MAITREYI-DEVI-Dragostea-Nu-Moare. “Dragostea nu moare”-Maitreyi Devi. Date: July 31, Author: Victoria 0 Comments. 16 Iun Translation of ‘DRAGOSTEA NU MOARE’ by MAITREYI DEVI from Romanian to English. Precocious, a poet, a philosopher’s daughter, Maitreyi Devi was. Precocious, a poet, a philosopher’s daughter, Maitreyi Devi was sixteen .. Astfel am aflat pentru prima dată de romanul Dragostea nu moare de Maitreyi Devi.
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The ending was weird. These two books should be read one after the other.
Jul 27, John rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Retrieved 6 April The University of Chicago. Nov 29, Julien M. Feb 12, Anca rated it liked it Recommends it for: She decides to tell her own story.
The film was a huge hit because of its melodramatic picturization. Refresh and try again. Actually, it’s funny that right after she naitreyi that she won’t say that much abou It took me a while to read this and now I don’t remember much, so I don’t know what to say An impassioned plea for truth. Thus it qualifies for a genuine, poignant romance that incurs true passion.
Varianta a lui Eliade este O data cu varianta sa de poveste de dragoste, aflam si detalii impresionante despre India anilor From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I still don’t think very highly of him, though.
Actually, it’s funny that right after she says that she won’t say that much about her life, as ‘Euclid’ is the hero here, there is about half a book about her and his name is not even mentioned.
Retrieved 15 March And as the title suggests, true love never dies. She went to Mircea Eliade’s, who was a professor in the same university, office unannounced.
Read together with Eliade’s Bengal NightsDevi’s “romance” is a powerful study of what happens when the oppositions between innocence and experience, enchantment and disillusion, and cultural difference and colonial arrogance collide. Maitreyi finds out about the book and her alleged relationship with the Romanian student after many years, when she is a grown, educated woman.
Overall by itself the book is probably nice, but as a response to Mircea Eilade’s “Bengal Nights” it is irresistible: If you want to read this as an insight into Indian culture it’s really interesting and thought-provoking.
They were also, as it turned out, deeply taken with each other. Well, at least mmoare reading this book I don’t blame ‘Allan’ from ‘Maitreyi’ so much Against a rich backdrop of life in an upper-caste Hindu household, Devi powerfully recreates the confusion of an over-educated child simultaneously confronting sex and the differences, not only between European and Indian cultures, but also between her maiyreyi and father’s view of what was right.
More than forty years passed before Devi read Bengal Nights jaitreyi, the novel Eliade had fashioned out of their encounter, only to find small details and phrases, even her given name, bringing back episodes and feelings she had spent decades trying to forget.
Inwhen Dragostra al-Georghe, a close friend of Mircea, who came to Kolkata told Maitreyi about the details of the book, maitreyl came to know the book described a sexual relationship between them.
In short, this is a book written by someone with much more emotional maturity, much more craft, and much more empathy. I got thoroughly into this one too, I had my favourite character [her mom: I assume it was imaginary because the lines didn’t fit the characters in my opinion. Also, you can’t tell that she’s in love until she says she is, and it’s totally surprising because there is no sign of such a thing.
Lists with This Book. May 16, Sabita rated it really liked it. Apr 22, Andreea Tanase rated it it was amazing.
The book is written as a response to Mircea Eliade’s ‘Maitreyi’ novel, which is douchey to say the least.