Tuesday, February 22, 2011

India Explained To Wen Jiabao

For example it's ok to open the letters of half-baked Balram Halwai of Laxmangarh, Bihar because he doesn't have any sense of privacy. But you shouldn't dip in the Ganga.

Find out about the real god of Benaras, how Country-Mouse makes it, spots to visit in Delhi and much more by ordering the Man Booker Prize 2008 by clicking on the image below. Captivating.

The White Tiger: A Novel


Anonymous said...

I bought this book in 2009 while flying from london to mumbai for a short trip and got so absorbed in it that I would prefer to stay in the hotel room until I completed it :D the author is a genius.

Sanjay Jagatsingh said...

Yeah, I can imagine the feeling. I bought it last year in Jaipur on my first visit to India. Hopped into a tiny corner bookstore -- after checking the Hawa Mahal -- and asked the guy sitting there if there was a book that I shouldn't miss buying. "This one" he said as he handed me a copy...