing. Add to Spiritual Diary. This book is good with the collection of tales and explaining the curious names of Shiva along with his representations in Hinduism: This New Year, remember your promise. Trivia About 7 Secrets Of Shiva. Even if aroused, he need not spill the seed in the womb. This is the first book of it’s kind that helped me understand the soul of pauranic symbols and Katha Set up a giveaway. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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If we are all Shiva, then who shall be Vishnu and who shall be Bhrama, for nothing can exist in balance without something patatnaik someone to counter it. A flaccid penis indicates an unstirred mind. Feb 16, Ajitabh Pandey added it Shelves: I’m a firm atheist and so, I treat mythology, religions, and religious symbolism with mild amusement and disdain. The author has given a rational approach to the Purusha- Prakriti concept which has helped making this pattanakk an intriguing one.

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Something that I want to tell some select few. My confused mind is more confused now What he writes is not only senseless most of the time, it can come across as grotesque and contorted out of secfets. I feel this review is: It is thus a representation that god is formless, limitless and is omnipresent. Patatnaik from that the author was also the part of the writing team of popular tv show Devon k Dev Mahadev.

7 Secrets Of Shiva

He does not recognise cultural constructs, and the concepts of discrimination and acceptability. There are only a few stories related to Shiva and how they should be seen, which to be honest and no offence to anyone, are pretty out there and easy to learn from if one wants to learn.

Understand what a lot of idol craftsmen intended to convey through the stone carvings. This book is not as good as “Jaya”, which have I read before this. It even fails to provide a valid point of discussion. The lonely, celibate, blissful hermit, insensitive God becomes caring and patient towards humans.

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So why believe in them at all? A peek into the chapters of the book, where the seven secrets of Shiva are unravelled.

I felt a lot of disconnect in the sequence of the tale being told, which were jarring quite often. When he performs the tandava, the rhythmic waves emanating from his body destroy the universe.

They seek to transform Praja-Pati, he who commands over human society, into Pashu-pati, he who outgrows the animal within. My 3 year old was asking abt this book and I told a story from this one. From being a human to divine I loathed the writing and storytelling.

The decision was quite right. And I knew I made a mistake when during the first few pages I read something as awesome as this: Why is Shiva dressed like an uncouth tramp?

7 Secrets Of Shiva by Devdutt Pattanaik

An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata Kartikeya is a warrior god. Jan 08, Hiranmayii Pudi rated it it was amazing Shelves: Because unlike plants and animals we have a third eye of wisdom which can invoke liberation However, I do think that some hardcore religious zealots may be offended by the phallic interpretations of the ‘linga’ even though the author does take pains to point out that the erect penis stands for spiritual alertness and not lust.

Jul 25, Pooja Kashyap rated it it was ok Shelves: