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In this work Author is passionate about being an Indian. He feels that a
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Published September 22nd 2018 by Independently Published
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Solitude and  books
Dec 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
This book is different. It talks more about social structure and talks successfully upon individual levels .
Which direction is our youth facing ? How do we all think ? Do we even try to think and analyze anything ?
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. 🌿From faults of current education structure,Caste based differentiation ,Women's plight , youth heading towards destructive drug addiction,relationship problems with other gender,the hypocrisy of reality shows , Terrorism ,Show off pyschology to never ending Poverty , Hunger and Chi
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Jannat Khan
Jan 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Title:What is an Indian?
Author:Tarundeep Singh

In this book,Author is passionate about being an Indian.He feels that a 'True Indian'is not a person but set of Traits and anyone who exhibits them is an Indian.
This book is a collection of personal thoughts and author believes if every citizen of this Country comes forward to deal with the issues then an Indian will be last human to live on this planet.

●This book talks about various things include Women's plight,Educational Infrastructure,Spiritual
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Booxoul
Nov 03, 2018 rated it really liked it
Have we ever stopped and asked ourselves that whatever we do, has a collective impact on India. Or that giving tax to our Government or raising a ruckus over the thing that our Government did is not our only duty towards India.

No, we need to do more!

I really like Tarun Deep’s writing style, crisp and to the point. This is my second book from the Author. When he asked me to review his second book, I grabbed the opportunity with both hands as his first book ‘The Journey – The traveler within’ was
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Pooja Srivastava
Feb 19, 2019 rated it really liked it
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'Without mental liberation, physical liberation is just a waste opportunity'
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••••BOOK REVIEW••••
What is an Indian? By Tarun Deep Singh

#blurb : This book is a collection of thoughts given by the author on Patriotism or what make a person an Indian. He feels that a ‘True Indian’ is not a person but set of traits and anyone who exhibits them is an Indian. Author believes if every citizen of this country comes forward to deal with the issues then an Indian will be last human to live on this planet
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Vidhya Thakkar
Jan 12, 2019 rated it liked it
What Is an Indian? by Tarundeep Singh is divided into 10 chapters followed by subchapters Talking about India, Indian System and What is an Indian.

The author discussed the problems, the solution, the struggle that the Indians face. About everything that concerns the people of India, the culture, the economy, and many more things. The author also gave a few tips, quotes and solutions to make India a better country.

This book is detailed and well researched. The author aptly discussed each and ever
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Mahesh Sowani
Nov 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
‘Ghalib it is just a good though to pamper oneself.’ Quotes Tarundeep Singh in his new book What is an Indian, while referring to independence. Are we really independent, is what he wants to ask. Indians and Americans he says are only concerned with race and financial status. But owing to the caste, religion, linguistic and many other diversities he says the Indian is more confused than the American. He says despite all the feminism, an Indian woman is still not accorded equality of status and o ...more
Kaushik Chakraborty
May 04, 2019 rated it really liked it
The book is collection of personal thoughts and author believes if every citizen of this country comes forward to deal with the issues then an Indian will be last human to live on this planet.
In this work Author is passionate about being an Indian. He feels that a ‘True Indian’ is not a person but set of traits and anyone who exhibits them is an Indian. But before any one can posses those qualities the need is to overcome challenges at social, financial, national and global level.
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Just like the
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Amna Kouser
Aug 03, 2019 rated it really liked it
About the book :
The book is a collection of authors personal thoughts to know the need for various challenges at National (our duties for Nation) and personal level (our responsibilities to become better individual level to overcome as an Indian.
The author highlights the issues and the challenge faced by us like Education System, News, Indian Society, Western culture, cost of education, Terrorism, Youth and nightlife, Unemployment in India, Lack of interest in Good Literature, and Youth addictio
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Ayush Ayush
Oct 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book depicts the current social, economical and to some extent political landscape of our country India. Though the book is high with dose of philosophy, but in a true sense it explores the moral and ethical issues and challenges that have gripped our country. After reading this book I felt as we Indians are headed in a wrong direction, there is a lot of difference on number of aspects, youth getting spoiled in call centres, and in drugs etc.

Getting to the point, the book possess a very rel
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Folioscent
May 28, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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💠Book Name :- What is an Indian?
💠Author Name :- Tarun Deep Singh.
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💠Title :- The title of the book is incredible and catchy.
💠Cover :- the cover of the book is simple.
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💠My point of view :-
🔺This book covers topics related to education, spirituality, women's plight, responsibilities, poverty, hunger, superstition, Caste differences, terrorism and many more.
🔺This book helps you to know more about the things happening around you and teaches you how to face them bravely.
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Ashwani Kumar Sinha
Aug 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
What is an Indian
By - Tarun Deep Singh
It's Independence Day week and this is best to read at this time
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On the first page itself author apologized, as he wrote, what he wanted to write, and not what reader wanted to read. He explores the area, no other author might interested mentioning.
This book is divided into 11 small chapters, which make it an easy read. But hold on, inspite of easy language and short articles, you need a good mind to consumes what he says.
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Saugata Chakraborty
May 19, 2019 rated it really liked it
Genre: Non-fiction
No. of pages: 197

The dedication of the book to Guru Teg Bahadur and the late grandmother of the author, Sardarni Satwant Kaur, who always taught him to be an Indian sets the tone for the text.

For Tarundeep, an Indian is not an individual but a set of traits that he believes will live longer than mankind itself. However, there is a big problem. This set of traits, as imbibed by our past generations and passed on to us, is now facing extinction. The folly, Singh observes, lies in
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Debabrata Mishra
Jun 26, 2019 rated it really liked it
Title - What is an Indian?
Author Name - Tarun Deep Singh
Publisher - Notion Press
Genre - Non - Fiction
Language - English
Format - Paperpack
🇮🇳 COVER & TITLE :- The cover of the book simple sober and have a design representing India's national flag. It contains the tricolor Orange White and Green. The title also enthusiastic which surely attract readers towards it.
🇮🇳PLOT :- This book about India and corresponding time change of India. This book contains 12 chapters.
1. Introduction
2. What is Indian :
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Sabhyata Bhandari
Aug 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
"What is an Indian"
By Tarundeep Singh.

As the title says, this book is all about essence of being an Indian.

This book has a powerful message, full of patriotism.The author discussed the problems, the solution, the struggle that the Indians face. About everything that concerns the people of India, the culture, the economy, and many more things. The author also gave a few tips, quotes and solutions to make India a better country.

The book is divided into chapters that dicuss about various issues p
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Diti Shah
Aug 17, 2019 rated it really liked it
If you were asked a question "What have you done for your country?", do you have any answer? Would you be stumped or do you have any answer?

This book will get you thinking about the way we are operating as a country. No, I don't mean in political sense, I mean the attitude we have. The author has done a great job with the book and with the message he wants to give. Covering various social topics, he gets across a strong message that somewhere we have progressed as individuals but we have reached
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Govind
Mar 17, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Title - What Is an INDIAN?
Author - Tarun Deep Singh
Format - Kindle
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What Is an INDIAN? by Tarun Deep Singh is an amazing book.This book is my second one from the author and really respect + for the author.It was beyond my expectations and i am now excited to read more from him.I like that the author apologizeat very first of the book that he is writing what he want to write and not which you want. I really liked it very much , it was something new for me. The book covers many topics such as corr
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Ipshita Das
Aug 14, 2019 rated it really liked it
What is an Indian?

It's a thought provoking and knowledge effective book. The author through this book shares his thoughts and what he believes actual Indian is. The cover of the book is simple yet related to the main theme of the book. The title is what catches all the attention. So this book will give you the idea of what a true Indian should be, what qualities one should possess and what one is lacking behind in order to become a real Indian.

The author has also mentioned various issues prevail
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Dr. Robin
Sep 01, 2019 rated it really liked it
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Kriti Sharma
Sep 01, 2019 rated it really liked it
Review #42
TITLE– What is an Indian??
AUTHOR– Tarun Deep Singh
GENRE– Fiction
PUBLISHER– Self Published
PUBLISHING DATE– 21 Sep 2018
LANGUAGE– English
FORMAT– Kindle
Length– 153 pages
PRICE– 100 INR

#QOTD – What makes you an Indian?

Hey, first of all hello all the lovely readers out there, here is a genuine review I want to share with you all.

This short read contains all the thoughts one deals with in his/her life being an Indian. Each & every penned down thought is presented well. Thoughts are portrayed n
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The Literary Critics
Mar 16, 2020 rated it really liked it
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What is an Indian written by Tarundeep Singh is a book that talks about not only about social structure of indian society but also touches big issues like women, terrorism, addiction, poverty, hunger,population explosion,child labor etc. According to the author, since independence our challenges as a nation have grown manifolds. Some were pre-existing like regionalism, casteism. Somewhere forced on us like partition. Some new evolved since we wanted to progress like keeping people from different ...more
AANVI WRITES
Jul 27, 2019 rated it really liked it
I picked up this book for the title alone. It sort of aroused an urge in me to read and know what exactly it is about. The language is crisp with a good narration . The book not only discusses various topics like corruption, superstition, gender equality etc but also throws light on Youth Loneliness, addiction, the impact of western culture as well. The author emphasizes on the fact that one needs to bring in a change in one's thinking so as to advance the country's progress.

What I liked?
Each to
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Himani
Aug 09, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: my-2019-shelf
I have been in search of a book that can talk about present India and can speak of the problems that India is dealing with in today's world and the book was the apt one. The Book has so much to offer about Indians and how we have been stuck in the talks about our past and its glory that we have failed to mend our present. This book will talk about Indian society, its present social structure and the problems we have been facing presently. It will talk about the caste system still prevalent in In ...more
Bookish MB
Mar 02, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I Do Not Know What Is My Caste? It is Indian, Just Indian.
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Simply loved the concept, the basic language with which the author has so beautifully defined the realities. Nowadays we see books that talk only about good things. But in this book "What is an Indian?" author Tarundeep Singh Ji has defined the power of a single India.
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This Book contains details about the challenges that Indians have in upfront, things that we are doing and can be done furthermore. How hypocrite we sometimes/mostly ar
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Ajayshankar11
Aug 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
This book is about Indians for other people to know about us and for us Indians to be more informed/ knowledgeable. It is written by author Tarun Deep Singh. It speaks about various topics/burning issues/topics which are plaguing/challenging/facing individuals, people, societies etc mainly Indians.
Issues highlighted/addressed are women's plight, education, superstition, religion, calamities, child labour, drugs, terrorism etc.
What's nice about this book is the way it is organized each chapter
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Meghna
Aug 15, 2019 rated it liked it
India Stands for a Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic Republic.
India achieved Freedom from oppression, slavery and illiteracy, thanks to so many accounts of sacrifices and protests. But was it enough? Is it enough?
The constitution provides us Social, Economic and Political Justice... But do we really do justice to others?
We have Liberty of thought, expression, belief, faith and worship...
But we dedicate all our thinking towards superstitions; we only express jealousy; and we don't respec
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Aarti Arora
Oct 08, 2019 rated it did not like it
This is a book talking about various problems in India, touching a variety of topics ranging from dowry, corruption, women, education and youth. This book is a compilation of the author’s thoughts on various aspects, which he thinks is necessary to be an Indian. I found myself lost at many times. I just couldn’t able to crack what’s going on.
The topic of the book is very subjective. The author has criticised almost every aspect. According to me he is being too censorious and seeing the things an
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Tanvi Shivgan
Mar 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Book - What is an Indian?🇮🇳
Author - Tarun Deep Singh
Genre - Non-fiction
Format - kindle 📱
My Review -
✔️This book consists various problems India has been facing since ages such as poverty, caste based differences, superstitions, curruptions, terrorism, etc. Author has correctly written about current Indian society.
✔️Author has detailed out why the problems arr there and how can we improve to solve these problems. We can easily resonate with author's thoughts as it is the need of today to think ab
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Isha
Mar 14, 2020 rated it liked it
"If the solutions are bombarded, without realizing if a system can handle it externally as well as internally, then there is no hope of any improvements. We cannot just design any haphazard solution and hope for it to work, but need a strategic study of each issue for best possible optimum solution to tackle them."
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This book is packed with patriotism yet states all shortcomings & issues that India along with its Citizens is facing. It is an analysis of vital concerns of this nation and what you
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Alisha
Mar 14, 2020 rated it really liked it
Name of the book : What is an Indian
Name of the author : Tarun Deep Singh

What is an Indian is a book by Tarun Deep Singh which deals with the feeling of being an India. The books depicts the proudness of being an Indian as well as the culture. India is one of the country which values the people's culture as well as emotions related with the functions. Author have beautifully potrayed the environment and the loving people. Author have also shown the dark side of India where maximum people who dep
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Priya Agrawal
Mar 01, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The book is very nicely divided into chapters. Each chapters contains different topics and sub topics relating to all the situations of the India and the problem faced by the Indians. One of the best thing I learned is to change the world first we need to change ourself. Each and every topic is discussed and explained very nicely and elaborately. We think that we know much about India but we are wrong. There are many things which we should know. And this book gave me a vast knowledge about my ow ...more
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