National Science Day 2020

- February 28, 2020


This year’s theme for National Science Day is ‘Women in Science’. Amar Chitra Katha salutes the #FirstIndian women who took up careers as scientists, doctors, and researchers against the wishes of their fellow countrymen, paving the way for millions of other Indian women.

Illustration: Ketan Pal
Illustration: Dilip Kadam
Illustration: Harsho Mohan Chattoraj
Illustration: Ketan Pal

 

Comic of The Month

Anant Pai

Anant Pai strode the Indian comics industry like a colossus. Using the comics format he told stories from mythology, history and literature to generations of children. Uncle Pai, as he was known, wanted Indian children to be familiar with their heritage. A chemical engineer by profession, Anant Pai gave up his job to follow his dream, a dream that led to the creation of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle. Read the story of the man who left behind a legacy of learning and laughter.

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