A story like this is not just to be read and put back in the closet, it is a prophecy to be heard before it is too late. Lajja [Taslima Nasrin, Anchita Ghatak (Tr.)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A savage indictment of religious extremism and man s. Learn more at Author Central · Lajja (Marathi). $ Kindle Edition. Shame: A Novel. $ Lajja. Sep 1, by Taslima Nasrin and Anchita Ghatak (Tr.).

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Another problem is that this incidences are being mentally listed by characters in their mind and orally recited to each-other, as if they have crammed all this information like news channels reporters do.

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If I stop my writing, women will lose conscience because the fundamentalists like to oppress women to show their power. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Ships from and sold by BestStore4Books. Local ingredients and sustainability are at the top of my list Instead of making New Year resolutions, dream The year of tinkering with genes The year the tigress died. In Lajja, she mainly focuses on laajja suffering of women.

Lajja: Shame by Taslima Nasrin

Taslima Naslrin sesungguhnya menghujat agama. Seperti sering kita saksikan, agama menjadi lem perekat yang kuat bagi para pemeluknya di mana-mana. Di Indonesia faktor agama terkadang juga dapat melibas rasa kemanusiaan seseorang. Kata “lajja” dalam bahasa Bengali berarti “malu”. Time and again he was haunted by the pain of losing his innocent sister, Maya. They were all about twenty-one years old.

Despite being part of the country’s small Hindu community, that is terrorized at every opportunity by Muslim fundamentalists, they refuse to leave their country, as most of their friends and relatives have done. Lajja dalam bahasa Bangladesh berarti malu ,novel fiksi yang bersumber dari fakta yang nyata tentang 13 hari kehidupan keluarga Sudhamoy di Bangladesh yang penuh teror dan ketakutan.

Lajja, depicts certain men ravishing young Hindu girls for their pleasure and vilifying concerned Hindu families. Please try again later. Hal-hal yang dianggap biasa selama ini,- contoh kecil adalah pelajaran agama di sekolah ‘negri’ cerita di sini hampir sama dengan pengalamanku duluu dimana anak yang beragama ‘lain’ boleh memilih diam di kelas atau ke luar tapi u mendapat ranking di kelas nilai ini ikut dihitung jadi merugikan anak tsb. The true shame is found in the fact that this vitally important topic is lost in the pedantic, repetitive recitation of the horrors inflicted upon the Hindu Bangladeshi by Muslims — pages and pages and pages of the stuff.


The Dutta family living in Bangladesh all their lives refused to live the country in spite of occasional terrorization by the Muslim fundamentalists.

Muslims of Bangladesh called for a ban on her novel. Feb 20, Amalie rated it really liked it Shelves: The world condemns the incident but its fallout is felt most acutely in Bangladesh, where Muslim mobs begin to seek out and attack the Hindus Her abductors threatened Premanand Seal and jasreen family but the police took no action when informed.

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There are countless examples – instead of questioning powerful business-people and politicians for not raising wages and jobs, people would rather blame minorities, immigrants and reservation quotas; instead of being angry at police for not providing protection, people will rather blame the women who got raped for being out in the middle of night etc.

Pada awal berdirinya, negara India itu meliputi juga Pakistan dan Banglades. Indeed, the wellspring of love for one’s motherland is deep and unremitting.

Mar 05, Deepa Ranganathan rated it it was ok. Something, that many of us feel today when we come across such incidents. Lajja meaning ‘shame’ is a novel set in Bangladesh and revolves around the life of a Hindu family, the Duttas. This is the book which made the taslimw a household name in India after she had to leave her country Bangladesh post this book started being talked about everywhere.

She would sleep fitfully and would wake up abruptly in the middle of the night. All materials lqjja on this site are copyrighted and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcast in any form for commercial purpose without our prior written permission.

I would rather make Alcohalism the sole religion for the whole world She deserves all accolades for a writing style that would move your soul. A devastating account of the demolition of Babri Masjid in India and its inhumane reverberations in the lives of millions of Hindus in Bangladesh. Tragedi yang dipicu dari pembakaran mesjid Babri di Ayodya pada 6 desember di India oleh umat hindu.


Pada tahunwilayah Pakistan Timur menuntut kemerdekaan dan negara sendiri, terpisah dari Pakistan yang Islam.

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I think she left an open question which kept me awake all night long. Maya was in my subconscious throughout while reading the book and taskima continues to be in my mind. Views Read Edit View history. Nasreen delves into the lives of each of Dutta’s and shows how much of trauma they undergo.

Hindu families in the area are now terrified of sending their daughters to school. Those who either want to achieve fame quickly and those who want to point atslima their nation that it has wronged a certain section of its society. Ia tak pernah jera dan terus nqsreen penolakannya terhadap fundamentalisme dan komunalisme dengan menulis.

Admit it, it is that one God that every religion worship – and being a deeply pious soul myself, it kills me to see how so many people miss the obvious truth.

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Kemerdekaan yang diraih bersama-sama, tanpa melihat perjuangan merebut kemerdekaan adalah untuk satu penganut agama saja. I finished the book in a day. Her second act of assertion manifests in her refusal to accept the financial help offered by her son after her husband has a paralytic attack, which apparently depicts her as a victim of patriarchy.

The theme of the novel is the evil side of communalism which unfortunately is still relevant in the sub-continent even after more than two decades since the book was published. English Choose a language nasresn shopping.

Sudhamoy, an atheist, believes with a naiv The Duttas – Sudhamoy, Kironmoyee, and their two children, Suranjan and Maya – have lived in Bangladesh all their lives. Sudhamoy believes that Bangladesh is his country, where he lived his whole life and will die also in it’s arm. Tidak heran bila Taslima Nasreen, si empunya karya ini mendapat kecaman yg sangat keras dari pemerintah Bangladesh taskima dianggap sbg pengkhianat bangsa sehingga dia harus meminta suaka dari negara lain.