A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali by Tagore, Rabindranath Book-9780143030355
  • A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali by Tagore, Rabindranath Book-9780143030355

A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali

₹350.00
Book Title: A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali
Author: Tagore, Rabindranath
ISBN-13: 9780143030355
Publication: Penguin India (24 September 2003)
Quantity
Out of stock

  • Free Shipping for Online Payment on Paytm Free Shipping for Online Payment on Paytm
  • Delivery Time 4 - 7 Working Days in India. COD Available Delivery Time 4 - 7 Working Days in India. COD Available
  • For General Enquiries WhatsApp 7200833323 (Chat Support) For General Enquiries WhatsApp 7200833323 (Chat Support)
  • Trusted by over 100K+ customers Trusted by over 100K+ customers

Overview of A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali Book

A timeless tale of complex emotional relationships from an acknowledged master Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Rituparno Ghosh, Chokher Bali is Nobel Prize-winning author Rabindranath Tagore's classic exposition of an extramarital affair that takes place within the confines of a joint family. It is the story of the rich, flamboyant Mahendra and his simple, demure, beautiful wife Asha"a young couple who are befriended by the pragmatic Bihari. Their cosy domestic scenario undergoes great upheaval with the introduction of the vivacious Binodini, a young, attractive widow who comes to live with them. Asha and Binodini become bosom pals. Binodini is initially drawn to Bihari but then begins to respond to the advances of Mahendra, who has become obsessively attracted to her. After several twists and turns, Binodini elopes with Mahendra, leaving the entire family in turmoil. Bihari pursues them to Allahabad and succeeds in bringing them back to Kolkata, but the question remains: can a marriage that has once been ruptured by breach of trust be mended again into a meaningful relationship? On the one hand, A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali is a sensational account of two illicit relationships: Mahendra's infatuation with Binodini which blinds him to everything else, and Binodini's secret passion for Bihari of which she is never able to speak. On the other hand, it is a complex tapestry woven by the emotional interplay between five finely etched characters: the impulsive Mahendra, his adoring mother Rajlakshmi, the frail and sensitive Asha, the strong, silent Bihari, and the self-willed and irresistibly attractive Binodini. A compelling portrayal of the complexity of relationships and of human character, this landmark novel is just as powerful and thought-provoking today as it was a hundred years ago, when it was written.

  • Book Type :

  • Humanities

  • Book Binding :

  • Paperback

  • Language :

  • English

  • Number of Pages :

  • 304 pages

  • ISBN - 10 :

  • 0143030353

  • A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali Published On :

  • 24 Sep 2003

  • Resource:

  • Textbooks, Humanities Books for Students, Teachers, Graudates, Professionals and all others

    Disclaimer:

    • A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali Book is not for reading online or for free download in PDF or eBook format.
    • Table of Contents,Index,Syllabus,summary and image of A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali book may be of a different edition or of the same title.
    • Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
BKDBI_9780143030355
New product

Reviews

Write your review

A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali

Book Title: A Grain of Sand: Chokher Bali
Author: Tagore, Rabindranath
ISBN-13: 9780143030355
Publication: Penguin India (24 September 2003)

Write your review