Described as the ‘greatest literary show on Earth’, it was indeed an experience for Baahubali to be a part of the 10th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2017.
SS Rajamoulil, Prasad Devineni, Rana Daggubati along with Anand Neelakantan and Gautham Padmanabham, CEO of Westland, participated in a panel discussion, and unveiled the cover of the much awaited first book, The Rise Of Sivagami, from the novel trilogy Baahubali – Before The Beginning.
The Rise Of Sivagami, is the first part of the novel trilogy, authored by Anand Neelakantan, published by Westland Books and Graphic India.
From how the concept of a novel came up, to the story line, the role of Kattappa and ultimately the characteristics of the queen mother, Sivagami – a lot many interesting topics were discussed on the panel, and will be traced through the novels.
To add to the already excited crowd, Rana Daggubati read a short excerpt from the novel. So interesting and engrossing the few pages were, it left everyone wanting more.
The panel ended with a question answer round, and finally a selfie with the crowd!
In case you missed it, you can watch the entire event here…
‘The Rise of Sivagami is now available for pre-order! https://goo.gl/m1To3S