Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Vijayan needed only that one book, Khasakinte Ithihasam, to make him a legend in Malayalam literature. It was read and. Khasakkinte itihasam (Malayalam Edition) [O. V Vijayan] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. Latest News on mobile: sms NEWS Ravi. Khasakkinte Ithihasam is the story of the inhabitants of a nondescript remote land by name Khasakk, beyond Kooman Kavu having a few.

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English Choose a language for shopping. Showing of 3 khasaakkinte. The character Appukkili was originally created by Vijayan for his short story “Appukkili” which was published in Modern education is almost unheard of there and the children are imparted religious teaching in Othupalli mosque or basic education in a far off Ezhuthu palli.

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ഖസാക്കിന്റെ ഇതിഹാസം | Khasakkinte Ithihasam by O.V. Vijayan (2 star ratings)

Jobless and at a loose end, I too joined them in Thasarak to drown my sorrows To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Destiny had been readying me for Khasak.

This site uses cookies. He deserts his lover Padma and leaves on a long pilgrimage, which finally brings him to the small hamlet of Khasak near Palakkad.

He graduated from Victoria College in Ifhihasam and obtained a masters degree in English literature from Presidency College. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.



About the Author Vijayan needed only that one book, Khasakinte Ithihasam, to make him a legend in Malayalam literature. Pillai Oyyarathu Chandu Menon P. It recounts the numerous encounters of Khasak from a spiritual and philosophical frame of mind.

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Please try again later. Tilbin Joseph rated it it was ok Dec 10, Consider transferring direct quotations to Wikiquote. While he lived outside Kerala for most of his adult life, spending time in Delhi and in Hyderabad where his wife Teresa was fromhe never forgot his beloved Palakkad, where the ‘wind whistles through the passes and the clattering khasakkints palms’. Vijayan was unlucky not to win India’s principal literary prize, the Jnanpith, possibly because he did not endear himself to the political powers-that-be through his trenchant cartoons Shankar’s Weekly, The Far Eastern Economic Review, The Hindu, The Statesman.

It could be that my over expectations were not met or I am prejudiced. On the whole, the book didnot impress me What I liked – characterization details descriptions of local legends and events.

ComiXology Thousands of Khqsakkinte Comics. The story which is not eventful takes the reader for a cross country run across the rustic life of the inhabitants of the village.


ഖസാക്കിന്റെ ഇതിഹാസം | Khasakkinte Ithihasam

And I am not sure which time era this story belongs to, as small pox epidemic is described in detail. Sreeraman Chandramathi Cherukad E. Ramil rated it it was ok Jun 26, I will not really give a very high rating to this one because, truth be spoken, it was assigned as the book for my master’s course. On the wholereconsidering all this, perhaps 2.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Koya Pm kbasakkinte it it was ok Lhasakkinte 28, The novel is about Ravi’s journey, which starts at Swami Bodhananda’s ashram. Shanta was appointed as the teacher of a single-teacher school in the village.

It is located somewhere off Palghat bordering Tamil Nadu and as such the people are mostly Tamil speaking.

Madhavan Nandanar Narayan O. Since it was hard for a girl to be on her ithihaasm in a remote village, my parents had rented a little farmhouse and moved in with my sister.