The second historical novel by celebrated Kannada author S.L. Bhyrappa, .. Avarana was a fantastic read for me who is a product or a victim of the history. AVARANA -Three Reviews of pa’s famous novel on Jihadi destructions in India. – Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for. Aavarana: The Veil | S.L. Bhyrappa. Blind faith. Let’s get this out of the way: Aavarana: The Veil is more an ideological treatise than classic.

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A view of a temple in Hampi. He has served as a Prof. But Lakshmi is not orthodox – she just goes back to her roots – the AvaraNa for her is lifted.

Editorial Reviews About the Author Dr. A consoling part of the novel is that AmirRazia’s husband realizes what his wife has been fighting for and gets ready to help her. All I would say about this book is this – this is a work of great courage and urgency. First of all, is history authentic? Thanks for telling us about the problem. My only hope is that this does not lead to some more mindless violence and yet another idiotic book ban. While the glib liberal serves as a counterpoint to the questing Razia, the others — like Amir — are mean-minded caricatures drawn in to emphasize the agenda.

The author Bhyrappa in his characteristic style makes the reader go with him on a journey, almost knowing exactly what the reader is thinking while reading the book. I also liked the way the characters were built, the way he portrays a certain Mr. Thank you for all your comments.


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Then which ism or religion did not do that. Feb 22, Tiru Pradyumna rated it it was amazing.

Let’s see what you feel after you read AvaraNa. Bhyrappain my opinion, has been a bit simplistic in several bhyralpa in the novel. Yes, at the end of the book vaarana see a list of 59 books that Lakshmi aka Razia refers to. I have no doubt that you are a good civilian with a cultured manners.

This book only goes on to strengthen how tolerant and accepting an Indian culture is and how well the world has exploited it.

Book Review | Aavarana: The Veil

Interestingly, Sandeep Balakrishna, the “writer, columnist, translator, and recovering Bhyrapa professional” who translated Aavarana from Kannada to English, heads IndiaFacts. Even before this book was formally released, eager readers awaiting Bhyrappa’s latest novel bought all copies from book stores leaving people like me without the latest book.

The Indian history has been a victim of vandalism by Leftist historians right from the time of India’s Independence from the British. Get to Know Afarana.

Bhyrappz strong society is built on truths rather than on false information. In someway i think the rivals are correct. He is already the best novelist in Kannada by a mile. After all, isn’t this the latest book written by the knowledgeable philosopher-novelist Bhyrappa? I have read many of the earlier Novels of Bhyrappa. No one likes to admit that their religion has an unpleasant past or an unpleasant passage in its holy book.

Now, as Amir tries to convince her that the Hampi destruction was caused by one Hindu sect seeking vengeance against the other, Razia begins to question accepted mythologies. However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed to be.


ಆವರಣ [Aavarana]

avaraba This book should be read in that context and not “Hindu-Muslim” relations or what happened during muslim rule. Bhyrappa for giving us such a well-researched, well-versed novel on a sensitive and controversial subject like this, where one cannot argue with the context of the novel because of the real bibliographical facts provided at the end of the book. Hats off avaranz the author Shri Bhyrappa for courageously venturing into territories where others fear to tread. Hardcover24th Editionpages.

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Newer Post Older Post Home. Keeping that in mind, or even otherwise – for the sheer joy of reading a great work of Historical fiction, this book must be read urgently, and widely.

Aavarana does not show any sympathy to reader and is more like an assault on the reader with very thought-provoking and compelling arguments that make a reader think. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Of course, he is not an honest man as well. She even agrees reluctantly to Amir’s request that she convert to Islam, as a formality and change her name to Razia.