Overview for Heroes To Be Remembered (3 In 1): Amar Chitra Katha
Hemu was born a grocer's son. Armed with shrewdness and grit he battled the Mughals to become the emperor of Delhi.
In 326 B.C, Alexander the Great led his marauding army to conquer India. But first, he had to face the mighty warrior, King Paurava.
As the ravaging armies of the Hunas swept across India, Baladitya and Yashodharma stood defiant, willing to pay any price to keep their people safe.
All but forgotten today, these men were once the most feared and respected people in the land. They stood firm against impossible odds and shaped the world around them according to their belief.
Anant Pai (Author)
Anant Pai was the creator of the two most popular comic book series, Tinkle and Amar Chitra Katha. His works deal with the retelling of mythological tales, folk stories, and biographies of historical figures. He has been considered one of pioneer creators of Indian comics.
He has been associated with works like Fact Fantasy, Funtime, and Funland, all of which are education comic strips. Rekha, Ramu and Shamu, Little Raji, and Kapish are some of the comics he had created.
Born in Karkala, he was brought up by his grandfather after the death of both his parents. He then moved to Mumbai and attended the Orient School in Mahim. He had acquired dual chemical technology degrees from the University of Bombay in Chemical Technology. He was also an expert in personality development. He had conducted several personality development classes for teens and children. He had also founded Partha Institute of Personality Development, 1978. He has published several books dealing with this, such as How to Develop A Super Memory, How To Achieve Success, and How Develop Self-confidence. He was awarded by the Lifetime Achievement Award at the very first Indian Comic Convention in 2011. He married Lalita, and the couple lived in Mumbai. On 24th February, 2011, Pai died of a heart attack.