The second historical novel by celebrated Kannada author S.L. Bhyrappa, .. Avarana was a fantastic read for me who is a product or a victim of the history. AVARANA -Three Reviews of pa’s famous novel on Jihadi destructions in India. – Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for. Aavarana: The Veil | S.L. Bhyrappa. Blind faith. Let’s get this out of the way: Aavarana: The Veil is more an ideological treatise than classic.

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After that, we can discuss further. Hardcover24th Editionpages. It makes you realise how our own history was distorted.

Random ramblings: AvaraNa by SL Bhyrappa: an eye-opener?

But it is also self-serving, divisive and short-sighted, if not wilfully blind to the pitfalls of chest-thumping majoritarianism. All I would say about this book is this – this is a work of great courage and urgency.

I can’t even imagine what he must be going through on a daily basis, simply because he believes in Satyam Shivam Sundaram. This book also shows how the Marxist historians run the ecosystem and anyone who keeps opposite views is hounded. Sahitya Bhandara’s Bhyeappa number is Ananthamurthywell known in Kannada literaturehas criticised Bhyrappa and his works, terming Aavarana as dangerous.

Of course, he is not an honest man as well. Yes, Hinduism and Hindu kingdoms too had and have power politics destroying the essence of common and simple life.


They say history is always written by winners and losers have no place in it. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. She writes a very interesting novel – which forms the parallel track of AvaraNa also – to express her understanding.

As I read the novel Bhyraappa it also exposed the intellectual yet idiots who tried to target Bhairappa in many ways for this book leading to it getting even more popular and making the general public like it very much. It shows how the truth has been desperately veiled by politically motivated historians and the extent of the distortions.

Book Review | Aavarana: The Veil

This book should be a textbook and should be made a compulsary read. We want more such literature revealing the atrocities of Islam on non Muslims all over the world. I have to warn, the above mentioned symptoms relate only to an Indian reader though it might as well apply to others. Every citizen of India including Muslims also wants to Read this book Compulsory. Byrappa pls Pls continue this book and give a justice to Laksmi and to her Noval.

My only hope is that this does not lead to some more mindless avafana and yet another idiotic book ban. Aptly describes the social scenario during Mughal India.

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Avxrana Balakrishna therefore deserves a special mention although I didn’t quite like him using the word “Lungi” for what covered the pot that contained the ashes of Sastri Sr. And great confusion carries till date!!! I had heard about S. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. It deals with the relationship between Hinduism and Islam which, as everybody knows, can be termed tenuous at best.


It takes us into the annals of the history and introduces us to a totally different world where the Mughals lorded over this nation. Hi Nilagriva, I read this bood very recently – Bhyeappa really liked it for its accuracy and fact based approach avaana than for its story telling ability – which is the trademark of SLB’s other novels which I’ve read. His logic is the same as his character’s. A shame on humanity.

But we can totally agree about in putting right effort to get it right in the right direction.

The novel went on to create a record in the Indian literary world by witnessing 10 reprints within five months of its release. Loved the narration and therefore I believe the translation must be top class.

Shastri is the one who persuades Lakshmi to take up Islam as an act of rebellion against “oppressive Hinduism”.

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Avaranw i have read great vedas to understand what is hinduism, i dont read novels or documentaries to know about any religion. Still, they are there. May 21, Jaihanuman Hk rated it it was amazing.

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