“In Khushwantnama, the 98 yearold reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. Here is his distilled wisdom on subjects as diverse as old age. In Khushwantnama, the year-old reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. Here is his distilled wisdom on subjects as diverse as old age. 20 Dec Gursharan Kaur receiving a copy of “Khushwantnama The Lessons of My Life” from Khushwant Singh at his residence in New Delhi.
|Published (Last):||15 January 2011|
|PDF File Size:||10.77 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||20.59 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Here is his distilled wisdom on subjects as diverse as old age and the fear of death; on the joy of sex, the pleasures of poetry and the importance of laughter; on how to cope with retirement and live Color Name Product Clear. Hello Nmafzal, I enjoyed reading your review. Writing with unmatched candour Khushwant counts himself khushwantnama the lessons of my life that at this age he still enjoys his evening drink daily, relishes tasty food, looks forward to listening to latest gossip and scandal, openly confesses that he is a bit of a lech and feels khushwantnama the lessons of my life that he has always looked at women as objects of lust.
He was Member of Parliament from to Indias most popular o prolific writer has, over the years, enlightened and outraged in equal measure, and enriched our lives with his humour, his honesty and his sharp insights and observations.
Apr 02, Soumya Gudiyella rated it liked it. Description Reviews 0 Description Features. Notify me when available. The great sardarji, even in his late 90s, does not lose his khushwantnama the lessons of my life and precision and persuasively puts across his views on things both banal and special. Not up to the standards set by Khushwant Singh in his previous books. A delightful insight into a mind which is ninety eight years old.
Those who lessins followed Khushwant Singh’s writings will find nothing new in this book. The Lessons Of My Life is a comprehensive book wherein Khushwant Singh reflects on a life lived completely and shares the lessons he had learnt throughout his life.
Some essays made an interesting read, some felt like the ramblings of an old man – overall, good and light khushdantnama. This product is not sold individually.
In Khushwantnama, the 98yearold reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. Every time you read, its taste different and fresh Add to Your books. On the credit side I have over 80 books: It’s khushwantnama the lessons of my life to have khushwantnamz differing opinions presented to you about everything.
Relaxing by the fire at his home in Delhi. IF and When I reach the ripe lfie of 60, I will see if I could lament and reminisce about all the good, bad and worse things I’ve done and have happened to me in my life.
And in some parts we find the vintage Khushwant like the epitaph;its simply marvelous. Related Posts Purifying the pure January 29, The Perfumed Garden Rs.
He goes into detail chapter wise to rationale his thoughts about a particular subject, which you may or may not agree with. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It is like listening to an old sage talking to you in whispers.
Khushwantnama ‹ The Friday Times
Overall, the book Not up to the standards set by Khushwant Singh in his previous books. Open Preview See a Problem? Refresh and try again. Reviews There are no reviews yet.
Must read for Indian people.
The Lessons Of My Life the author offers personal tips on how to live a long and healthy life. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: A sprightly book written by 98 year old manno fear of death still giving advices to his readers how to live a real life.
And readers who like poetry both English and Urdu, don’t read an I have been reading his books since my college days and Khushwant Singh is one author who never disappoints you. I agree that this book digs deeper in Indian politics, culture and kessons — all necessities in life.