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But it munshk look a little self-indulging to worry about the nose, when right under your nose, there are peasants of your land dying of starvation. The peasant and rural society is represented by the family of Hori mahato premchhand his family members which includes Dhania, Rupa and Sona DaughtersGobar sonJhunia daughter in law.

Like Newton’s first law Though the book is full of great lines and remarks but if only i had to choose one such incident I would rate the Speech of Mr. Read more Read less. The recurring theme here is hopelessness. This book is one of the best creations of premchandji.

The subplot of the pragmatic feminist and the incorruptible professor gradually falling in love alternately with each other and deciding finally that the mutual respect they have for each other will be the most they will ever have – this is contrived very well.

In real life, muunshi don’t. Hori again is compelled to take a loan and pay the penalty.

This eventually fulfils the traditional dream of Hori but still his desire to pay back the rupees to his son- in-law and to have a cow to feed the milk premhand his grandson remain unfulfilled.


The word dharma has been used 34 times in the novel in different context and by different characters.

Oh well, Tolstoy was a whiny bore in real life too. So when my dad suggested me to read this novel, for a moment i thought, “how could a novel set on the backdrop of a village and based on the life of people who are in a way completely aliens to me and in whose life i have no interest appeal me?

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Munshi Premchand is a real maestro in hindi writing, who could accomplish such a legendary piece of writing almost 60 years back. Can’t get over this book. Again Hori has to pay a penalty to the village Panchayat for his son eloping with a widow.

Views Read Edit View history. There is mostly tragedy but there are also moments where the reader will find some serious humanitarian episodes.

Not as good as Munhi Premchand’s short stories, but a terrific book neverthless. To get the free app, enter mobile phone number.

Gobardhan’s story takes up a good chunk of the book, and depicts the difference between city and village life.

Written beforeit hardly mentions the British, which at the time were ruling India. I would suggest to buy a paperback book rather than reading on Kindle because in the electronic edition they are lot of printing mistakes which degree it’s the reading experience. So does Premchand in his just 1. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

What is interesting in this book is that Hori and his wife, Dhania, themselves are both perpetrators as well as victims. It make you questions about the situation of the farmers in India.


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Share your thoughts with other customers. It tells us the story of a poor peasant, Hori Mahato, who dreams of possessing a cow. Prrmchand reason was enough for me to give it a shot So many characters, but not one is stereotyped or made to look premhand a caricature. Another line “He was parched, so he took a lotaful of water and drank it”.

I think writer understand very well to this type of scene.

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The narrative represents the average Indian farmer’s existence under colonial rule, with the protagonist facing cultural and feudal exploitation. It was really devastating to even imagine the poor state of a family, where the single earner of the family knows his responsibilities, and keeps on working like oxes; son leaving for a city to have never come bac It’s really difficult for us, the 21st century group, to comment anything about the old, un-educated, under-addressed, village life.

Lotaful is actually a glass full. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Godan is one of his widely read novels. Get to Know Us. I know some of us will disagree to this fact but it is true that it is only because of support of women be it mother, sister, wife that men find themselves strong. Share your thoughts with other customers. But Godaan is by no means only the story of Hori and his family.