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Godan by Premchand

Godan by Premchand

Godan by Premchand is one of the most famous novels written by the stalwart writer of Nirmala and Kayakalp. Literally, ‘Godan’ means donating a cow, and in Hindu religion, it is perhaps the most essential funeral rite, without which a person can not even think of salvation. The tradition dictates […]

by March 7, 2013 Review
Kayakalp by Premchand

Kayakalp by Premchand

Kayakalp by Premchand is his second novel I have read so far. And, I must say that even if Premchand wrote nothing else than Nirmala and Kayakalp, these two novels are more than sufficient to establish him as one of the greatest Indian writers. He has singlehandedly won my praise […]

by July 17, 2012 Review

Nirmala by Premchand

Prem Chand is an iconic Hindi writer. From early childhood, I had been reading his books and short stories, sometimes as a part of school curriculum and at other times, for pure pleasure. His stories have an adorable earthiness. He writes about the common man and his day-to-day problems in […]

by March 27, 2011 Review