Nagraj (“Snake-King”) (नागराज in Devanagari script) is a fictional superhero appearing in Raj Comics,. Created in the late s by Sanjay Gupta, Firt story. A year after Sairat, Nagraj Manjule returns to cinema as an actor in a Marathi film. The writer-filmmaker on how not to play a villain and why. Likes, 86 Comments – Lasya Nagraj (@lasyanagraj) on Instagram: “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that’s all.

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His venom is believed to be far stronger than Potassium Cyanide, resulting in the melting of any living being’s body if he bites them or vice versa.

He told them the location of the baby and asked them to cure him.

Nagraj Manjule: Acting is fun, but not as much as directing

Nagmani realised that the priest was lying, but he took the child. The name Nagraj is derived from the word ” Nagaraja ” Hindi: Eye Nagraj Manjule. The reason for the extension of the mini-series was to tell various sub-plots and the series was finally declared to be an eight-part series.

When I thought about my character, I realised that he has not set out to be the villain. Retrieved from ” https: This happened in the issue Nagadhishwhen he threw the controlling sceptre of a serpent court official into orbit.

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Not able to withstand a devotee’s death, Deva Kaljayi showed him a way to save the queen’s life. Many of Nagraj’s fans believe that, over time, Nagraj’s comics have developed a snake mythology of nagrja own, which is unique to the popular Indian beliefs about snakes that are prevalent among the masses.

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As per Hindu rituals, the newborn baby was thrown into the river. In reality, Nagraj was much more poisonous than any species of snakes because his venom was celestial. March Learn how and when to remove this template message. I wanted to direct the Telugu remake myself, in fact, but there were some delays with the project and I got the time to think it over.


Since Nagraj had lost a very major part of this nsgraj courtsey See Through, he doesn’t try stupid stunts and makes minimum use ngraj this power cause if he tries shapeshifting into something beyond his power limit then he might not be able to reform a new body and left bodiless nagrajj See Through or maybe even die.

Many years passed and the treatment started showing nagrraj and, although still in the suspended animation, the color of the baby had gradually changed to green. He raised the baby, who became Nagraj. This article is about the comics superhero. If there are issues, does it talk about them? It is illustrated by Mr. When the child was born, everyone believed him dead because his whole body was blue and showed no signs of life.

First, his face and later, his whole body, turned normal color and he started crying. Utilizing this power Nagrraj can cast a hypnotic reality upon his surroundings using his eyes. Favourite comics of 90’s”. While some of them live in his body just cause they have no better place to live, others live willingly to learn something from Nagraj’s way of life.

In the late s, Raj Comics tried adapting Nagraj into a live-action television show in India. It could have been like any other love story, but for how convincingly it dealt with caste identities. It is believed that he is still hanging somewhere between heaven and earth alive cause Vishwamitra gave him half of his powers. He can “release” snakes out of his body at his will through his hands and use them for whatsoever purpose he likes, controlling them through telepathy.

Deva Kaljayi refused and told him that the “real successor” to the throne was alive and when the time comes the treasure will be handed over to him. As time passed, Queen Lalita started getting depressed for not having a child of her own. Nagraj then became Baba Goraknath’s disciple and vowed to eliminate crime and terror from the Earth. They did so and discovered that the baby was far more venomous than the greatest snake on Nagdweep, which was Mahatma Kaaldoot, indicating that he had divine venom of the god.


This resulted in a stalemate. He also said that the child was blessed by an ichchhadhari naag, so he asked Nagmani to bring up the child and allows him to avenge his mother. If I were to make a sci-fi film, there would have to be something in my personal history that draws me to the subject.

Gorakhnath read his mind and discovered that Professor Nagmani had implanted a mind control device in the form of a capsule in Nagraj’s head, to keep him under his control.

According to the rules, no one was permitted to bring an outsider to the island, so the king decided to keep his presence a secret. He also rides on a flying snake named Sarpat. Nagraj succeeded in his task, but upon confrontation with Gorakhnath and his mystic black mongoose shikangi, was defeated. Nagraj’s Venom Nagraj’s venom is the most powerful venom of the world, so much so that direct contact with it results in instant death fuun melting of body.

As a reader, you can take from someone, but do you also want to give, do you want to express something? Amitabh Bachchan is acting in your next film. So he ordered his faithful astrologer Vedacharya, who had great knowledge of Tilism to enclose the treasure in a Tilism which could be broken only by his son. At the same time, what a film depicts is very important. There gun have been magraj about the film that he liked. So, I look on every new project as a new beginning.

Nagraj, a character in the Raj Comics series, [5] has a huge arsenal of powers of which most can be credited to his divine birth in the comics storyline. The king sought forgiveness from the Devta and pleaded with him to nagfaj his wife, to which the Devta refused.