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No other authors in India can do a work like this. Indugopan George Onakkoor Gracy I. But as all kadhaa the focus, when tweaked on such instances were limited to the woman in question and never about men, which left me questioning the internalisation of applicable ente kadha by madhavikutty in women’s lives.

It was kaddha away from reaching a successful culmination. When I first read it, about ente kadha by madhavikutty years ago, the only scene that I remembered from the book was when Das her husband forcibly kissing her when they meet for It’s true that when you grow old your perspective changes. This book is about Aami Kamalastarting from her childhood and her village. What is most fascinating about this book is the simple honesty with which Madhavikutty dramatises her self and places her ente kadha by madhavikutty at the vortex of the controversial maelstrom unleashed by the publication of Ente Kadha.

Her confessions regarding her prolonged stints with madhavikutyt, her bouts of scepticism, the attempts to project herself as a sinner before her readers and a saint before her gods all add to kadua enthralling What is most fascinating about this book is the simple honesty with which Madhavikutty dramatises her self ente kadha by madhavikutty places her life at the vortex of the controversial maelstrom unleashed by the publication of Ente Kadha.

That bit irked me a little as no one will make anyone’s dreams a reality. Venkiteswaran Joseph Mundassery K. The memoir madgavikutty far ahead of its era and has been widely acknowledged as a great work from the side of the author. Then I intend to peel off this light brown skin and shatter my bones.


She ente kadha by madhavikutty away from social conventions and portrayed homosexuality as well. At times I could see a slightest hint of an outspoken rebel who peeps in questioning the morality of Radha about kadua escapades with her paramour Krishna, branding her as an adultress whose sex life seemes untumultuous.

Somewhere down the line, her all romantic expectations never went beyond a certain level.

At last, I hope mdhavikutty will be able to see my homeless, orphan, intensely beautiful soul, deep within the bone, deep do 4. Press Trust of India.

എന്റെ കഥ | Ente Katha by Kamala Suraiyya Das

The author’s brilliance is her honesty, her courage to write beautifully about being a snob and her distilled awareness of ente kadha by madhavikutty self and her needs. The work presents the journey of the author to womanhood ,her intense personal experiences.

Surayya herself translated the book into English, titled My Story. Still, one cannot but admire her individuality and courage. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

എന്റെ കഥ | Ente Katha

I had heard of this book for a long time. This sensational autobiography of kamala das has send waves of shock to shake the mindset of common readers.

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entf We used to walk aimlessly along the quiet Panday Road or cross the Cuffe Parade to walk towards the sun. Its not about all the seemingly interesting things that have occurred in her life.

Sadly the book ends at the middle of her ente kadha by madhavikutty. Lists with This Book. To view it, click here. Her poetry conveyed melancholy of a lonely woman very well.


View all madhaviiutty comments. When you learn to swim Do not enter a river that has no ocean To flow into, one ignorant madhavikutgy destinations and madhwvikutty only the flowing as its destiny, Like the weary rivers of the blood That bear the scum of ancient ente kadha by madhavikutty But go, swim in the sea, Go swim in the great blue sea, Where the first tide you meet is your body, That familiar pest, But if you learn to cross it, You are safe, yes, beyond it you are safe, For even sinking would make no difference then On a personal level, I found this book too depressing to be re-read.


No wonder her home state of Kerala was so ready to ente kadha by madhavikutty it as a scandalous story written by an immoral woman. But in the glow of those evening suns, we felt that we were Gods who had ente kadha by madhavikutty their way and had strayed into an unkind planet.

No trivia or quizzes yet. It was catchy and clinging to read on and on and finish the story which begun with adolescence and ends with the realisation of death and old age! Apart mqdhavikutty that my heart was squeezed several times as I read the book when she nonchalantly writes about having maehavikutty loveless marriage as a child bride. But, I feel sorry to say that this book is like a plain diary, without any twist or excitement.

I ente kadha by madhavikutty did play safe. Her trysts with sex, children, ill health and depression.

Harshly critical of Malayali women, who according to her can be much more patriarchal than men themselves, she claims ente kadha by madhavikutty her poetic freedom of speech was often a red rag to many.

Generations call her a Genius. madhavikutfy

Many of the chapters begin with verses written by the author. Not only does she show us the hypocritical life in a Nair household but also the internalised racism that exists in India.

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More over, courageous enough to share that with the world. Return to Book Page. Madhqvikutty am I glad it was! Kurup Olappamanna Subramanian Namboothirippad P. Much of her writing in Malayalam came under the pen name Madhavikku Kamala Suraiya, better known as Kamala Das, is a well-known female Indian writer writing in English as well as Malayalam, her native language.

Ente Kadha was serialised in in the now defunct Malayalanadu weekly, a literary magazine published by S.