All’s Fair in War and Disease

The ongoing pandemic is an example of a planetary failure, i.e., the simultaneous failure of social and technical systems across the world. It’s the new normal. Just this past year alone we have had worries about climate change induced fires and floods in both hemispheres, now we have a pandemic.



Cast: Parikshit: grandson of Arjuna, ruler of the Kuru empire. Doesn’t take snakes seriously. Janamejaya: son of Parikshit. Takes snakes too seriously. Siva: One of the trinity, presides over the end of times. Surendra Sharma: Comic poet. George Bush: American President. George W. Bush: Another American President. Content As we enter this itihasa, we see […]