December 1, 2017 10:45 IST

Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing, reading from Jyotin Goel's gripping new book, 'Bheem - Destiny's Warrior'

1 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
Juhi Chawla highlighted engrossing sections of Jyotin Goel’s new book, ‘Bheem - Destiny’s Warrior’ during a book launch cum book reading session held at Title Waves, Bandra.
2 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
Several bibliophiles from the city came together to take part in the literary gathering. The actress read selected passages from the book, her dramatic rendering and the enthralling content immediately riveting listeners.
3 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
Officiating as moderator, actor/director Jugal Hansraj maintained the flow of the event and coordinated the post-reading question-and-answer session with smooth professionalism. Indian film director Ashim Samant, Congress MP Priya Dutt and noted film critique Bhawna Somaaya, graced the event with their presence. Several questions relating to the uniqueness of the novel’s concept and its fascinating narrative came up, which Jyotin Goel and Juhi Chawla answered with incisiveness and humour.
4 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
Commenting on the book Juhi said “I am a fan of Jyotin’s writing. I have begun reading ‘Bheem-Destiny’s Warrior’ and I’m glued to it! I just can't seem to put it down!”
5 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
“I was intrigued by the idea of using the epic hero Bheem as the protagonist of a thriller set in the modern era. From the excited stir the book is causing among readers, it is increasingly evident that I was right!” said Jyotin.
6 of 6 Juhi Chawla,actress Juhi Chawla,Juhi Chawla sets pulses racing,Jyotin Goel,Bheem - Destiny's Warrior,Destiny's Warrior,Destiny Warrior,Bheem and Ashvatthama
That many book lovers seemed to agree was obvious from the never-ending queues that formed for the post-event book signing by Jyotin Goel, Juhi Chawla and Jugal Hansraj.