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Shekhar Kapur

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Shekhar Kapur is an Indian film director, actor, and producer, known for his works in Hindi cinema and international cinema. Part of the Anand family, Kapur became known in Bollywood with his recurring role in the TV series Khandan in the mid-1980s and his directorial debut in the cult Bollywood film Masoom in 1983, which won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Movie for that year, before gaining widespread success with the science fiction film Mr.
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The Science Transforming How We Learn
Sanjay Sarma - Aug 18, 2020
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A groundbreaking look at the science of learning--how it's transforming education and how we can use it to discover our true potential, as individuals and across society by a renowned MIT professorAs the head of Open Learning at MIT, Sanjay Sarma has a daunting job description: to fling open the doors of the MIT experience for the benefit of the wi...
Shekhar Kapur
Aug 09, 2020
Must Read : Learning is far more about provoking curiosity and creativity than teaching. GRASP by Sanjay Sarma, Head of Open Learning at #MIT and ⁦@lukeyoquinto⁩ Yoquinto: 9780385541824 | Books      source
Namaha - Stories From The Land Of Gods And Goddesses
Abhishek Singh - Sep 05, 2019
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Namaha, stories from the land of gods and goddesses, is a collection of short stories inspired by ancient wisdom literature of India. Abhishek Singh's work is acclaimed around the world for its unique style and storytelling with compelling illustrations and enthralling text, Singh takes you into the fantastical worlds of ancient Indian mythology, d...
Shekhar Kapur
Jul 31, 2020
By the amazing artist and storyteller Abhishek Singh. Each illustration in this book is like a journey into our mythology. Into the depths of your mind. Available at Amazon ⁦@abhiart⁩      source
The White Tiger
A Novel
Aravind Adiga - Oct 14, 2008
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A stunning literary debut critics have likened to Richard Wright's Native Son, The White Tiger follows a darkly comic Bangalore driver through the poverty and corruption of modern India's caste society.The white tiger of this novel is Balram Halwai, a poor Indian villager whose great ambition leads him to the zenith of Indian business culture, the ...
Shekhar Kapur
Sep 23, 2019
It’s an amazing book, White Tiger. Arvind Adiga at this best ! Read many scripts, none had the sheer power of the book .. great to know that there is one that measures up to the book , good luck! @priyankachopra      source
Gun Island
A Novel
Amitav Ghosh - Sep 10, 2019
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From the award-winning author of the bestselling epic Ibis trilogy comes a globetrotting, folkloric adventure novel about family and heritageBundook. Gun. A common word, but one that turns Deen Datta’s world upside down.A dealer of rare books, Deen is used to a quiet life spent indoors, but as his once-solid beliefs begin to shift, he is forced to ...
Shekhar Kapur
Jun 17, 2019
Conversations are two sided. How can we mot have a great conversation with an amazing mind like yours @GhoshAmitav .. and Gun Island is such an amazing book! I read it in one go. Could not put it down! #GunIsland      source
KRISHNA
A Journey Within
Abhishek Singh - Dec 18, 2012
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A searing, human portrayal of Krishna, the god of all gods awaits you in A JOURNEY WITHIN. Journey along through his pastimes that have swayed the ages. The final confrontation between the fire of man's consuming greed to conquer all, and the supreme power of the Divine Spirit....
Shekhar Kapur
Nov 04, 2012
The most beautiful #graphic book I have ever seen out of #India. #Krishna, a Journey Within by Abhishek Singh      source