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On sex – In intial pages, he boasted like having physical relations with women of many diffrent nationalities. His old age could also be another excuse that he beats his own drum loud in a lot of chapters.

This was a wonderful book, and I’m thrilled to know a little more about Khushwant. Personally, I think that is a huge loss for we miss out on a great deal of experiences that these people have been through. Sufi Meditation and Contemplation. I look forward to his being around on 2 Feb and have his regular Scotch on his th birthday! This one is a breezy intriguing read. I suggest every student to read for once.


Loved this for its raw honesty and simple style. He makes his displeasure for religious avsolute rather obvious and does not hesitate to call some national leaders rather blunt names. Published August 24th by Penguin Books first published August 17th He tells us what makes him tick and the secret of his longevity; he confesses his deepest fears and what he holds dear.

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He is well into 90s! Saturday, 11 June Book Review: Paperbackpages. Comment on this review. Writing is a hobby I indulge in when I get some spare time. I would recommend this book to anyone interested in getting to know more about this curious character, whose life spanned almost a century in pre khushwaht post-independence India.

Bullet For Bullet – Julio Rebeiro. Child of the Divide. Khushwant Singh has never been less than honest.

Subscribe To Posts Atom. Singh’s weekly column, “With Malice towards One and All”, carried by several Indian newspapers, was among the most widely-read columns in the country. Probably this is the first time I read Khushwant Singh. Overall a good read.

Absolute Khushwant by Khushwant Singh

I must read his History of the Sikhs once again. Khushwant recounts all these through his eyes and he does not round off the edges of his words which are decisive and sharp enough to cut. My first novel Hitchhiker was published by Books for Change in December Books are not only written to educate, they are written for leisure and even for the metamorphosis khusjwant the soul. Item absopute unavailable for purchase.

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Little tales mostly opinions. The language is simple and one can finish this book in a reading or two. A couple of pages down, he praised his wife who never minded on his getting close to women in parties, hugging and kissing them on their cheeks. I wou This is my first book by Khushwant Singh.

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This book gave me a thorough understanding of the major figures like the Gandhis of Basolute Political history. While I didn’t agree with most of the ideas, still it was a pleasure read since it felt like an honest conversation. Help us fill the void.

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