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GRAPHIC NOVELS AT SCRIBD. Thanks to Josh in class, I learned that Scribd has some of the Campfire (India) graphic novels available: so, you are just $1 away from owning your own digital copy of Ekalavya or Sundarkaand (Hanuman), and $3 away from owning your own digital copy of Krishna: Defender of Dharma. I've added links to the Scribd record for each graphic novel. Maybe that will lead to some more people reading these great graphic novels for class. I wish they had all the Campfire graphic novels, but I could only find these three:
MORE GODS AND GODDESSES. I've been working on writing up notes to Devdutt Pattanaik's Calendar Art videos, and as a result I've come across all kinds of wonderful images at Wikipedia. For reasons he explains in the author's note, Pattanaik uses black-and-white images in the book, but Wikipedia has many gorgeous color images for those of us who miss all the lovely colors!
BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: GAYATRI. I'm a huge fan of Battlestar Galactica, and so of course I was excited to make up this page with a traditional Gayatri performance (from Ravi Shankar's Chants of India), along with a couple of Battlestar Galactica videos. You can see/hear all those videos here; below is the theme music from the Battlestar Galactica movie, The Plan, where you can hear the mantra most clearly: