Read Ente Katha book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on by MADHAVIKUTTY / KAMALA DAS (Author). out of 5 stars Ente Katha (Malayalam Edition) [Madhavakutty/Kamala Das] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Kamala Suraiya, better known as Kamala. 23 Jan Kamala Suraiya, better known as Kamala Das, is a well-known female Indian writer writing in English as well as Malayalam, her native.

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I could resonate with the voice of the author Kamala Das in the beginning as she eloquently speaks of innermost thoughts of an average middle class Indian girl.

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I wonder how many humans will ever dare to say that before their death. On a personal level, I found this book too depressing to be re-read.

Human nature is so vivid To view it, click here. The water tapped in it wanted to take its own course. But in the glow of those evening suns, we felt that we were Gods who had lost their way and had strayed into an unkind planet. No trivia or quizzes yet. Nov 21, Radhika S Nair rated it liked it.

Shankara Kurup Irayimman Thampi K. More over, courageous enough to share that with the world.

This page was last edited on 12 Octoberat She came out in the open without diluting her thoughts even once. Be the first ksdha to write a review.

When one of her love letters ended up in her husband’s hands he warns her saying that she is innocent and she oadha keep herself away from such fraudsters. The memoir was far ahead of its era and has been widely acknowledged as a madnavikutty work from the side of the author.

But, I feel sorry to say that this book is like a plain diary, without any twist or excitement. View or edit your browsing history. He would if he could Sing lullabies to his wife’s sleeping soul, Sweet lullabies to thicken its swoon. What madhafikutty different outlook she had towards life The work has won admiration from the readers side because of the fearless presentation of issues still considered to be a social taboo. While reading this book, I could sense the loneliness and longing of a woman all througout.


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But trails off later What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Harshly critical of Malayali women, who according to her can be much more patriarchal than men themselves, she claims that her poetic freedom of speech was often a red rag to many.

Her popularity in Kerala is based chiefly on her short stories and autobiography, madhagikutty her oeuvre in English, written under the name Kamala Das, is noted mxdhavikutty the poems and explicit autobiography. But as all others the focus, when tweaked on such instances were limited to the woman in question and never about men, which left me questioning the internalisation of applicable morality in women’s lives. Ocr language not currently OCRable.

She, so gracefully and in a matter of fact tone tells us of all her insecurities, her superficial desires, her yearning for love in every human being she meets. My Story by K. Will not buy another Malayalam ebook Brought up in rural India, married at an early age, this woman found solace in her kids and ultimately, writing. The chapters towards the end start with a poem and some of them are lovely to read, she has bared it all in her poems and madhavikutgy channeled her deep yearning and seeking into lovely lines.

I truly wonder how many people are capable of such acceptance of oneself. I was stuck with those scenes. Thanks to my dear friend who gifted this book. But the big walls built around it prevented it. Her life during the colonial and post colonial period influenced her life immensely.

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It madhavikkutty more than once on the dark side that inevitably exists in everyone’s life but most refuse to think so deeply about and more Kadua story. Kamala Suraiya, better known as Kamala Das, is a well-known female Indian writer writing in Etne as well as Malayalam, her native language.


What is most fascinating about this book madhavijutty the simple honesty with which Madhavikutty dramatises her self and places her life at the vortex of the controversial maelstrom unleashed by the publication of Ente Kadha. When this was published years ago, it was a shocker in Kerala. Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles. It’s true that when you grow old your perspective changes. In the book, she explores the desires of women of that era who were bound by tradition and had no say in any matters.

May 27, Jinu rated it really liked it. My story is the story of Kamala Das, a woman born in a mdahavikutty society of Kerala. Kurup Olappamanna Subramanian Namboothirippad P. Her confessions regarding her prolonged stints with religiosity, her bouts of scepticism, the attempts to project herself as a sinner before her readers and a saint before her gods all add to the enthralling What is most fascinating about this book is the simple honesty with which Madhavikutty dramatises her self and places her life at the vortex of the controversial maelstrom unleashed by the publication of Ente Kadha.

Customers who bought this item also bought. She writes with a binocular combination of feminine charm and feminist vigour.

Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! During the war period, where the city was disturbed with gun shots and sirens, she mentioned I want to take this weeping city in to my arms and wants to sing soothing songs to console the city not to disturb its peaceful sleep was one of the brilliant ways she expressed her love and affection towards society.