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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Would you like to see more reviews about this item? But one can not build a strong society with ignoring the history. At best, the study of history should help us to honestly, dispassionately understand the rights and wrongs of people we regard as our ancestors and use those azvarana to shape our present and future.

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aavvarana Despite calling themselves progressives, Amir convinces Lakshmi to convert to Islam, and so is born Razia. Retrieved from ” https: Quickly, about twenty pages into the book, I forgot that it was a translation. Brilliant Book from S. Do read the book to know all that.

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Views Read Edit View history. India needs education, right education to get them out of darkness.

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However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed to be. She even agrees reluctantly to Amir s request that she convert to Islam, as a formality, and change her name to Razia.


This is a classic piece of literature which is a must read for non-bookreadrs too. My mom got me this book and said it’s an interesting one and one that created lot of debates. First lets get through the negatives – This book is not his best novel, the characters in this novel are nowhere as heart-touching, as real as in the his other books. Go ahead and grab it, but be prepared face the dilemma over truth, especially if you are an Indian.

Rupa Publications 3 February Language: This book also gives us great insights into slavery that existed in the times of Mughals, the eunuchs of the time and the way people were made into eunuchs to serve some specific needs of the kings.

Bhyrappa has reiterated that something was written in his novel. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. Some of the events mentioned in the book sound unbelievable, but thanks to the internet, one can now verify all those from reliable sources. One detailed review and discussion is here: Jul 11, Sreenidhi rated it it was amazing. A Study in Correlations, Baroda: Feb 28, Jyothi Sunnadkal rated it really liked it.

Can’t really explain my feelings after reading this book. My head bows down to S.

Aavarana – The Veil

I admire the amount of study went into this book and every piece of information is backed by engliwh. Bhyrappa, the renowned Kannada writer tries to expose these acts of self styled historians and intellectuals in this book The book starts with an incident that creates a lot of turbulence and internal turmoil in Razia Qureshi.


Aavarana was sold out even before its release in February Though I completely disagree with the characters’ assertion that religion itself is bad, the book reinforces my belief that religious tolerance is the need of the hour but it only works when all sides share entlish same feeling and englizh single person is ready to ready to respect another’s faith without forcing their own superiority.

He kept the narrative in simple plain English and ensured that the book is easy to read.

ಆವರಣ [Aavarana] by S.L. Bhyrappa

It reveals a whole journey of India under rule of outsides, their sufferings, changes to lifestyle, culture, administration of natives. 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.

However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed Lakshmi, a rebellious, free-spirited and intelligent film-maker, breaks ties with her staunchly Gandhian father to marry Amir, the man she loves.

I read the English translation.

Ingredients for Side Dishes: A must read specially in the given Indian