Mahashweta [Sudha Murty] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Anupama looked into the mirror and shivered with shock. A small white patch. The novel has its links with the character of Mahashweta in Banabhatta’s classic work, ‘Kadambari’. While Banabhatta made it a happy ending. Mahashweta is an inspiring story of courage and resilience in a world marred by illusions and Sudha Murty was born in in Shiggaon, north Karnataka.

Author: Nedal Nat
Country: South Sudan
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: History
Published (Last): 5 May 2006
Pages: 207
PDF File Size: 17.9 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.33 Mb
ISBN: 259-1-77274-718-1
Downloads: 43506
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Ditaur

A beautiful and touching story about how when it rains, it really pours and all that you can do is weather out the storm.

She decides not to give up her life for her husband who had left her to die, and her family who had never cared for her. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It is example of good literary fiction. On the last day of his stay, when Satya talks about not marrying the person mahashwetta loves, Anu relates her story to him sidha tells him that occasional failure makes an individual more mature.

Mahashweta by Sudha Murthy. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Being a doctor himself she has full faith in him, but all she gets in return is his aloofness. Want to Read saving….

Sagara Teeram: Book Summary – Mahashweta by Sudha Murty

So I decided to pick this one as my next read and I am very glad that I did. Mahashweta — mixed emotions! Started reading this book wondering whats the meaning of “Mahashweta ” Sweet-cute-super-gorgeous but poor Anupama and handsome – WellToDo Back-grounded doctor Anand ends umrthy starting their life in a fairy-tale marriage. If we talk about the basic story line, actually it is a thought provoking novella, in which the protagonist was a girl, named Anupama.


Historical Fiction, Hinduism, Religious studies Pages: The name Mahashweta skdha taken from the female protagonist ‘Mahashweta’ in Banabhatta ‘s play Kadambari.


I wish I get the opportunity to meet her one day. Then story revolved around her struggle how she enabled herself to cope up all this obstacles. I love how compassionate she is towards everyone, inspite of the things she had to go through. As I read the further story, I grow immense liking for Anupama and my hatred rose for Anand as well. Anupama is your quintessential Indian heroine, her beauty sans pareil, her intelligence of highest order, everything about her good and lovely.

Nov 22, Sumit Khanna rated it really liked it. Paperbackpages. Coming to term with the climax of life, and accepting oneself form a major part of the story, along with moving on from a treacherous past. Tell this story to everyone: Murthy Million hats off to you. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Also the claim that there is a similar novel murthyy the same name, written by Marathi author Sumati Kshetramade, leaves a not-so-pleasant taste in the mouth.

Dollar Bahu and then this one, extremely Indian novels and mahashweha shows how in-depth knowledge Mrs Murthy has and how good she preserves the Indian values.

But it was an usual story-line with no twists and turns. This story definitely made me a bit mature and has affected a lot in my thinking and about the perception of life and people. She wrote many letter to her husband Anand, but he didn’t reply. Anyway, Anu assists Dolly during her hospitalisation. Preview — Mahashweta by Sudha Murty.


In the first half of the novel, Anupama is gentle, loving and a caring woman and after a heart break, she becomes fierce, more career oriented, more powerful gir There are a lot of stories that revolve around the diseases like cancer, color blindness and so much more but I feel that this book is contrary.

That is when she takes her life in her own hands and murtjy to live independently without any inhibitions and succeeds in the end. Cure for this disease varies from person to person and she’s seriously affected. This all is shattered when she discovers that she has Leukoderma which is still treated in India as a curse.

Though many of them might not be fond of her, her writing is just over-whelming. The transformation shown through the emotional roller coaster she goes through is superlatively inspirational. The mahashwta dragged here and there with pages filled with dramatic scenes. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Year of work missing.

And out of those few fruits, insects and squirrels will eat some. She was the recipient of the R. The character mahahweta that takes place within these pages is amazing. He then leaves for higher studies abroad leaving Anupama behind with his mother and sister.

Open Preview See a Problem? It brings out the fact that when a woman is strong, confident and financially independent, nothing can come in her way.