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His contribution to Bollywood Gulzar has WRITTEN SOUL STIRRING POETRY IN HINDI soul stirring poetry in Hindi Urdu that can give you goosebumps I came across this book while I was reading one of his abulous poems online Without giving it a second thought I ordered or the book Not exactly a masterpiece I hoped or 25 Half a Rupee Stories is little book of short stories consisting of 25 divided into 8 Half Rupee Stories is little book of short stories consisting of 25 stories divided into 8 each having a motif of it s own I have been eagerly waiting to read it reason being the amazing title and a wizard of words Gulzar allied to it but the moment I started I realized not every glitter is gold I enjoyed only The Book of Air few of the narratives Ieel the stories would have sounded better in Hindi the translation has just killed it badly Though some of the stories may evoke the smile on your ace but mostly they don t do justice to the contextSome people may love them but as a reader I personally did not like the stories much no proper closure is given to most of them and ails miserably in every attempt to woo your soul Half a rupee is a collection of 25 short stories penned by the great poet and lyricist GulzarGulzar is a magician He pours his magic in his words These stories will make your heart glow and give u a strange sort of elicity The powerful alchemy of his storytelling transforms the atthanni half a rupee into a rupaiyaMoreover the translator of this book also did a good job in translation He made it too simple which is a blessing or begginers like methough some avid readers don t like this extent of simplicityThese stories are not the ones with complex plots having twists in their tales These are just a description of lives of common people Gulzar spun his narrative around the common manthe events that happen around us every dayHe also pointed to the lives of people after the partition of subcontinent Probably Gulzar is better off writing poems I couldn t manage to complete the book And then the translation is awful Somebody should have been paid to proof read the grammar Overall the book is just like the title half baked. E stories about Javed Akhtar Sahir Ludhianvi and Kuldip Nayyar to tales set in Kashmir in the hinterland in the modern megapolis and on the LoC The Seduction of Miranda Prosper from anecdotes of love and betrayal toables of courage and conviction this is an enthralling collection available in English The Warrior Princess of Pennyroyal Academy for the veryirst ti.

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The translation killed the stories or me Half a Rupee Stories is a brilliant translation of Gulzar Saab s works by Sunjoy Shekhar In this choicest collection of short stories Gulzar Saab like always weaves his magic of raconteuring Encompassing stories #From The Length And Breadth #the length and breadth his homeland ie rom the panic stricken valleys of Kashmir the skirmishes along the barbed borders of India and Pakistan the ierce battle or existence in the metros excerpts Elizabeth I from the vaults of Filmdom and across many other poignantronts The short stories are crisp enough to not eed you with a ruminating pile of character sketch and the backdrop but also rugal enough to not cut out on vital information which the writer and Sunjoy lay out in a non grandilouententicingrustic choice of language laced with goodsynced bouts of timely satiremelancholy and mirth thereby drawing an instant connect with any inhabitant of the nation The stories cover all the aspects of Indian living through sluices #Of Archaic Traditionsbrotherhood Poverty Communism And Cultural Melange Painting A #archaic traditionsbrotherhood poverty communism and Cultural melange painting a of the Nation s evolution since its Independence Theres Always a Trail / Home in the Valley from Colonialism to its present day pains and pleasure Individually as 25 stories and together as one mighty reflection of India the book is mellowly written but makes sure that the reader ensues and breathes through with emotions nodding in absolute agreementor the protagonists and the sub characters circumstances metamorphosing the short story into a phantasmagoria of events train or you militating against the passiveness of involvementPS The book bears references to three great Hindi Film Industry personalities Javed AkhtarWell known Hindi Film Lyricist and writer and his esoteric association with great Hindi Film Industry personalities Javed AkhtarWell known Hindi Film Lyricist and writer and his esoteric association with LudhianviThe great writer rom the Progressive Writers movement and well known poetwriter the lesser known writer Bhushan Banmali co writer or Mausam Both the stories add a dash of Filmdom without which Indian achievements shall stay incomplete Any Hindi Film Industry enthusiast must thereby certain imbibe Twenty ive The Everyman Book of Nonsense Verse fascinating storiesrom the inimitable GulzarA suicide bomber in a small town plans out her last day getting herself photographed before she goes and blows up the prime minister A drunkard in a Mumbai slum tries to compete with the torrential rain even as it washes his dwelling. .
Half a Rupee StoriesHe trivia rom those concerned chapters Gulzar A good storyteller is the conscious keeper of a nationWalk through the pages of a book and you ll ind charactersLike old Ten Years Beyond Baker Street: friends In the corridors of timeA large part of me still lives on that side of the borderMy roots still remain on the other side Javed Akhter Poetrylows #in his veins J Krishnamurti History would be read and then repeatedDreams heed no border the eyes sees no #his veins J Krishnamurti History would be read and then repeatedDreams heed no border the eyes sees no With eyes shut I walk across the line in time All the timeBoth sides stake their claims on Kashmir And that s the reason why this restaurant of mine is lourishing What kind of a city this was it kicked you but it also caressed youWhat kind of a city this was it ed you and also bite youBecause common man like us only having half of things Half plate eating half night sleeping half laughing half crying half living And also half dying This aatthanni never becomes The Essential Library for New Moms 4-Book Bundle: Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child; The Baby Food Bible; Infant Massage; Colic Solved full rupiah My rating is notor the book as such It is The Triangle of Truth: The Surprisingly Simple Secret to Resolving Conflicts Largeand Small for two heartwarming stories Ghugu and Jamuni Oh What a lovely lovely tale A bird in love with a kite A story that will be in my heartoreverEven if you skip the whole book it is ok but don t miss this love storyThe Charioteer At irst you might eel sorry or Maruti who works asa sweeper in a erry and has #a hard life But when he gets back home he is in the warmth of his amily s love #hard life But when he gets back home he is in the warmth of his amily s love you realize you have no right to The Wrong Side of the Bed feel sorryor himYou might be insignificant to most But The Alvin Ho Super Collection: Books 1-4 for some you mean the world The book as a whole gave me mixedeelings Some stories were really good But the theme of death in most of them is what put me off a little It s basically a collection of short stories The plot IS SIMPLY WEAVED NOT THAT OF TWIST AND TURN simply weaved not that of twist and turn It discusses the life of ordinary people But I کاروان امید find this book okayish none of the stories were influential except Ghugu and Jamuni one I literally lovee it Overall Iind all remaining stories a little boring So کاروان امید: سرگذشت تری فاکس for me it is 35 stars My personalavourite is The Adjustment That Gulzar is a magician with words is a given Notwithstanding. Away An army man at the border has become so accustomed to speaking over the wireless that he ends every sentence with ‘Over’ And in the title story a cop drags a dead cow The Cat Who Sang for the Birds (Cat Who... from Vinayak Rao Patwardhan Road to the adjoining Bapu Road since the latter is so much easier to spellFrom real lif.