Paperback: pages; Publisher: Saahithya Bhandaara; 40th Edition edition (); Language: Kannada; ASIN: B00LCH0II4; Product Dimensions: 22 x. Results 1 – 20 of 20 Crossing Over Translation Of Kannada Novel Datu. EAN; Publisher: Br Publishing Corporation / Brpc. Availability – Out of. In an interview, S.L. Bhyrappa talks about Kannada literature, Hinduism, Islam, the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya and more.

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A certain ruler was NOT secular and we must accept that. There were few instances when I couldn’t continue reading and had to just stop. Brilliant Book from S. For after marriage, Amir takes his family’s side in trying to force her to follow the more rigorous tenets of their faith. Bhyrappa is a litterateur par excellence.

Standing up to the politically correct version of discourse is not easy. Feb 22, Tiru Pradyumna rated it it was amazing. Insights Insights, Account, Orders. While the disturbing sights keep coming to hera very bad news awaits her back home. Lastly thanks a ton to Sandeep Balakrishna for such an excellent translation.

Then he proves that all he is saying is not a cock and bull story, he actually provides proofs from the books written by the Mughal historians. The Veil Sl Bhyrappa. Propaganda, by nature, is seductive; it feeds into half-baked concepts and beliefs to give them shape and brooks little opposition or questioning.

After all his novels get sold out even before their release. Must read if you think you are better than average in kannada. Hardcover24th Editionpages. One of the best books I’ve read Jan 12, Dharesh Nagond rated it it was amazing Shelves: Is it in any way comparable with the mammoth reading you do about the invaders who came and controlled less than half of what the kings of Vijaynagara controlled.

Views Read Edit View history. Confusion grips you right from the start and the book leaves you nervous, ashamed, frustrated and clueless at the end. Her quest leads her to the many parallels in the narratives between the past and the present and she gradually finds that though much has changed in Indian society over the centuries, much remains the same.


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. Mar 16, Akshay rated it it was amazing. The act of concealing truth in Sanskrit is called “Aavarana”!!!. After marriage, her troubles with the husband due to religious incompa Aavarana is a thought provoking and compelling read.

ಆವರಣ [Aavarana] by S.L. Bhyrappa

She then dissolves herself into the study of If not anything, this book inspires you to read History before believing anything propagated by the masses. Avarrana 12, Subramanyam K. Reading this book was indeed an educative experience for me.

I would recommend the book to all the history lovers and to people who love reading fiction and I am sure they would love the gripping story.

The book is primarilly centered to learn from history, but its unfortunate that the true history is veiled in Indian acadamics by imparting false perspctive to the subject. But it is also self-serving, divisive and short-sighted, if not wilfully blind to the pitfalls of chest-thumping majoritarianism.

The important part about this book is that the author backs the incidents with appropriate references and also shows the amount of research and back breaking hardworking which has gone in to writing this. Needless to say this was one of the most controversial book ever written, however this novel went on to create a record in the Indian literary world by witnessing 10 reprints within five months of its release. They say history is always written by winners and losers have no place in it.

What is the name of the book? It shows how the truth has been desperately veiled by politically motivated historians and the extent of the distortions. This page was last edited on 26 Decemberat How kannzda they handle the ones who were not following their customs?


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May 21, Jaihanuman Hk rated it it was amazing. The author uses the technique of story inside a story to get his point across and that worked extremely well as far as the book is concerned. Aavarana is a thought provoking and compelling read. I invite our great U. Must read for everybody. His books have found their way to the curriculum of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses of the universities in the state of Karnataka, and have been the subject of about 20 PhD dissertations.

You will have to take harsh criticism, endure tough and at times rogue comments, will have to take comments like anti-national, communal, partisan and all in your stride. Jagadeesh Mavinahalli Not yet available in Telugu. However, she is shocked to discover that her husband is not the open-minded, progressive individual he claimed to be. Oneindia Kannada in Kannada. Indeed, I have read some of the references that Bhyrappa cleverly inserted in the narrative.

ಆವರಣ [Aavarana]

Aft Byrappa have lot of rivals in kannada literature. At times, I could see the strain in the narrative where it seems to tend toward a judgement, xvarana the author masters the art of expertly maneuvering it to maintain the open-endedness of the novel. But it is also self-serving, divisive and short-sighted, if not wilfully blind to the pitfalls of chest-thumping majoritarianism.

I will not go deep into the storyline or the characters but all I want to say is this novel is worth reading if you can take the harsh reality of our history with no sugarcoating.