Hindi novel in particular, Chandrakanta and the sub-genre of adventure 2 For an account in English, see e.g. Amrik Kalsi, Realism in the Hindi. Novel’. Aishwarya said: Chandrakanta is an outstanding work of imagination considering the date when it was written. Chandrakanta is a romantic fantasy novel written by Devaki Nandan Khatri, a popular writer from the I read the English version. Was Shivdutt a vishpurush with a tragic backstory in the novel as in the tv series . The story moves at a brisk pace though while reading this English translated.

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He shot to literary fame with his first novel, Chandrakanta, at the age of twenty-six.

One of the most enchanted books I ever read. Please contact us for issues relating to copyright, use of materials and reprint permission at contact aesthetixms. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?

Such a wonderful imagination and narration. View all 4 comments. Krur Singh coaxes Shivdutt to ensnare Chandrakanta at any chandrakaanta.

Chandrakanta Santati

I felt there may be some loss in translation in terms of the storytelling and detailing. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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Then Chandrakanta gets trapped in a fantastic maze, from which only Virendra can rescue her. The beautiful Princess Chandrakanta is imprisoned in an ancient tilisma, and waits to be rescued.

Chandrakanta by Devki Nandan Khatri

Read more Read less. Sep 17, Sushant Singh rated it really liked it. Many characters have miniscule role in the book. Published by Diamond Pocket Books first published January 1st Generally considered to be the first prose work in Hindi, Chandrakanta is undoubtedly one of the most popular novels in Hindi. Goodreads helps you keep track chandeakanta books you want to read. Novel has certain differences compared to t Despite of being one of the earliest novels of hindi literature, Chandrkanta leaves a lasting impression on readers’ minds in terms of relatable characters, depiction of kin relationships and a storytelling style that has a tinge of rural North India.

Chandrakanta is an outstanding work of imagination – considering it was written over years back. But at the heart of it all, remains the singular fact that the author wrote a book not with englizh aim to teach, patronize, educate, moralize or ignite patriotic fervour in the people. Apr 14, Sais Shishir rated it really liked it. But was ended soon because the channel changed from Life Ok to Star Bharat.

Books by Devki Nandan Khatri.

It is more than a years old but it should be read more. Users can engliah, share, distribute and display contents for non-commercial, academic and personal use.


Not Enabled Word Wise: Unsourced material may be challenged and enflish. The astrologers would predict the name and physical attributes of this worthy future legatee. The loyalty of an ayyar to his or her throne is indestructible and an ayyar who changes sides is never considered worth his salt — though Pundit Jagannath is a notable exception to this rule.

Chandrakanta (Hindi)

Reading in regional language is quite an experience. The author hcandrakanta done excellent work by translating this tale into English. The Story slowly unfolds into Chandrakanta beig kidnapped and getting rescued by Chapla. Personally I am not very fond of romantic stories so I kept it aside for a long while.

चंद्रकांता (Chandrakanta #1) by Babu Devakinandan Khatri

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Avanindra Kumar rated it it was ok Jan 18, Refresh and try again. However, fate has other plans. She is widely regarded for her translations of the seventeenth century text, Ardhakathanak, the autobiography of poet and thinker Banarasidas, and of the acclaimed Hindi novel, Tyagpatra by Jainendra.