Published February 1980
by Stosius Inc/Advent Books Division .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||168|
In The Twice-Born, Aatish Taseer embarks on a journey of self-discovery in an intoxicating, unsettling personal reckoning with modern India, where ancient customs collide with the contemporary politics of revivalism and revenge When Aatish Taseer first came to Benares, the spiritual capital of Hinduism, he was eighteen, the Westernized child of an Indian journalist and a The Twice-Born becomes a moving, if maundering, riff on what it means to be modern Taseer attempts to focus the book on his interactions with Brahmins, Hinduism’s priestly caste. (They are the twice-born of the memoir’s title, because they are considered to be born a second time upon their scholarly initiation.)s/reviews/the-twice-born-life-and-death-on-the-ganges. Twice Born book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This international bestseller is a sweeping portrait of motherhood, los Twice Born Margaret Mazzantini, trans. from Italian by Ann Gagliardi. Viking, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. DON'T MOVE; Buy this book In
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() This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that was either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the Twice Born Men This is an EXACT reproduction of a The Twice-born is a deeply individual, acutely perceptive, urgently relevant book: it revolves around questions of culture and politics that are going to define our future as a nation. But beyond the inherent interest of the stories it tells, it is a wonderfully written book, characterised by the music of Aatish Taseer's prose, which will haunt Twice Born won Italy’s Premio Campiello. Her previous novel Don’t Move sold million copies in Italy, won the Premio Strega and became a feature film directed by her husband, Sergio Castellitto and starring Penelope Cruz.. Read more. Product details. Hardcover: pages › Books › Literature & Fiction › Literary. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Duggal, Kartar Singh, Twice born, twice dead. New Delhi: Vikas, (OCoLC)