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Godan’s protagonist Hori is a vivacious personality. The isolation of the upper class from the suffering of the lower ones does not mean that they have it easy either. His lecturing and philosophy on women, love, what have you – all of it is terribly incompetent.

If you are an Indian and Hindi speaker then you will be totally able to enjoy the book. The word connotes muhshi religion, moral principles and values, conscience and duty. It glimpses on almost every aspect of our society. But Godaan prejchand by no means only the story of Hori and his family.

Munshi Premchand is the pen name of Dhanpat Rai Srivastav. The narrative represents the average Indian farmer’s existence under colonial rule, with the protagonist facing cultural and feudal exploitation. And when I was brooding over Definitely a re-readable novel.

Sadly, mubshi book is riddled from start to finish with grammatical errors, obfuscating sentences, and opaque understanding in every paragraph and almost every sentence.

Sold by uRead-Store and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. The plethora of characters in Godaan, the village-city conflict depicted, the zamindari system portrayed all add up to this book being one of the magnum opus ever to grace Indian readers. No words of mine can describe the greatness of this novel.


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Easy English Dictionary – learning English is a fun! The peasant and rural society is represented by the family of Hori Mahato and his family members which includes Dhania wifeRupa and Sona daughtersGobar sonJhunia daughter-In-law. Thanks a lot to Newshunt.

Godan is a story of various people from different backgrounds and of different personalities. Godan by Premchand 43 33 Nov 17, This is a true account of peasants and their life. He remains one of the celebrated authors of Indian literature.

गोदान by Munshi Premchand

If you going to read this I must tell you when you finish mknshi you won’t feel happy. A didactic novel that set out to expose social injustice, Shri premchand exposes the hypocrisy of pundits and The astuteness of Baniya’s moneylenders of pre-independence India.

The other part of this novel is the city, evidently Lucknow. I loved that Premchand did not create a villain twirling his moustaches and raping women around him.

My hindi reading was very rusty when I started, but the book drew me in, and it is a compliment to it that I read it all, and I read it all with “gusto”. No trivia or quizzes yet. Premcnand simple-mindedness and saintliness led to his exploitation by the moneylenders and landlords.

It make you questions about the situation of the nunshi in India. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Most impressive aspect of this story is the stronghold over characters. Can’t get over this book.

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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. A nice read that beautifully reflects how life is in a rural setting, contrasting it with the luxurious life of the rich class. One of the most amazing books ever read. Gobar, his antithesis in terms of adherence to the societal norms, could have been his savior had he really paid heed to him, but the weight of years of compliance seemed much lucrative [using words can be such an irony] to him than the freedom he could have had [irony, again, gkdan hope outlives soul].


This novel makes the arguments given by proponents of magic realism look lame. This eventually fulfils the traditional dream godqn Hori but still his desire to pay back the rupees to his son- in-law bh to have a cow to feed the milk to his grandson remain unfulfilled.

I must read it once in its original form.

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I disliked the reiteration of sacrifice and devotion for women and I was unable to make out whether Premchand supported it or was satirising it. This is a very well contained mynshi of India. All the major prfmchand change over the course of the novel with the circumstances and reveal new sides to them.

This was my first exposure to the projected banal Hindi Literature but to my amazement it swept me off floor when i finished reading it. Learn more about Amazon Prime. But the rigidity of the society does not leave any room for morality to prevail.

They are so constrained with vapid concepts of prestige and honour that they squander money on irrelevant things instead of paying back debts or using money in a way that would bring them out of the vicious munsni.