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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. When he is about to die, his wife Dhania took out all the money she had 1.

Amazed to see how Munshi ji can think from so many conflicting perspectives. It becomes necessary then, that the novel should not be called a portrait of peasant India, but a depiction of India as a progressive and free society, wherein, as it happens everywhere, those who can, oppress those who can not but suffer it all.

The read felt that tonga-ride along the jerky, untarred, potholed village road. Everywhere, the hand cracking the whip on your back has the same tone of skin as the bloody one on your torn back. Please try again later.

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The beauty of the story is in the interaction of these characters, and their subsequent development and the unmasking of the various layers of their nature. Review in Hindi and English. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. Customers who bought this item also bought. The novel has Truly a classic.


But, this should not stop one from enjoying a classic. View all 6 comments. See and discover other items: He is one of the most celebrated writers of the Indian subcontinent,[1] and is regarded as one of the foremost Hindustani writers of the early twentieth century. Describes the Life of a poor farmer Hori and his struggle to keep alive in the milieu of British Raj. Even though he is debt ridden but he still manages to laugh through the difficult times.

This book not only contains the simple but emotional story of a farmer who, just like any of the farmers, is debt ridden and struggles to survive but also discusses philosophy of what is the true nature of human being and especially of women. Miss Malti and Mr. Khanna are the two most strong characters of this novel. The urban society is represented by Malati Devi doctorMr. Want to Read saving…. Jul 14, Sandeep Saroha rated it it was amazing. The book is a wonderfully written account of the trials and travails of farmers during the time of British raj and Zamindars.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Because of the fear of the action from villagers Gobar also ran away to the town. It was translated into English in by Jai Ratan and P. The privileges we take for granted. What are the thoughts of a rural woman premcjand she sees her urban counterpart with all her independence?


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The main character here, a Mr. There is an ever-widening hollowness that life entails at birth.

To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. Hori and Dhania were unable to throw a girl carrying their son’s child from their doorstep and gave her protection and accepting her as their daughter-in-law.

munsui Godaan The Gift of a Cow is as realistic a portrayal as it could possibly be. Ny all 4 reviews. Translators need to translate ideas, not words. It is also the stories of his neighbours, employers, priests, and other people surrounding him.

Lots of tragedy happens to them. I disliked the reiteration of sacrifice and devotion for women and I was unable to make out whether Premchand supported it or was satirising it.

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Really its a nice novel , i am so lucky that i lives near munsi premchand village. How problems throw you on roads you never want to take? My hindi reading was very rusty when I started, but the book drew me in, and it is a compliment to it that I read it all, and I read it all with “gusto”.