DOES HE KNOW A MOTHERS HEART (English, Paperback, Shourie, Arun)

    DOES HE KNOW A MOTHERS HEART  (English, Paperback, Shourie, Arun)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: HarperCollins
    • ISBN: 9789350293560, 9350293560
    • Edition: 2012
    • Pages: 444
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    In Does He Know a Mother’s Heart? – How Suffering Refutes Religions, Arun Shourie poignantly and profoundly examines the existence of suffering and the stands of different scriptures about it.

    Summary of the Book

    Politician, journalist and author Arun Shourie brings out his intense philosophical ponderings in Does He Know a Mother’s Heart? He attempts to find out why there seems to be a sense of indifference in God when it comes to extreme suffering, especially when it is so commonplace. He tries to dissect the scriptures to understand why the almighty, the most compassionate entity, doesn’t interfere when the innocent are put to endure immense pain and loss. Shourie also explains why he is more gravitated towards Buddhism, and what the teachings hold for those who are going through trying times in their daily lives.

    About Arun Shourie

    Arun Shourie is a venerated Indian scholar, journalist, politician and author. He was a Member of Parliament in the Government of India. He was the Editor of The Indian Express and The Times of India. He has been honoured with the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award in the year 1982. Arun Shourie was a consultant to the Planning Commission of India and was also a World Bank Economist. Some of the other notable books penned by Shourie are Falling over Backwards: An Essay on Reservations and Judicial Populism; Courts and their Judgements: Premises, Prerequisites, Consequences; The World of Fatwas or the Sharia in Action; and Where Will All This Take Us.

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    Book Details
    • Imprint
      • Harpercollins
    • Publication Year
      • 2012
    • Weight
      • 525.0 Grams
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    Does he know mothers heart

    Great book. the book gives ans to various question that arise on our mind, when we face physical and mental pain. The book gives insight into Mr arun shourie personal life, the pain he is facing day to day life. the book raise numerous question to god. personally speaking the book refresh my mind.

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    14 Apr, 2013

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    17 Feb, 2013

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    amazing book !

    An amazing book on how, in pain, religion fails ... and fails miserably. One has to read it till the last to feel the impact.

    Anil Chopra

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    22 Dec, 2013

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    Not the best buy for good readers

    I would say this is a fine book, but those who are used to a better class of literature like the bookers and the nobels would find it rather boring. The cause invoked is pressing but the writer just goes a bit monotonous and unecessarily lengthens the book

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    6 Mar, 2014

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