To ask other readers questions about Chokher Bali, please sign up. Let me clarify that rating: 4 stars for Rabindranath Tagore’s novel, 2 stars for Sukhendu. With Radhika Apte, Tara-Alisha Berry, Sumeet Vyas. Chokher Bali revolves around four vital characters Mahendra, his friend Bihari, his wife Ashalata and. Chokher Bali () on IMDb: Plot summary, synopsis, and more The movie correctly depicts what Tagore so skillfully wrote and is a sad, stirring tale of the.

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It gets two stars from me primarily because i was reading a translation. Get to Know Us. Early life Middle years Political views. Books by Rabindranath Tagore.

Mahendra is an indecisive, proud, insecure and immature person. For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: Reading this book after ‘Ghare Baire’, I get less of an insight into Tagore’s worldview reading this book, but I also cogitate less. Unfortunately, he also gets entangled in the game of deceit and revenge.

It’s almost perfect in technicality albeit a few repetitions of phrases and words. Search for ” Chokher Bali ” on Amazon. Audible Download Audio Books. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Chokher Bali – The Grain of Sand 2. This rating is more for the translation. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. They can shower someone with affection one moment, snap at them the next. My rabjndranath precious read about Indian culture and heritage by the famous poet and writer Rabindranath Tagore.

I don’t know about the English translation, but in Bangla, Rabindranath Tagore’s writing fully compliments the story and strongly defines the atmosphere.


Rajalakshmi byy, but is soon mollified when her subsequent efforts bear fruition and a marriage is arranged between the teenaged Asha and Mahendra.

He became the first Asian to receive Nobel prize for his devotional poetic collection in In a somewhat underwhelming end to the story, he takes the reader rabindrznath the ghat town of Kashi, on the banks of the holy river Ganges, where Bali makes one last attempt to salvage some pride by marrying Behari but aborts after securing a promise from him, leaving behind a letter cgokher regret, informing of her departure for the ‘New Country’, alluding to the impending partition of the country.

Don’t you need somebody to love? A prolific writer and the harbinger of Bengali Renaissance, Tagore engendered a magnum opus of literary art both in verse and prose form. Rituparno Ghosh has subtitled the film A Passion Play transforming the story into yagore drama of passion.

Reason being, it is always easy to get hold of anyone or anything by acting mean but it is difficult to stay put where your roots are till people realize who you really are. This website uses cookies As a chikher in tagoee EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. Share your thoughts with other customers. There are times when the book tests the modern reader’s willingness to suspend disbelief, but they are neither frequent nor are they inconceivable in the period the book is set.

At Kashi, Binodini meets Behari who, after some incidents, agrees to marry her.

She is a human woman, passionate and flawed. As a Bong living in the 21st century, I can hardly judge her for her decisions, hell I envy her strength. Rabindranath Tagore was an Indian poet, writer, and philosopher. Verses in the poem depicting “the beloved’s lips as flowers” and “the sweet nectar of her honeysuckle breasts” make the nun’s chubby virginal cheeks blush, and to certain effect, Tagore manages to infuse humour into the tale.


Choker Bali: A Passion Play () – Plot Summary – IMDb

Reading enriches the soul and mind with the ability to transform the life. Also the fact that this was written in or so, it felt a bit dated at times. He found the cinematography to be beautiful and was pleased that the singing was not lip synched.

This is a beautifully written book and extremely interesting on the human level. I was once depressed and despondent for a week after reading Gone with the Wind. A reader’s progress” — via Business Standard. Chokher Bali is a regional word of Bengali language which literally means ‘sand in the eye’ or a constant irritant to the eye. rabinsranath

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In olden days chhokher Bengal, women and girls who were best friends would often set a common nickname for themselves and address each other by that name. This is a novel about desires,passions,unfulfill My most precious read about Indian culture and heritage by the famous poet and writer Rabindranath Tagore.

But among Tagore’s works, his novels remained the least-acknowledged for a long time. This year i had decided to give up on books.