Debi Chaudhurani, or the Wife Who Came Home

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This is the second in a trilogy of works by the famed Bengali novelist Bankimcandra Chatterji (1838-1894), and the second to be translated by Julius Lipner. The first, Anandamath, or The Sacred Brotherhood was published by OUP in 2005. Bankim Chatterji was perhaps the foremost novelist and intellectual mediating western ideas to India in the latter half of the 19th century. Debi Chaudhurani is a didactic work that champions a particular interpretation of Hindu dharma and wifely duties reflective of the late 19th-century ...

Debi Chaudhurani, or the Wife Who Came Home 2009, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195388367

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