In Khushwantnama, the year-old reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. Here is his distilled wisdom on subjects as. “In Khushwantnama, the 98 yearold reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. Here is his distilled wisdom on subjects as diverse as old age. Gursharan Kaur receiving a copy of “Khushwantnama The Lessons of My Life” from Khushwant Singh at his residence in New Delhi.
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Khushwantnama: The Lessons of My Life
Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Subjects Khushwant Singh, It’s refreshing to have such differing opinions presented to you about everything. He felt bad that he hunted many birds, when he was young and was a lecher.
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Mar 21, Suvojit rated it really liked it. Preview — Khushwantnama by Khushwant Singh. It is mostly a stream of consciousness that has been converted to essays. The maestro talks about importance of importance of lite fit, getting a massage, balanced diet, having a healthy bank balance, avoiding over eating, not lying, loosing temper, to give generously, not praying and adopting a hobby instead strange and to avoid constipation at all costs!
Other editions – View all Khushwantnama: Having said that, it isn’t his best book by far. When you wish to know the secret behind a nonagerian who has amused his fans with his pen and remonstrated his critics with his wry humour and wit, you should rely on no other than our vintage sardar, Khushwant Singh.
Author of more than ninety books, Khushwant Singh is best known for his work of fiction, Train to Pakistan, and his two-volume History of the Sikhs, which is still considered the most authoritative writing on the subject.
Khushwantnama: Book Review, The Lessons of My Life by Khushwant Singh – My Random Ramblings
Whatever I wanted to do in life, I have done. Account Options Sign in. Jul 02, Theaditya Worah rated it liked it.
Aug 15, Jigyasa Malhotra rated it it was amazing. Mar 28, Singh rated it liked it. Really lifw he still has that one final novel left in him he was talking about Okay Khushwant ji, we love you and all, we do realize you’re turning 99 this year, but that does not mean you feed us the same articles over and over again. Separate different tags with a comma.
To ask other readers questions about Khushwantnamaplease sign up. Every time you read, its taste different and fresh It’s refreshing to have such differing opinions presented to you Khushwant Singh is brilliant. He was Member of Parliament from to The Lessons of My Life. These are Khushwant Singh’s thoughts on different aspects of his life, ranging from his favorite poetry to state of the nation.
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A delightful insight into a mind which is ninety eight years old. True blue Khushwant, who doesn’t shy away from telling the crooked crooked, and his absolute gem of a writing style makes this an immensely enjoyable read. Book has many different topics from politics to pleasure. The discipline will prove worthwhile. He even has his epitaph ready; Here lies one who spared neither man nor God, Waste not your tears on him, he was sod, Writing nasty things he regarded as great fun, Thank the Lord he is dead, this son of a gun.
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Kushwant Singh had a few regrets in life. Okay Khushwant ji, we love you and all, we do realize you’re turning 99 this year, but that does not mean you feed us the same articles over and over again.
I draw a balance sheet of my achievements and failures. Want to Read saving…. In Khushwantnama, the year-old reflects on a life lived fully and the lessons it has taught him. He has also edited and translated a number of literary works.
His weekly columns are reproduced by over fifty journals in all the regional languages of the country. Posted on March 18, March 18, by nmafzal. What the reader finds most impressive is the fact that Khushwant Singh, despite his fai A book exuding wit, astuteness and insights. You are commenting using your WordPress. There was not much to be learned from this book, other than the author’s character.