Reading/Writing

हमारे आज के लेखन मंच के लेखक पवन कुमार श्रीवास्तव, महुवा चैनल के धारावाहिक ‘भाग न बांचे कोई’ के लिए कथा,पटकथा लेखन, ज़ी टीवी...

In the literary world, you’re spoilt for choice. Whatever your taste, more often than not, when you walk into a bookshop, you’ll find it. In the process of doing so, you gravitate towards a particular category- for example, fiction or non-fiction, travel writing, self-help, and so on. This is where the concept of...

प्रिय श्रीमती गांधी, ‘वास्तविक’ इंदिरा गांधी को ढूंढ़ने की जिज्ञासा क्या बेकार है? दोनों तरफ प्रबल अभिप्रेरणाओं द्वारा...

It was an awesome time reading all the entries of the ‘May the Force Be With You’ writing contest, and choosing is always hard, as talent is everywhere!  But after great deliberation, our judges have finally settled upon one entry which triumphed over all the others to rise as the winning entry of the contest....

बंटवारे के उनहत्तर साल बीतने के बाद यह यकीन करना मुश्किल है कि गांधी बंटवारे के बाद पाकिस्तान को अलग हुए भाई की तरह मानना...

संपादक की पसंद में इस हफ्ते  हमने बात की ‘ एक रंग के खून के भी हज़ारो नाम हो गए ‘ के लेखक जगदीश जाट  से ,वह वर्तमान में एक आईटी...

Amitabha Bagchi’s Half The Night Is Gone is a must read for us. We’ll let reader reviews say why its a must read for you! Here is what The Book Elf thinks about this book: “Rarely do you come across a book that leaves you with a feeling of being complete. Half the Night is Gone by Amitabha Bagchi is one such book, a...

Ancient tales of wisdom, kingship and honour Why did the gods and the asuras churn the ocean? How did Vishwamitra and Vasishtha become enemies for life? Who brought the heavenly river Ganga down to earth? Why did King Trishanku end up hanging upside down? How did Kacha emerge from his teacher’s stomach? For the...

It was an awesome time reading all the entries of the ‘Think Like a Queen’ writing contest, and choosing is always hard, as talent is everywhere!  But after great deliberation, our judges have finally settled upon one entry which triumphed over all the others to rise as the winning entry of the contest. The...

Rebel Sultans: The Deccan from Khilji to Shivaji is Manu Pillai’s second book. Pillai won the 2017 Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar for his book The Ivory Throne. His book Rebel Sultans is a riveting narrative of the Deccan from the end of the 13th century to the dawn of the 18th. The book travels through time from the...