About Amar Chitra Katha
Amar Chitra Katha is a famed household name. Founded in 1967 by Anant Pai, lovingly called Uncle Pai, the purpose of the comic series was to spread knowledge and create a better awareness about Indian mythology.
The comic series focuses on different genres, including epics and mythology, fables and humor and visionaries, among others. Tales of bravehearts succeeding at war and boxed collections, Amar Chitra Katha has it all.
With more than 400 comics in 20+ languages that have sold more than 100+ million copies to date, Amar Chitra Katha is a cultural phenomenon. With a national distribution across all major book retailers, hundreds of small bookstores and thousands of vendors, the titles remain immensely popular in the classic illustrated format.
Amar Chitra Katha announces the launch of its “Treasures of India” subscription programme across India and worldwide. Over 30 years ago the legendary Anant Pai ran a highly successful subscription programme which brought India’s epics, mythology, history and literature to millions of Indian homes.
As our country becomes globally stronger and relevant we commit ourselves more than ever to the Amar Chitra Katha vision of ensuring that young Indians get the opportunity to understand and appreciate their heritage.
We believe that if they are grounded in the true traditions and values of our country, they can go anywhere in the world and imbibe the best of every culture without losing their self-esteem or sense of identity.
The subscription offers home delivery of 3 select ACK titles every month. Each subscription comes with a fabulous free gift that completes the ACK experience!
Along with Amar Chitra Katha, Uncle Pai also launched Tinkle, a magazine that carries comics stories, and regular columns of interest to school children. Tinkle is ‘where learning meets fun’ and it’s unique brand, with over three decades of creating and enduring proprietary characters and stories, is household mania. Children’s favorites like Shikari Shambu and Suppandi, have been a part of the Tinkle family since its inception and continue to be so. With its newly launched merchandise, which includes bobble heads, tshirts and phone covers, the Tinkle universe is expanding quickly and in the most colorful way possible.
Get the all new suppandi essential collection at a special discounted price. Yes you heard it Right.
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