Author:S.L. Bhyrappa

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Truth and Beauty: A Study in Correlation

By: S.L. Bhyrappa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baroda, India, The Maharaja Sayajirao University: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026461

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 171. Slightly chipped dust jacket. View more info

Saakshi: The Witness

By: S.L. Bhyrappa (Author) & LV Shanthakumari (Tr.)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2017

Seller ID: 115729

ISBN: 8193393554

Condition: New


Saakshi uses the Puranas and Vedanta as well as Gandhian concepts to discuss the meaning of truth and its distortions through greed, sexuality and desire. Overcome by guilt at having committed perjury in court, in a murder trial, Parameshwarayya, a village elder, commits suicide. Yama, the god of death and righteousness, affords him the privilege of presenting his case himself. Thereafter, he commands Parameshwarayya to return to earth in spiritual form to witness, but not to intervene, in subsequent events. Parameshwarayya observes his daughter Savitri, son Ramakrishna, son-in-law Satyappa, t... View more info

Tantu: The Loom of Life

By: S.L. Bhyrappa (Author) & S. Ramaswamy (Tr.)

Price: $19.32

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106557

ISBN: 8189738836

Condition: New


This epic novel examines the very fiber of contemporary Indian life – social, political and psychological – basically in terms of post-independence, post-Gandhian scene. It is panoramic in scope, moving as it does from Bangalore to a small village near Channarayapattana, to Mysore, to Banaras and Delhi. Police brutality, hooliganism at the village level, bourgeois culture, smuggling of works of art, betrayal of a great heritage for monetary benefit by mercenaries are some of the issues raised and dealt with. The ubiquitous corruption, bribery and nepotism in high places as well as in low p... View more info

Mandra

By: S.L. Bhyrappa (Author), Dr S. Ramaswamy & L.V. Shantakumari (Trs)

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106551

ISBN: 9789381523360

Condition: New


Mandra, the Saraswati Samman winner for 2010, is one of the most acclaimed epic novels of Bhyrappa. Though it takes its theme from the classical question of art versus morality, many more subtler and complex issues haunting human life are marvelously interwoven. Rooted deeply in the harsh realities of the world, the governing theme evolves like a banyan tree in all directions and pictures many home-truths that are inseparable with art, artist, art-tradition, art-criticism and the world of connoisseurs.Printed Pages: 688. View more info

Parva: Tale of War, Peace, Love, Death, God and Man

By: S.L. Bhyrappa (Author), K. Raghavendra Rao (Tr.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Sahitya Akademi: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 900885

ISBN: 817201659X


PRINTED PAGES: 852. View more info