Chitra Katha: Comics are forever

The venerable Amar Chitra Katha comics are a rare breed. Despite the blitz of television, the ambush of the internet and the blast of the play stations, these doughty and spirited comics have survived the sundry pressures of time. It continues to stand tall, even changing its packaging to be in tune with the times.

What started as a ‘movement’ using a popular medium like comics to acquaint Indian children with their rich cultural heritage is still as relevant today as it was when the idea was first conceived of in 1967.

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