The Inspiration Games

My guest blogpost on how western science fiction from Avatar to The Hunger Game is inspired by Indian mythology.
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Rodney Smith — couple standing on top of a taxi cab among a sea of yellow taxi's in New York City.

There's gotto be an Eastern equivalent of Avengers Assemble, with mythological hero(in)es getting together to save the universe the old fashioned way. With swords!

There's gotto be an Eastern equivalent of Avengers Assemble, with mythological hero(in)es getting together to save the universe the old fashioned way. With swords!

Interesting. 'The Hunt' an episode from Twilight Zone is actually inspired by Yudishtra's journey to hell from the Mahabharatha. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hunt_(The_Twilight_Zone)

"The Hunt" (SS 3 Ep Out hunting with his dog, a man walks into unfamiliar territory.

The blue-bodied figure of Lord Vishnu carrying his favourite disc, conch, mace and lotus. And wearing a garland of blue lotuses. Now you know where the phrase lotus-eaters' originates from?

VISHNU - embodies the aspect of creation that preserves its eternal motion. As a result Vishnu is very approachable, sustaining and forgiving.

The all knowing eyes of the lion boy. As he swims through the vortex of my imagination into the matrix.

The all knowing eyes of the lion boy. As he swims through the vortex of my imagination into the matrix.

The crossing of a lifetime. As Venus kisses the sun. Just a peck on the cheek.

It's a twice in a lifetime moment: the transit of Venus across the Sun

It's a twice in a lifetime moment: the transit of Venus across the Sun. By Robin McKie, science editor; The Observer,

What is the similarity between Hellboy and Lionman?

What is the similarity between Hellboy and Lionman?


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