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Banbhatta Ki Atmakatha

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Paperback, 292 pages
Published 2009 by Rajkamal Prakashan (first published January 1st 1946)
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Nikunj Bharti
Aug 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Are you intellectual and bhakta also ? And there is undercurrent of unfulfilled love ?
This books stands apart from many other books because of several reasons like
-it is one of the finest Hindi classic
-it has rare combination of love and bhakti.
-it language is refined. Many Hindi words originated from Sanskrit ( Tatsam) are used in the best way ever.
Basically a love story of a bhakta.
Sanskrit chants in the verse make it unique.
Praveen
Mar 09, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Read this novel when I was in school or college. His first novel was such a fascinating read that I was full of expectations when I picked up this ne. And, i was not disappointed.

The language, the story and characters - everything was so fascinating. I was transported to that age - maybe seventeenth or eighteenth century India - this is an episode from the life of the great Sanskrit poet and playwright - Banbhatt.

The language is beautiful, almost ethereal, and flows so smoothly that you slide aw
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Deepak Pitaliya
Nov 22, 2015 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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पुसतक विशुदध हिंदी में लिखी गई है तथा हिंदी भाषा शिलप की बहुत ही सुनदर कृति है। अलंकारिक भाषा का ऐसा उपयोग हिंदी गदय मैं अनयतर दुरलभ है। लेकिन कहानी अकसमात ही समापत हो जाती है जो मुझे बिलकुल पसंद नहीं आया। ...more
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reading this book I was transported to the 8th century... a magical experience
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