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Vaikom Muhammad Basheer has 62 books on Goodreads with ratings. Vaikom Muhammad Basheer’s most popular book is പാത്തുമ്മായുടെ ആട് | Pathummayude A Poovan Banana and Other Stories by. Vaikom. Vaikom Muhammad Basheer Muhammad Basheer. 10 Malayalam Must read before you die book I love vaikkom muhammed basheers story. flag 1 like. Remarkable author Vaikom Muhammad Basheer is a heavyweight of Malayalam literature and fiction. DESIblitz presents five of this writer’s finest novels.

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There is not one character in this novel that I cannot love with my whole heart. The readathon for reading books in Indian languages inspired me to reread this book.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. It is a novel of sad irony set against a turbulent political backdrop.

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In fact, I organised one or two bookstalls so that I could get more books to read. He then made a career as a writer, initially publishing the works himself and carrying them to homes to sell them.

He was noted for his path-breaking, disarmingly down-to-earth style of writing that made him equally popular among literary critics as well as the common muhamma. Les Murs et autres histoires. It is only maalyalam I had written quite a bit, that I had opportunities to contact Western literature.

He started working as an agent for the Sialkot sports company at Ernakulam. The story starts off with vaiiom author coming back home, the house, which was built next to the family house has been given on rent by his youngest brother, so the author has to live in his family home, along with his mother, 3 brothers and their family, chickens and cats.


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Balamani Amma Lakshmi N. Almost all of Basheer’s writing can be seen as falling under the heading of prose fiction — short stories and novels, though there is also a one-act play and volumes of essays and reminiscences.

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Having left Kerala, he embarked upon a long journey that took him across the length and breadth of India and to many places in Asia sstories Africa for seven years, doing whatever work that seemed likely to keep him from starvation. Srinivasa IyengarK. He did mlayalam differentiate between literary language and the language spoken by the commons and did not care about the grammatical correctness of his sentences.

Anitha plz help to read this book.

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Balakrishnan points out in his notes to this novel, Basheer is one of the few writers like Anton Checkov, whose characters we cannot help but love from the bottom of our heart, even if the characters are atleast some of them in some way evil and not ideal, in my opinion that’s nothing short of magic!!

Indugopan George Onakkoor Gracy I. There were times when, with no water to drink, without any food to eat, he came face to face with death. Baalyakaalasakhi was published in after further revisions, with an introduction by Paul.

Basheer was sentenced to three months imprisonment and sent to Kannur Prison.

Jun 24, Nabal rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Abdul Hannan rated it nasheer was amazing Mar 31, Vaikom Muhammad Basheer is not a person – he is an institution. Mar 09, Unnikrishnan Rajan rated it really liked it Shelves: Outside is an even bigger jail. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Often referred to as the Beypore Sultan the king of Beypore by the colleagues, he was one of the promine Vaikom Muhammad Basheer is regarded as one of the prominent literary figures ever existed in india.


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Mohd Shafeer rated it really liked it May 16, He was awarded with Padma Sri in for his overall contributions to nation as a freedom fighter, writer, and as a political activist. Nikitha rated it it was amazing Aug 10, Shameer Pavuthanakath rated it did not like storues Apr 08, The major theme of all Basheer stories is love and humanity. Though he made funny remarks regarding his lack of knowledge in Malayalam, he had a very thorough knowledge of it.

Basil Mohammed rated it liked it Jun 21, The domestic animals they have, which fills us with laugh, joy and satisfaction. The novel or rather, novella is shot through with humour even while it attacks serious existential issues.

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He was a legend in Kerala. Apr 30, Shynil Hashim rated it it was amazing Shelves: There are poignant situations as well as merrier ones — and commonly both in the same narrative.

This book describes a small part of author’s life and all the characters are his family members. Initially, even his publishers were unappreciative of the beauty of this language; they edited storues or modified conversations.