newloader

Choose from more than 1 lakh + Styles and Exclusive brands

Shop By

Category

Complete Your Profile

Enter below details to proceed
+91

Mobile Number

missing mobile number

To complete the registration please enter your mobile number.

+91
Continue

missing mobile number

To complete the registration please enter your mobile number.

+91
Continue

missing mobile number

To complete the registration please enter your mobile number.

+91
Continue

Click image to zoom in

CROSSWORD

Krishna Gopeshvara: The Truth of Vrishnis (Book 1 of the Lord Krishna Trilogy)

  • MRP Rs 399     Includes all taxes
  • First Citizens earn points on every purchase. (Link or enroll here)

  • Select Colour

    No Colour
    Select Size

    Only 2 left in stock

    100% Authentic
    Products
    free
    shipping*
    Free Delivery On Orders Of  Rs 900 & above
    Delivery & Express Store Pick Up Enter your Pincode to check the delivery time and free pick up options

    Invalid Pincode

    Delivery
    • Product Description

      The book provides an excellent insight into the working of the society in Krishna's times. Small conversations bring out the deeper meanings of many of the common practices of the people of those times which persist to this day, Evil ideology of Kutil Muni and its influence on Kamsa is depicted in a manner that anticipates future events in the next parts of the Trilogy. The Reverse Swastika as the symbol of an evil ideology is fittingly destroyed with the slaying of Kamsa. About the Author Sanjay Dixit is an IAS officer of the 1986 batch in Rajasthan Cadre. Prior to joining the IAS, he was in the Merchant Navy as an engineer. He sailed the high seas for four years before jumping ashore, landing in the sea of desert. He has done his graduation in Marine Engineering from DMET, Calcutta (as it then was). After joining the IAS, he added three Masters qualifications to his repertoire - in Indian classical music, economics, and software systems, the last one from BITS, Pilani. He also took a professional degree in Law. He has travelled India and the world extensively, first as a merchant mariner and then as an administrator. He was also an active sportsman. He went on to don many hats in sports administration, including that of being Secretary and President of Rajasthan Cricket Association, Secretary of Rajasthan Tennis Association, and member of BCCI Finance Committee. As a person of varied interests, he has authored dozens of articles, covering such diverse fields as cricket, general sports, agriculture, Islamism, spirituality, strategic affairs, and current issues. His articles have appeared in DNA, Yahoo India, Mumbai Mirror, Swarajya Magazine, Print India, India Facts and Medium.com.

      Product code: 204650115_9999
      Need help? Contact us

    • Author Sanjay Dixit
      Publisher Bloomsbury India (29 May 2018)
      Language English
      Number of Pages 358
      Binding Paperback
    • DISCLAIMER: Colors of the product might appear slightly different on digital devices.

    A never-before action packed retelling of Lord Krishna's life, Krishna Gopeshvara is the first in a trilogy that narrates the early life events of Lord Krishna from the time of Kamsa's capture of the Mathura throne to his killing by his nephew-as was foretold by the tyrant king's own priest. Styled as a historical fiction, Krishna and Kamsa are portrayed as men pursuing their narratives according to their understanding of the world around them. What entails is a clash of two narratives-the dharmic one symbolized by Krishna and the other a totalitarian and despotic narrative epitomized by Kamsa. The only assumption that has been made is that Krishna was a highly gifted young man.In the story of the battle between an uncle he must kill to survive lies embedded the truth of a nation gone rogue and a critique of the social, cultural and religious circumstances of Mathura, Magadha, Kashi, and other leading power centres of Aryavarta-which holds relevance even in our times-thus setting the stage for the great epic of Mahabharata. The careful portrayal of the other kings and princes of the Mahabharata era shows how often flaws in character can lead to devastating consequences, affecting, sometimes, the nation as a whole. Thus, human psychology is laid bare, including the inherent limitations of man. Weaving a riveting account of the life of the Lord, the political intrigues, discussions on dharma and debates on the position of women in the society, Krishna Gopeshvara is a perfect portrayal of the Vedic era with a deep resonance to the times we live in.

    CROSSWORD:

    Crossword aims to be a point of cultural and social interaction where authors and poets hold court, where children are regaled, where people gravitate to be informed, to be entertained, even enlightened. The name embodies the vision of Crossword as a place and space for people who seek information, knowledge or just the pleasure of reading. Crossword stocks the widest range of Books – Toys – Stationery – Magazines, Gifting and Hardware & Accessories. You can reach out to Brand at: 022-66272140 or estore@crossword.in.

    • Easy Returns

      14

      If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you can return most items to us within 14 days of delivery to get a 100% refund. We offer free and easy returns through courier pickup, or you can exchange most items bought online at any of our stores across India.

      For More details read our Return Policy

    • Easy Exchange

      If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you can exchange most items to us within 14 days of delivery. We offer free and easy exchange through courier pickup, or you can exchange most items bought online at any of our stores across India.

      For More details read our Exchange Policy

      *T & C Apply

    REVIEWS & RATINGS

    0 / 5

    Overall Rating : 0

    Do you recommend this product? yes YES no NO

    RATE THIS PRODUCT

    We use cookies to give you the best experience and analyze the site use. By continuing your browsing, you accept their use.

    Find out more about cookies in Privacy Policy