The year is 1963 and India is about to embark on an audacious adventure-launching its first-ever rocket into space.
Mary is all of nine years old and bored of life in sleepy Thumba. Nothing ever happens here but fishing. That is. Of course. Until Dr. Vikram Sarabhai and his team of scientists arrive!
Told through the eyes of the inquisitive Mary. Topi Rockets From Thumba is an imagined account of the weeks and months leading up to the launch of India’s first-ever rocket and the humble beginnings of our dream to explore space.