...people, and continued to maintain peace and harmony within and without, restraining to do battle with neighboring kingdoms. His renown was known far and wide, and nobody dared to challenge him and his people for many years.
The movie, by itself, is titillating because of its bloody scenes and animation. However, on the overall, if compared to the original text, it is a transgression of the overarching theme of the poem, which is goodness and submission to God’s will. The movie has achieved its purpose of stunning and entertaining its audience, however, it is a far cry from the values being espoused in the ancient poem.
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