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Where Even the Present is Ancient: Benaras (English, Paperback, Maitreyee B. Chowdhury)

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Where Even the Present is Ancient: Benaras  (English, Paperback, Maitreyee B. Chowdhury)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Leadstart Publishing
    • ISBN: 9789382473848, 938247384X
    • Edition: 2013
    • Pages: 78
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    Where Even the Present is Ancient: Benaras is a book that tells the little stories that make us who we are. The author believes that Benaras resides in all of us Indians, in some beautiful often unknown way. The author is the Sutradhar, in that she attempts to connect an India that many do not realize exists, in that it is everybodys story. Radha, Krishna, Ganga, Benaras and Me are all characters in this deluge of poems.This attempt at telling the story of the ancient, of love and of faith is to instil the confidence that poetry exists in all of us, all that is needed is to smell its fragrance. To those outside India, the book does not seek to be a representation of what India is or was, but a whiff of what it also can be. It is an attempt to ask people to see the little stories that govern all of our lives, stories that we often dont see, but those that are important.

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    Maitreyee B. Chowdhury is a web columnist and creative writer. She is author of Reflections on My India, a book of Indian traditions and spirituality in parts. Maitreyee is also author of Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen- Bengali Cinemas First Couple and Ichhe Holo Tai, a bilingual muti media presentation of poetry. Maitreyee is featured amongst other Indian writers such as Gulzar, Shashi Tharoor and Deepti Naval in an anthology of Indian writers Celebrating India.
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    • Frog Books
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    • 2013 September
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    • Maitreyee B. Chowdhury
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