Bilanka Ramayana” by Chakradhara Das is a remarkable Odia book that presents a fresh perspective on the timeless epic, Ramayana.
In this masterful retelling, Das weaves words together with finesse, painting a vibrant and deeply human portrait of Lord Rama, Sita, and the other iconic characters from the Ramayana. The book delves into the inner struggles, conflicts, and dilemmas faced by the beloved protagonists while staying true to the fundamental essence of the original epic.
“Bilanka Ramayana” stands out for its modern language and poetic excellence, breathing new life into a story known to generations. Das’s literary prowess shines through as he skilfully navigates the intricate emotions and moral dilemmas faced by the characters, exploring themes of love, duty, sacrifice, and righteousness. With each turn of the page, readers find themselves immersed in a world that feels both familiar and refreshingly contemporary.