Aavarana: The Veil and millions of other books are available for instant . for the first time into English by Sandeep Balakrishna, Aavarana: The Veil raises. What are an average Muslim’s views on S L Bhyarappa’s novel “Avarana ( Kannada)” or “Aavarana: The Veil (English)”? Views. Other Answers. Quora User. Aavarana – The Veil has ratings and reviews. I read this in English, very moving and powerful, anyone who is new to reading books can read this.
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My head bows down to S. Confusion grips you right from the start and the book leaves you nervous, ashamed, frustrated and clueless at the end. The novel went on to create a record in the I Aavarana Kannada: He said that Bhyrappa was a debater who “doesn’t know what Hindu religion stands for” and “does not know how to write novels”.
As mentioned correctly in the book, “you can’t build a strong society on the foundation of untruth.
There were few instances when I couldn’t continue reading and had to just stop. Confusion grips you right from the start and the book leaves you nervous, ashamed, frustrated and clueless at the end. The author manages to transport you both in time and space.
However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed to be. But even after being that, last book of Anantha was sold for copies. Indeed, I have read some of the references that Bhyrappa cleverly insert I discovered Aavarana through the article Rending the veil of historical negationism in India on the IndiaFacts portal. This is not just a run of the mill novel, it opens the readers mind to a wealth of information about the customspractices and lives of the Muslims of India.
In addition to his profound knowledge of Indian philosophical and cultural traditions, Professor Bhyrappa has since his childhood had intense personal experiences in both rural and urban milieu.
This novel deals with the historical period in Indian history when the Mogul Emperor Aurangzeb ruled most part of India.
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Sadder because the Muslim practices and “pseudo-secular” reactions described in the book still continue in India. It touches upon many eras of Indian history, forcing you at times to do your own research before you proceed. Rupa Publications 3 February Language: Want to Read saving…. As a englisy, it works at so many levels and Bhyrappa creates a time machine through which we learn about history and the present.
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Well, if you think that these historians are being criticised unjustly, just have a look at history text books of ours. Jan 12, Dharesh Nagond rated it it was amazing Shelves: Add both to Cart.
Progressive secular Professor, Brahmin by birth, married to an English Christian lady.
And she finds out that although Indian society has come a long way aavvarana the centuries, it still remains as rigid as before. I read this in English, very moving and powerful, anyone who is new to reading books can read this. I see a lot of research has been put in wiritng this.
The Kannada novel “Aavarana” by S. Open Preview See a Problem? So as soon as I finished the novel I searched for the details and came across the below article.
The perception is thought provoking and encourages discussions which could very well turn to arguments coz you’ll find several not agreeing with the facts or conclusions here Would look for more from the author. This book only goes on to strengthen how tolerant and accepting an Indian culture is and how well the world has exploited it. I cherished every minute spent with itas well as the time spent with Lakshmi aka Razia the protagonist, who spent years to complete her fathers englisj research work about Indian history to give it a shape and bring out the reality in the form of a fiction.
Under the guidance of their mentor, Prof.