Author Amish Tripathi to Air Show to Highlight Ramayana Stories
MUMBAI, (IANS) – Renowned Indian author Amish Tripathi, who is known for his ‘Shiva’ trilogy, is set to unravel the lesser-known stories revolving around the epic ‘Ramayana’ with the upcoming series ‘Legends of the Ramayana with Amish’.
The three-part series will see him as the host.
He is expected to revisit the sacred geography of one of the world’s greatest stories with the series. Tripathi said, “Ramayan is the proud heritage of every single Indian, regardless of religion, caste, language, or gender. And I discovered the truth of this feeling even more as we shot for this documentary.”
This series will traverse 5000 kilometers, deep diving into ancient stories and myths around Ramayana.
It is enriched with professionally researched opinions and experts’ comments from guests like Yatindra Mishra (Prince of Ayodhya), Kavita Kane (Author), award-winning Hydrogeologist Ritesh Arya, Sunela Jayawardene (Environmental Architect & Author), Krishna Devaraya, Descendent, Vijayanagara Dynasty, Shashi Dhanatunge, Former Vice Chairperson, Civil Aviation Authority, Sri Lanka, and many others that add to the authenticity.
Tripathi said, “as we followed the path that was trod many millennia ago by our God, Lord Ram Himself. It was enlightening, it was fun, it was surreal.”
The author has traveled to key locations across India and Sri Lanka to piece the journey her whilst bringing alive history and showcasing the rich cultures, social diversities, and landscapes prevalent in each region.
‘Legends of the Ramayana with Amish’ will premiere on Discovery Channel on October 3.