New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2012
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 104631
Faith & Frenzy is a collection of stories that bring to the reader the intimate details of forgotten kashmiris of all hues, caught in he quagmire of terror and murky politics, and weighed down by the historical burden of long confrontation between India and Pakistan. Their stories have remained untold, submerged as they remain under layers of shady rhetoric and politics of deceit. These are stories of reconciliation and reaffirmation of religious diversity and of how thousand of kashmiris , mostly pandits, were forced in to exodus from the valley to the plains of India- their lives before and ... View More...
New Delhi, India, Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.: 2015
Seller ID: 107202
interested in their diseases as much as in the subjects themselves with their myriad physical, psychological and existential problems. You have the story of a man unable to erase the spit that his fatherinlaw flings into his face; a young woman caught between the humiliation of rejection and the relentless persuasion to convert; a doctor kidnapped to treat a terrorist in his hideout; a running cricket commentary that brings to life a patient in coma; a pir with magical powers to congeal the blood in the womb of maidens; a dwarfish boy who will stop at nothing to grow tall; an old man who devel... View More...