GHOST STORIES OF SHIMLA HILLS – Download as Word Doc .doc /.docx), PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. iamsrijit. Ruskin Bond. Uploaded by. ABOUT THIS BOOK. The fear of the unknown, enhanced by the mist, darkness and pattering raindrops is part of life in the hills. But there have been real. Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills is a collection of all things supernatural in The foreword by the famous author Ruskin Bond further adds to the.

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After having read the preface I got to know that it is the second in the series and the moment I got acquainted with this fact, I immediately began my search for the prequel. Stories are amusing but it will not really haunt you. All stories occur at well known landmarks of Shimla and if you have ever visited there, ruskkin can very well visualize the events in your mind.

I don’t know how I feel about this book. Jun 01, Ashok Rao rated it it was amazing. Shrinivas Garge rated it really liked it Sep 13, Pages with related products. storries

Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills: Minakshi Chaudhry, Ruskin Bond: : Books

View all 4 comments. The author does not express her views in terms of whether storiws believes or does not believe in what is written, but surely by the sole virtue of her narrations, makes us believe in all the stories that form this book. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The stories start with the fast paced ‘Angrez Churail’ which attacks you in the face right from the word go with its beautifully terrifying description of an oncoming “Do ghosts exist?


One more in the same league is ‘The Road to Lovers Paradise’.

What the author Minakshi Chaudhry has done really well is to recreate the charm of Shimla. We’ll assume you’re ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Actually, I have bought this book in the hope of getting some spine chilling horror but this book is just a collection of folklore mended with work of fiction.

The book includes tales about the spirit of an English nurse who wanders in the wards of Lady Reading now known as Kamla Nehru hospital in Shimlataking care of the children in need; a theatre manager – an Englishman who died before India’s Independence who was so much in love with Shimla that he did not leave even after he died and his spirit haunts the Gaiety theatre and roams there on dark nights.

These are those stories which are coming from generation to generation and now become the folklore.


Return to Book Page. Longing for hills all the more now. Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills. I began reading the stories with a lot of hope, mostly because of the Ruskin Bond foreword. Fuzzable uses cookies to improve your experience. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.


Transformative Ideas for India by Amitabh Kant. Read this to relive the days of your teenage spent traveling to various places within hillw outside your city with friends in the hopes of spotting a ghost Bhangarh, Mehandipur Balaji Temple, Delhi Cant, CP, Dwarka and the like for me.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The terrific looks of ghost and their past life are something which makes me read ghost stories. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. One of the things to draw me to hills is the mysticism wrapped up underneath the thick shroud of mists.

All in all its really interesting and quick read and I recommend it to get a instant chilling experience. That’s the main reason I buy vegetable from you,’ the man said. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Get to Know Us. Minakshi Chaudhry’s research is highly commendable it really made me wonder og she must have extracted so much information from so much of diversity. One such beautiful place is Shimla in India. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.