N Chandra Mohan

"This tale of a family in crisis is a metaphor in Das’s book for the economic upheavals that have engulfed the world... Investment bankers on Wall Street suffered from similar moral infirmities as the heroes in the Mahabharata; they exposed the flaws in the global capitalist system... Are lessons from the Mahabharata enough to save capitalism? Das, certainly, thinks that a healthy dose of Dharma may restore trust in the system. Das’s book (even though it is not really a translation) will certainly make it accessible to a whole new generation."

Read More: http://www.hindustantimes.com/Welcome-to-Hastinapur/Article1-452840.aspx