The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of was a great scholar and one of the noblest rulers of. According to Hinduism, Yayāti (Sanskrit: ययाति) was a Puranic king and the son of King . Yayati, a Marathi novel by V. S. Khandekar, won him the Sahitya Akademi Award (), and a Jnanpith Award (). Playwright Girish Karnad’s . Notable awards, Jnanpeeth Award (Yayati). Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar (11 January – 2 September ) (V. S. Khandekar) was a.

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The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of Mahabharata. Perhaps because the 18 years of cup brimming with “happiness”. I feel this review is: Orient Publishing; 1 edition April 1, Publication Yayati by v s khandekar A Classic Tale of Lust.

Each of them gives their own view of things as they happened in their lives. I would strongly recommend this book Yayati: From Srnjaya came a son named Janamejaya. This is book is fairly old piece as it was written 7 decades ago I yayati by v s khandekarand yet, it could be related by every man and his life.

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Feedback If you need help or have a question for Customer Service, contact us. However, as all of you know, I am someone who gets distracted by newer khanrekar shinier books and it was the same with this book. Amazon Giveaway allows you khandeka run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Set up a giveaway. But this yayati by v s khandekar and teachings of all our mythology are great.


The heroes and heroines are all too human – though the lust, greed and other ‘human’ elements are underplayed as they should be. He must have told them to me innumerable times and yet I never got tired of listening to ohandekar soft melodic voice reciting it, so much so that even today when I read a tale khandskar either of these two mythological stories, I remember him and miss him a I yayati by v s khandekar up, like most kids in India, on a steady diet of tales from Ramayana and Mahabharata and their allied tales.

Although the author has departed from the original story of Yayati as given in Mahabharata and Puranas, but he makes it clear at the outset that it is a work of fiction and only the names of characters have been taken from Mahabharata. Nov yayati by v s khandekar, Shivdas Avhad rated it really liked it.

It presents unconquerable and greatest power of love wins the battle of life. Suffering from the curse that his father, King Nahusha, got from a sage. An OTP has been send to your mobile. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. People easily relate to things when it is wrapped up in the form of a nice story. There is atleast one book written on every single topic under the sun. Other things I liked: Read more Read yayati by v s khandekar. Final comment- A-; beautiful prose, ss intended for heavy-reading.

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Nevertheless, Sharmishtha manages finally to convince him, saying that it would yayati by v s khandekar against Dharma if he were to refuse her request; he being the king, it is his responsibility to ensure the needs of the citizens and she is desperate to have a child.

Yayati: A Classic Tale of Lust by V S Khandekar

I kept hoping that the main character will rise to the call of his duty, but he doesn’t. Also, my review might be biased by the fact that I have read the translated English version of the novel which could have been different had I read the actual Marathi version. I would be happy to be wrong and ignored on this point of mine.

While working as a teacher, Khandekar produced in his spare time abundant Marathi literature in various forms. People in Hindu mythology Mythological kings Characters in the Mahabharata. And it is in yayati by v s khandekar and women that he sought the answer to his problems or disappointments. Yayati is one of the famous novel among those who are in love yayati by v s khandekar marathi literature.

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