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Aaj Bhi Khare Hain Talab by Anupam Mishra

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Aaj Bhi Khare Hain Talab or Ponds are still relevant is a rare gem, a scripture written in our time and age. The book takes...
Devangana by Acharya Chtursen

Devangana by Acharya Chatursen – a Historical Novel

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Devangana is a small novella in Hindi by Acharya Chatursen. I had earlier read his Vaishali ki Nagarvadhu before I visited Vaishali in Bihar....
Aavaran by S L Bhyrappa

Aavarana by S. L. Bhyrappa – A Kannada Classic

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On the world book day, I asked my Twitter and FB friends and followers to suggest me some books from Indian languages. Aavarana by...
Ramcharitmanas by Tulsidas in Hindi

5 Reasons to Read Ramcharitmanas by Goswami Tulsidas

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I picked up Ramcharitmanas By Goswami Tulsidas to read as part of my effort to read original Indian literature. We all know a million...
Ganjahon ki Goshthi by Saket Suryesh

Ganjahon ki Goshthi by Saket Suryesh

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Ganjahon ki Goshthi is like a breath of fresh air that brings back the era of satire in Hindi Literature. If you follow the...
Raghuvamsham by Kalidasa

Reading Raghuvamsham Mahakavya by Kalidasa

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Why are we still taught Shakespeare and not Kalidasa in Indian Schools? Lately, I heard this question a lot. So, I decided to attempt...
Kabir by Hazari Prasad Dwivedi

Kabir by Hazari Prasad Dwivedi – Hindi Book Review

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Kabir is a poet I connect with the best. His simple Sakhis can say in two lines what people find it difficult to say...
ugandhar by Shivaji Sawant

Yugandhar by Shivaji Sawant – Book Review

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I bought Yugandhar way back in 2003 when it first came in Hindi edition. I knew it would demand a lot of time given...
Dwarka ka Suryasta by Dinkar Joshi

Dwarka Ka Suryasta by Dinkar Joshi

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I have been reading on Dwarka since the time I visited Dwarka recently. Not many books gave me any insight into the making of...
My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

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Hanuman Chalisa is the most commonly chanted set of verses in India. Written by Goswami Tulsidas after he wrote Ram Charita Manas - these...

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