And there were none ... Gandhari

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I chose a life of eternal darkness
Yet the darkness that I feel today
Is scarier than the Inferno
The darkness of mind, heart, and soul
On being near the corpses of my hundred sons.

~ Excerpt from Purba Chakraborty's "Gandhari"
http://www.purba-chakraborty.com/2020/04/gandhari-mythological-monologues-7.html

None of her sons survived the war - this woman with all her faults and … (read more)

I chose a life of eternal darkness
Yet the darkness that I feel today
Is scarier than the Inferno
The darkness of mind, heart, and soul
On being near the corpses of my hundred sons.

~ Excerpt from Purba Chakraborty's "Gandhari"
http://www.purba-chakraborty.com/2020/04/gandhari-mythological-monologues-7.html

None of her sons survived the war - this woman with all her faults and questionable decisions stands tall in her strength and iron will .Speculations aside of what might have been has she not blind folded her eyes - if she could have been a better queen and mother ( but then no matter what happens "being a better mother" always seems to dodge our footsteps)...to live to see the death of 101 sons .... I really cannot begin to fathom the strength or the will or the courage inside her to curse Krishna's dynasty to oblivion ...


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This is so intense, I am moved, lovely..

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/08/08

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Himanshu Arya
2021/07/13

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/13

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Forlenza
2021/07/12

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/12

Thank you Dan :)

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Shivam Kala
2021/07/11

Great....work Hats off to you INDRANI

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/11

Thank you Shivam 🙏

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Shivansh Rawat
2021/07/11

Excellent work, Indrani Mam

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/11

Thank you Shivansh :)

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hairofmedusa
2021/07/10

So so so so cool !

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/11

thank you :)

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Jarid Scott
2021/07/09

Love it!

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/09

Thank you friend 😊🙏

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Gorgeous work, Indrani!

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/09

Thank you Francesco 😊🙏

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PsyBot
2021/07/08

Beautiful 🔥❤

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/08

Thank you :)

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Paolo Leone
2021/07/08

Beautiful artwork, Indrani!

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Indrani Mitra
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2021/07/08

Thank you Paolo :)

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