Wednesday, September 1, 2010



BOOK REVIEW “Gandhali”

Author: Ranjit Desai

Genre: Short Stories

Language: Marathi

Pages: 159

Cost: 100 Rs.

Publisher: Mehta Publishing House

First Published: 1971

Ranjit Desai is one of most famous authors in Marathi Literature and he is one of my favorite authors. He won many awards for his work like Padmashree, Sahitya Academy etc. He is at his best when he writes on history. And ‘Gandhali’ one such book which has collection of various stories based on famous historical figures. All the stories in "Gandhali' are based on the lives of famous personalities and the incidences from the past. The book is very fascinating as it reveals very romantic and compassionate side of famous historical personalities.

This one is Must Read Book, don’t miss it. If I have to rate this book I will give it 8 out of 10.

Other Books by Ranjit Desai,

1. Swami

2. Samidha

3. Shreeman Yogi

4. Bari

5. Abhogi

6. Raja Ravivarma

7. Radheya

8. Pratiksha

9. Pawankhind

10. Shekara

11. Maza Gaav

12. Lakshya Vedh

13. Rup Mahal

14. Megh

15. Madhumati

16. Aashadh

17. Kamodini

18. Vaishakh

19. Aalekh

20. Prapaat

21. Gandhali

22. Sanket

23. Morpankhi Savalya

24. Babulmora

25. Katal

26. Mekh Mogari

27. Snehdhara

28. Sanchit


29. Swami

30. Loknayak

31. Vaarasaa

32. Sangit Tansen

33. He Bandh Reshamache

34. Kanchanmrug

35. Ramshastri

36. Pankh Jahale Vairi

37. Dhan Apure

38. Pangulgada

39. Garudjhep

40. Tuzi Wat Vegali

41. Shreeman Yogi

42. Sawali Unhachi

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