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പ്രേമലേഖനം | Premalekhanam

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1942-ൽ തിരുവനനതപുരം സെനടരൽ ജയിലിൽ വചച ബഷീർ എഴുതിയ നോവൽ. രാജയദരോഹകകുററതതിന രണടര കൊലലം കഠിനതടവ അനുഭവികകുകയായിരുനനു ബഷീർ. തടവുപുളളികൾകക കഥകൾ വായികകാൻ ആഗരഹമുണടെനനു പറഞഞപപോൾ അവർകകു വേണടി എഴുതിയതാണിത. 1943-ൽ പരസിദധപപെടുതതി. നിർദോഷമായ ഫലിതം തുളുമപുനന ഈ ചെറുകൃതി 1944-ൽ തിരുവതാംകൂർ രാജയതതു നിരോധികകുയും കണടുകെടടുകയും ചെയതു. ...more
Paperback, 52 pages
Published 2005 by DC Books (first published May 1943)
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Uma T sivan
Sep 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
one of the best works of basheer. even years after, the book still remains fresh in my memory. a must read
Mufas Faz
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Sumanjith An
Feb 04, 2014 marked it as to-read
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Ardra
Aug 30, 2014 rated it it was amazing
shortest cutest novel and still exploring socially relevent matters.

ee aduth red wine enna chithrathil anu ithile chila sabhashana rengangal avatgaripichu njan kanunath.. aprethekshithamayi e pusthakam kayil kitiyapol vaayikan ulla karenevum ormayil kidanna a sambhashnangal aanu. keshavan nairude prespectivil; valare natural and believable narration and clear and basic, shirt conversations. and i have never laughed so much reading a book. very vivdly described too
Sarath Thampi
Jan 11, 2016 rated it it was amazing
One can't just get enough of the works of the Sultan of Bepur. His unparalleled way of story telling shows us only one thing. Only one who has truly experienced life can laugh at it. His ability to struck chords with the readers while saying the most simplest stories is what makes him so great. Same is the case with Premalekhanam. One has to read it to experience it.
Sreekesh Okky
Jul 29, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: malayalam, favourite
Real touch to everyday life and simple narration of complex scenarios of life. Must read
Jiju Krishnan
Sep 22, 2013 rated it it was amazing
i think its nice to read
Stella
Jun 12, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I want to read all his books.
Nishida Sahir
Mar 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Basheer always surprises with his stream of thoughts...his writings have always travelled beyond his time..
Liz
Jan 21, 2020 rated it it was amazing
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Arun
Jan 02, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: malayalam
The conversation between Kesavan Nair and Saramma is brilliant. While Kesavan is head over heels in love with Saramma, Saramma pretends as if she is least interested in him. The theme of unrequited love is old but Basheer's prose makes the reader adore Kesavan Nair, sympathize with Saramma and subtly introduces a society which breaks apart human relations with its 'religion'.
Deepu George
Apr 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
And it is the time of rereading of Basheer. Read at a very young age can't say I remember any of his stories now. So thot it is high time I start the rereading as early as possible. One down.... Kesavan Nair and Saramma's story a really happy ending... It is magic that he sews in to this story with just two characters....
Fictionhead
Jul 17, 2016 rated it really liked it
The premise of the story is simple but it is stellar in its telling. A young man is trying to impress upon a sarcastic young woman, his love for her. In doing so she offers her a job--to love him everyday--for a salary of Rs 20. Their banter is hilarious and adorable in its naivete. This book remains relevant to this day because it shows us once again that love is beyond logic.
Jiju
Aug 23, 2016 rated it really liked it
Another good short story from Basheer. Sarcastic commentaries disguised in a funny love story.Problems of the ordinary people conveyed beautifully ,cruel stepmother, uncaring and helpless father, unfair dowry system ,Inter-caste marriage problems etc.
Akhil Santhosh
Jun 08, 2016 rated it liked it
engagiging , though excellent
Merlin Babu
May 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is way ahead of anytime love stories. I enjoy reading every line of it and perhaps it was a gift to my husband on his birthday
Mushab Musthafa
Jan 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Good
Anupama C K(b0rn_2_read)
A short interesting read
Binu KG
Sep 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
Absolute masterpiece!!!
Simple narration along with his trademark humor makes this short story truly wonderful!



Bindi
Jun 13, 2014 rated it it was amazing
A simple and true love letter! Best and must read!
Rahil Sawad
Apr 05, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: abcd
its a wonderfull book that i have ever read
Arun Jith
Sep 01, 2015 marked it as to-read
Need Read
Remil Kumar
Feb 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
lovedit. for all those who have their soul filled with love,this will be a soothing ride
Mohamed Irshad
Jan 10, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Love. Simple. Beautiful.
Ginu Georgy
Dec 22, 2015 rated it really liked it
This book will give you a dramatic view of romance in Gods own country. Amazing and simple way of narration.
Nipin
May 04, 2019 rated it liked it
This was a very exciting book .
Nirmal
Jan 20, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: romance
Excellent Novel. Full ROMANCE !!!
Shalini | Muffytales
Sep 28, 2018 rated it really liked it
A vintage tale portraying simple lives and heartwarming love in a humorous way. Detailed review will be up soon.
Aiswarya
Feb 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favourites
left me smiling all day.
Renjith R Nair
Sep 13, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: my-library, fiction
We will never forget Saramma and Kesavan Nair once this book is read. Basheer paved a novel way of a narration of fictional yet real-life situations and characters. In this book, the love affair of an inter-religious couple is plotted. Mostly the story running forward through Saramma's and Kesavan Nair's dialogues.
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Vaikom Muhammad Basheer is regarded as one of the prominent literary figures ever existed in india. He was a legend in Kerala.

He was one of those outspoken figures who revolutionized Malayalam Literature, and Thus the World Literature itself with his dauntless sarcasm, satire, and black humor.

Often referred to as the Beypore Sultan (the king of Beypore) by the colleagues, he was one of the
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