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Share your thoughts with other customers. The environment of vicious propaganda against Hinduism that we are living in, it was a must read. Its arguments, though not new, deserve to be widely debated anew—and many aavzrana them refuted.

An excellent book at the truth of Indian History Sumana Mukherjee, in her review of the book for Mintwrote: Raises questions and uncovers truths about religion and history Goes deep into history to reveal the extent of tyranny by foreign invaders in India Was a bestseller in Kannada, Gujarati, Tamil and other vernacular languages The Kannada version was sold out even before its release in February Bhyrappa SLB documents in this novel and I loved the fact that this book had references.

Most of his novels are translated into almost all the Indian languages and six into English. Belonging to a moderately conservative Hindu family i identified with the book at multiple levels. As a novel, it works at so many levels and Bhyrappa creates a time machine through which we learn about history and the present. Yet, after assessing the site for a day, Razia is silent, while Amir is clueless about her reasons.

Because my questions made Amir uncomfortable, he pronounced talaq just like that on the wife who had abandoned everything for him because his religion gives him that privilege. The strategy used by Bhyrappa to construct situations through which he exposes the hollowness of such progressive intellectuals is simply commendable!! But it is also self-serving, divisive and short-sighted, if not wilfully blind to the pitfalls of chest-thumping majoritarianism. Lakshmi, a rebellious, free-spirited and intelligent film-maker, breaks ties with her staunchly Gandhian father to marry Amir, the man she loves.


Usually delivered in days? Bhyrappa is a story of a free-spirited and rebellious young woman, Lakshmiwho marries the man she is deeply in love with.

To receive such detailed book reviews in future, consider subscribing by entering your email address and confirming it from your mailbox: His novels are widely translated to pan Indian languages. I am fed up with debates and discussions on Aavarana.

No trivia or quizzes yet. A Rite for a Dead Man by U. I came across this book via social media. The main female character, Lakshmi or Razia’s historical fiction is captivating and I did feel the need to dig deeper into the history o I have mixed feelings about this book.

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However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed to be. Safe and Secure Payments.

His books have found their way to the curriculum of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses of the universities in the vwil of Karnataka, and have been the subject of about 20 PhD dissertations.

The Complete Novels of Sherlock Holmes. Unfortunately, of late, several historians have chosen the latter. It raises important questions on how we read history — as also on identity and intellectual traditions, on appeasement politics, on civilizational conflict — but only offers a far-right revisionist take as an alternative.

Retrieved from ” https: I do not know how much is the real history, and how much is twisted. See all free Kindle reading apps. Every Indian should read this book in order to understand the dark age our nation had to undergo due to the advent of Muslim rule in India. Sold by uRead-shop and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. Yes, the book has uncanny similarities with real life. Subscribe to Our Newsletter. After much procrastination i star5ed reading it this diwali and finished it in 2 days.


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Add both to Cart. Fiction set in current day as well as in the time vveil Mogul empire. Hiding the truth will not help and this is the message Bhyheich allows him to both recount history while exposing present day ‘progressives’ and ‘secularists’.

I already knew a lot of the things which S. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Bhairappa has given a fine message through this novel, but only annoying thing which I found in this novel was he leaves the story incomplete for all the characters. To get the free app, enter mobile phone number.

Written in very simple English. But it is also self-serving, divisive and short-sighted, if not wilfully blind to the pitfalls of chest-thumping majoritarianism. He has penned 24 novels and four volumes of literary criticism and books on aesthetics, social issues and culture.

The novel is aptly named as avarana which basically means that hiding the truth. A Study in Correlations, Baroda: The end was a happy one.

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Aavarana – The Veil

Invisible Ties by Nadya A. The author has vigorously protested the tag that the book is inflammatory by challenging the reviewers to refute the points made in the book. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The situation turns hostile to the extent of Lakshmi going back to her village and living alone.