"After reading the stories, I can say that Umesh Shukla is a modern-day Valmiki. What he is doing for the sake of our children is so very commendable!"- Hinduism.about.com
"What an amazing way for anyone (I condemn all who claim that this is just for kids!) to get initiated into the aspects of the epic Ramayana. In an age of 3D animation, it’s good to see this brilliant classic 2D comic rendition — great work!"- from Faezal
Tarak tells the story of a young orphan boy, who is faced with finding ways to welcome Ram's return to Ayodhya while making his daily living playing a 'dhol' or drum. The story ends in a very inspiring note when Ram himself comes to show the real value of celebration.
Upholding the true meaning of Diwali.
This comic is rooted in the events surrounding the triumphant return of the Hindu God - Ram. Celebrating the events leading up to Diwali, this imaginative story is designed for today's children with an aim to entertain and educate.