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मंटो की कहानियाँ

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Paperback, 2010, 512 pages
Published 1994 by Kitabghar Prakashan (first published 1993)
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Shuhan Rizwan
Mar 24, 2016 rated it really liked it
মানটোর বিখযাত গলপগুলোর পরায় সমসতই বাটোয়ারা কালের। মানটোর নিরবাচিত একটি সংকলনে টোবাটেক সিং বা ঠাণডা গোশত- এর মতো বিখযাত গলপগুলো আগেই পড়া ছিলো। জাফর আলমের অনুবাদে এই বইটিতে নতুন কিছু দারুণ গলপ পড়া হলো। এক-আধ পৃষঠার কিছু চমকপরদ গলপ আছে। ...more
Shubham Ghimire
Sep 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I didn't know what to think of Saadat Hasan Manto. I heard good things, but I didn't realize he would be that good. His characterization is so raw and realistic that you connect with them even in the short lived stories that he writes.The stories are simple, captivating, one that leave you pondering over the tales for long after you've finished them. Your heart breaks a little at the end of every story because the end is just too close to reality. This was my first and surely not the last. Now I ...more
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Oct 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Manto has always been special for me. His stories are fantastic. flavor of partition , its pain, erotic style in some stories everything. different view of life with different perspective. I can imagine what might have happened during that time .
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Dec 22, 2017 rated it it was amazing
हर एक कहानी अभिभूत करती है।
Konain
Sep 30, 2013 rated it liked it
To be fair to Manto, I'm not much into short stories. Probably minus one star for that. Having said that, the stories were a mixed bag, ranging from pathetic (IMHO) to outright excellent. I'll specially mention the ones wherein he described the chaotic times that were the partition of India. The times when men from both the sides left their humanity much behind and seemed to have sold their souls to the devil. The pathos which Manto created in those stories and gave an account of the destruction ...more
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Sep 15, 2014 marked it as to-read
yoyo honey singh man its very gud yah no my broh.
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Saadat Hasan Manto (Urdu: سعادت حسن منٹو, Hindi: सआदत हसन मंटो), the most widely read and the most controversial short-story writer in Urdu, was born on 11 May 1912 at Sambrala in Punjab's Ludhiana District. In a writing career spanning over two decades he produced twenty-two collections of short stories, one novel, five collections of radio plays, three collections of essays, two collections of r ...more