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Jul 06, Uttam Kumar Basak added it. Although that time was not short of people of great stature in the world and in srikxnta nation this came from, still, this was a shocking read for the age for the common reader, all the more so since here was a male writer depicting women of chatropadhyay own culture as all too human, deserving of the same consideration and respect as given men under similar circumstances.

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Work of a genius,perhaps the author’s most famous work. Product details File Size: Played by hit pair Uttam Kumar and Arikanta Sen again, Srikanta and Kamal Lata tell the story of an eternal, selfless love that is complete but only in separation.

I sent them a short story, for their magazine Jamuna. The most overdone alcoholic man-child onscreen, Srikqnta has been adapted over 16 times in over 7 languages in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. His grandfather had been an extremely wealthy man. This is not the place for criticism.

Feedback If you need help or have a question for Customer Service, contact us. There had been several movies, mostly in Bangla, on this particular character nurtured by Sarat Chandra for over a quarter of a century. His childhood and youth were spent in dire poverty as his father, Motilal Chattopadhyay, was an idler and dreamer and gave little security to his five children.


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Born on September 15,in an extremely poor family, Sarat Chandra was sensitive and at the same time bold and fearless in his writings, which captivated his readers. All film adaptations based on the works of Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay, will enable us to picture the man’s profound impact on popular culture over the past several decades.

This Telugu movie based on Sarat Chandra’s Vipradaswas the state’s introduction to Bengali literature. This book tells us about the Hindu religion and how people are judged by their caste. Although that time was not short of people of great stature in the world and in the nation this came from, still, this was a shocking read for the age for the common reader, all the more so since here was a male writer depicti Over the years when I read it, and reread it, baffled about the mystique surrounding it and the sparse nature of the book, it took some reflection about the time and space this came from and depicts and belongs to, to realise its height compared to the ground it rose from.

But sheer volume and force of their letters and telegrams compelled me at last to think seriously about writing again.

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People get jobs based on their castes not on merit. Like most autobiographical novels, it is rather a string of episodes than a connected story. It is the story of a secret society sara the name of Pather Dabi, which aims to free India from the colonial rule. I am not qualified to write a review of such a great work of literature.


It was a long time back during my school days. He goes wherever life takes him. Irony and criticism are never absent from his fiction. Swami is the story of a bright young girl, Saudamini, who has a mind of her own.

But it caused an enormous furore, and a ban was imposed soon after. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? Feb 26, Anne rated it did not like it. Is it possible that he would have added one more part if he had lived longer? A courtesan who remained chaste amidst the filth of the society, with the character so pious, a devotion to society and even more than that to a man, to repent the deeds, the society itself made her do, for its own pleasure.

In fact one city has been known in decades past for selling its own little daughters with the traffic very very thinly veiled with a marriage contract which usually favours the rich – foreign – buyers. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. His handling of those days may be compared profitably with Scott’s revival of former history.

This became at once extremely popular, and made me famous in one day. Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. On the other hand it showcases the evil practices of dowry and other social oppressions.

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