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Raheem is known as the people's poet since his work touches the true conditions of human life. Raheem's lines are still to be found among the people living in the Hindi heartland. The current book on the developers on Indian literature gives a brief snapshot about the life and times of Raheem.
Originally written in English, this book on Raja Ram Mohan Roy's life and work proves that this monograph is a sunrise in modern Indian literature.
There hasn’t been any other serious and independent critic in India. He has associated literature with social and emotional concerns of people and has presented the practical side of it.
A well crafted Novel with a blind man as the protagonist. The novelist depicts the whole society around him. The story revolves around the peasant society of Indian villages. Premchand treads the very tricky ground of tensions between the rulers and the ruled in this novel. Dialogues between the characters are as real as life and relevant till date in India.
Rashmi is a collection of new and old poems of Mahadevi Verma. The collection as a regular feature incorporates the feature of chayavaad. A great source of learning for students of Hindi literature.
This book is a brief account on life of Ravindranath Tagore. He was not just a man of literary presence but he was also a cultural hero. The book deals about his life in a very methodical way.
A collection of beautiful stories of Rabindranath Tagore from where a reader can pluck out all the petals and gather all the beauty in him. Each of the story gives the message that you will never get tired of reading Tagore and being optimist.
A classic collection of Saadat Hasan Manto stories.they combine the psychoanalysis and human behaviour.
In this book of Sahitya Mimansha, the writer has described the Rasas of the Hindi Literature. He has also described the Alankaras in it.
Sarojini Naidu, the Nightingale of India, has created a specific place in English literature. She was a lady for whom English was a simple medium of expression. Although she was taught in English medium, she always condemned the blind mental slavery of the Western World. This is a book to introduce readers to Sarojini Naidu, not only as a politician but also as a poet.
Seedha Raasta is written for the youth of today. The story tells us how a rich boy changes his views about poor in the society. It serves as an inspiration to the youth.
A beautiful weaving of threads of letters and quite unique to the tradition of Bengali writings of the time. The controversial novel "ultimate question", asks tough question to the society. The Characters take part in discussion in whether love can be shifted. Case of Shahjahan is discussed vigorously. Protagonist believes that a mental attitude that refuses to change is not healthy. Certainly a great piece of literature and a must read.
A Jewel in the field of philosophy of Education. One of the earliest thinker to have suggested about making Education child Centred. Philosophy like learning by doing have been suggested by him. Indeed a master of the modern Education must go through this great work.
Shram Ka Mulya is a collection of radio-plays. These have been played on the All India Radio and have won accolades from many corners.
A story of a Brahmin boy who narrates series of events in his past twenty years.
An extension of the work of the writer in Narratives and the making of History. It gives an in depth knowledge of the inter-conflict of Turkish and Persian sources. Some have called this work even as Rashoman syndrome.
Soordas was a devotee as well as a great poet. He is one of the first poets of Braj. This book investigates the life and literature of Soordas. Manager Pandey presents a very well balanced suggestive and critical writing on the great poet.
Written by Viraj, the book Tiranga Jhanda is based on the tricolor flag on Indian Republic. The book consists of four small plays. In all the four plays the writer tells the readers to give everything for their mother country.
Uthaigeer is an autobiographical novel as a member of the downtrodden society. A sharp satire on the social inequality which is quite clear and vocal in the story.
The book contains lectures of Heras Memorial lecture series on state and dynasties in ancient india. The lectures were given by Romila Thapar in February 1980 at St Xaviers college. In these lectures the nature of Indian society in the first millenium BC has been highlighted.
Vardaan is a tragic story of two lovers. The lovers who played together since childhood and dreamt of spending their lives together, dreams shattered like playing cards. The novel has the love story of Virjan and Pratap and at the same time Madhvi and Pratap. In the end Madhvi decides to leave everything and becomes a yogini. An intense story which is a must-read for Premchand lovers.
Romain Rolland was strongly influenced by the Vedanta philosophy of India, primarily through the works of Swami Vivekananda. He gives a brief sketch of the lives of Ramkrishna and Vivekananda and introduces the vedanta philosophy to the readers. Readers also know the life and journeys of Swami Vivekananda.
Wah Lambi Khamoshi is the Hindi translation of 1990 Sahitya Akademi Award-winning novel That Long Silence. This is in effect, a slow, cruel self-revelation. The novel traces the life of narrator Jaya Kulkarni who is married to Mohan and is mother of two children. The novel exposes threadbare, the tense realities of the average Indian family’s architecture. Wah Lambi Khamoshi crawls in a very slow present while shuttling to span a long, complex past of multiple family ties, giving it an annoying sense of unmoving station – the narrative flow frozen. It is a personal redemption to a battle already lost.
Sri Viyogihar writes in a particular fashion and forces the reader and different sections of the society to act in the way they are expected to.
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