Girish Karnad’s English version of his fifth Kannada play, Agni Mattu Male The Fire and the Rain in a workshop at Minneapolis, U. S. A. in. October Agni Mattu Male (The Fire and the Rain) as the title itself suggests, is Rain. Girish Karnad has himself narrated this story in the preface to The. The Fire and the Rain. Girish Karnad. This play by one of India’s foremost playwrights and actors is based on a story from the Mahabharata which tellingly.

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Rain comes at the end, at the exchange and realization of sacrifice and the land becomes fertile. The story is brilliantly told with the right mix of comedy, romance, drama and suspense.

Fire and the Rain

Suganya rated it it was amazing Jul 06, The Fire and the Rain Paravasu enters the fire and Arvasu decides to follow him when the voice of Indra is heard. Goodreads helps you keep track girjsh books you want to read. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

Boiled Beans on Toast Girish Karnad. Ancy Das rated it it was amazing Feb 12, Three Plays Girish Karnad.

Fire and the Rain by Girish Karnad

May 15, Divya rated it liked it. Nayaz Riyazulla rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Yavarki loves Vishaka, but left her to worship and pray to Devraj Rani for 10 years, and on his return found her married to Parvasu. Read this book if you’ve been interested in Karnad’s work, because this definitely is a great read.


For My brother and I watched the movie, Agnivarsha in the movie theatre asked came back fully involved with the movie and shaking our raln at how weird Brahmin men were.

Ajay Noria rated it did not like it Jul 04, Arvasu’s father, Raibhya dislikes both his sons and suspects Vishaka Raveena Tandon Parvasu’s wife, of having an affair with Yavakri Nagarjuna ,based on the fact that Yavarki and Vishaka loved each other, before Yavarki left village to worship Devraj Indra. Yavakri is murdered by Kritya. Preethi rated it really liked it Mar 05, Dipali rated it liked it Jun 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Vishakha confesses everything and begs him to kill her, but Paravasu raises the arrow and shoots at his father.

Basudev Ghosh rated it really liked it Aug 08, He also declares that Yavakri can save himself if he enters the ashram of his father, this shall declare him as a coward. My first and only one so far from this modern dramatist.

Agnivarsha: The Fire and the Rain () – Plot Summary – IMDb

Karnad’s specialty of karrnad less known character and story from ancient literature and convert them into a full modern work can be seen here with great success again. Oct 10, Santosh Kashyap rated it really liked it.


A friend played the ‘Actor-Manager’, half a world away and instigated interest in this ‘little known myth from the Mahabharata’. Vritra tries to protect Vishwarup but Indra drives him away and karnnad Vishwarup. My brother and I watched the movie, Agnivarsha in the movie theatre asked came back fully involved with the movie and shaking our heads at how weird Brahmin men were.

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Search all titles Search all collections. Priyan Priyan rated it it was amazing Sep akrnad, Wonderful play by Girish. Collected Plays Volume 1 Girish Karnad.

The girosh of killing Raivya is cunningly put on Arvasu and the mob beats him severely. Preet rated it it was amazing Apr 07, Lists with This Book.