This book is a compilation of Devdutt Pattanaik’s articles on culture that break down the complex maze of stories, symbols, and rituals into clear systems and present the significance of myths in making cultures what they are.
Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik has lectured and written extensively on the relevance of mythology to modern man. He has written several books on Hindu mythology. He is a regular in the management seminar lecture circuit. A medical doctor by education and a leadership consultant by profession, he is a mythologist by passion and has written and lectured extensively on the nature of sacred stories, symbols and rituals, and their relevance in modern times. Dr. Pattanaik lives in Mumbai, India.