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This could simply be just the author, or my ignorance in order to avoid a clash of opinions.

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Her literature has gained national and international recognition, and brought her laurels. 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. I doubt many of us modern women with our high power jobs and parenting, can have half the courage that she alone represented. It touches more than once on the dark side that inevitably exists in everyone’s life but most refuse to think so deeply about and more Her story.

However, I dearly enjoyed the glimpses of Malayalam culture and practices. He would if he could Sing lullabies to his wife’s sleeping soul, Sweet lullabies to thicken its swoon.

All that I ever wanted to do, all my desires, I have fulfilled in this life”.

I wish that tone lasted long enough. On 31 Mayaged 75, she died at a hospital in Pune. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give madhaviktuty a second life. My Story – Kamala Das 1 26 Jul 27, She also sheds light on the mentality and the not-so-glorified past of India for the young readers like me, who was stupefied to know especially, that India was never sacred when it came to love and the machavikutty of marriage.


Am I far-fetched by pointing out this. Her writings often concretised her biding love for the human body, and its intimate details and processes. She moved away from social conventions and portrayed homosexuality as well.

Somewhere down the line, her all romantic expectations never went beyond a certain level. Stand up for yourself: Hardy’s crushingly depressing assessment of human existence comes to mind: Her failed marriage, the birth of her children and her extramarital affairs are addressed in this work.

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Then I intend to peel off this light brown skin and shatter my bones. Its not about all the seemingly interesting things that have occurred in her life. I never did play safe. Kamala, in word and deed, left behind many strong lessons for the women of madhaviutty, today and tomorrow.

My opinion about the author’s writing is still same, but I didn’t feel like turning pages I tried as I didn’t know what I wanted know or why should I complete the book. She is wealthy, well-read, socially madhavikuty and yet life throws her curve balls of loneliness, longing and disease.

Something that cannot be described in mere words.

Chandrasekharan Narendra Prasad S. U can download Pdf File Nov 13, Joyce Job rated it liked it Shelves: So we are left in the dark about her reasons for her conversion to Islam and the events in the second half of her life. One has to work on their own. I felt she was unfortunately stuck in her thoughts and her longing for love froze before fruition. When one of her love letters ended up in her husband’s hands he warns her saying that she is innocent and she should keep herself away from such fraudsters.


Not about how great a life she led. It is rare that I read an Indian author in English, but Kamala Das and her book were a gambit that worked. I could never bring myself to hang my life on the pegs of quotation for safety.

The work presents the journey of the author to womanhood ,her intense personal experiences. This was when she was staying away from her husband in Nalappat house with her younger son. Kurup Olappamanna Subramanian Namboothirippad P.

My story is the story of Kamala Das, a woman born in a conservative eente of Kerala. With its mesmerizing poetry, and the captivating poet who pinned them up;this is nothing short of marvelous! Kamala openly introduced a generation to a subject that was taboo those days—she spoke on topics like coming of age and sexual yearnings of a woman.

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