Episode 15 - Levitating Over Lanka
Arya was sure that he had failed his quest when he watched the Ramayana fall into the vast darkness. However, when Rishiji appears, Arya learns that all hope is not lost. Rishiji leads Arya into the sky and shows him a deep canyon filled with Rakshasas and much to Arya’s surprise, he sees the Ramayana intact perched on Ravana’s throne. With Rishiji’s instructions and the vanaras help, Arya may still have a chance to save the Ramayana.
IN THIS EPISODE:
[00:01] Previously on Shadow Realm
[00:41] Rishiji appears instructing Arya of his next steps
[02:03] Rishiji shows him Lanka and where to find the Ramayana
[03:56] Arya sees the Ramayana on Ravana’s throne surrounded by Rakshasas
[08:34] How to support and connect with The Arya Chronicles
[08:55] Next episode teaser
Rishiji assures Arya that his quest is not done yet
Rishiji takes Arya up in the sky with him, revealing a canyon filled with Rakshasas and the Ramayana at the center of it all
Arya sees the Ramayana perched on Ravana’s throne, prepped to be burned
Arya returns to land, knowing he has to save the Ramayana with the help of the vanaras, though he’s not sure exactly how they will reach the canyon
On the next episode: Arya and the vanaras make a plan to fight and retrieve the Ramayana
Shadow Realm was written and executive produced by Reenita Hora. Based on her middle grade novel When Arya Fell Through the Fault, this story constitutes ‘Part 1 of The Arya Chronicles.’
An original soundtrack was composed for this story by Kanniks Kannikeswaran (http://www.kanniks.com/).
Audio adaptation by Shane Sakhrani. Audio Direction and Production by Daniel Gonzalez and Gabe Mara.
The narrative for the trailer was voiced by Carnie Wilson (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carnie_Wilson)
The podcast features
Vishesh Chachra as Rishiji, Pa, Nicolas, Ranga, and Surayu (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5189387/)
Reenita Hora as Ma, Medicine Woman - (reenita.com)
Danish Farooqui as Chimpu, Ravana, and Elias (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm7211550/)
Laura Smith as Balchorni, Athena, the Doctor, and Jackson’s mom (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2269470/)
Kal Monsoor as Buddha, Head of School, and Hanumana (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0543964/)
Avinash Muddappa as Pandu, Gopu, and Raja (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm8765273/)
Asha Noel as Female Vanara, Nurse, and Adriana (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm6340920/)
Recorded at Studio City Sounds and The Room at Melrose.
Chapter 13 uses “Lake Waves Hjalmaren” by Owl
Chapter 17 uses “New Holland Honey Eaters 32x Slower” by digifishmusic
Chapter 18 uses “New Holland Honey Eaters 32x Slower” by digifishmusic
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