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Stricture jurisprudence
JUDICIAL STRICTURES: Dr. Trilok Nath Arora; Universal Law Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd., C-FF-1 A, Ansal's Dilkush Industrial Estate, G. T. Karnal Road, Delhi-110033. Rs. 250. MODERATION IS a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess, said ... More
An all-time classic
THE GITANJALI OF RABINDRANATH TAGORE: Translated from Bengali by Joe Winter; Writers Workshop, 162/92, Lake Gardens, Calcutta-700045. Rs. 100. SOME OF the greatest English translations of classics prove that while translation is an ... More
Doctrines of Advaita
LIBERATION MANAGEMENT — Satasloki of Adi Sankara Bhagavadpada: Dr. R. Venkataraman; Pub. by S.K.M. Consultants, 8751, Sector C, Pocket 8, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070. Rs. 275. ADI SANKARA wrote commentaries on the three great ... More
Saga of a visionary
GARLAND AROUND MY NECK: Patwant Singh and Harinder Kaur Sekhon; UBS Publishers' Distributors Ltd., 5, Ansari Road, New Delhi-110002. Rs. 495. A PUNJABI, howsoever talented has to die before he or she can qualify for recognition by the ... More
Privatisation process
PRIVATISATION AND PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS: E. S. Savas; An Indo-American Co-operative Publishing reprint, Affiliated East-West Press Pvt. Ltd., 105, Nirmal Tower, 26, Barakamba Road, New Delhi-110001. Rs. 175. THE BOOK under review ... More
Studies in Indian logic
INDIAN LOGIC — A reader: Jonardon Ganeri — Editor; Curzon Press, Richmond, Surrey, Distributed by T.R. Publications Pvt. Ltd., PMG Complex, II Floor, 57, South Usman Road, T.Nagar, Chennai-600017. Rs. 550. LOGIC, AS the ... More
The 'song celestial'
The Bhagavad Gita — A Walk-through for Westerners: Dr. Jack Hawley; East-West Books (Madras) Pvt. Ltd., 511, Poonamalle High Road, Aminjikarai, Chennai-600029. Rs. 150. DATING BACK to 5000 years, the Gita, a message delivered by ... More
Language Books
Sri Lankan Tamil literature
EELATHU THAMIZHILAKIYA THADAM: Dr. Karthikesu Sivathamby; Moondravathu Manithan Publications, 37/14, Vauxhall Lane, Colombo-2, Sri Lanka. Rs. 210. MARABUVAZHI THIRANAIVUM EELATHU THAMIZH ILAKKIYAMUM: K. S. Sivakumaran; Meera Pathippagam, ... More
Social novel
NENJANGKALIN SANGAMAM — A novel: Fathimuthu Siddiq; Paamu Pathippagam, Plot No. 81, Jasmine, Happy Home Colony, Upparappalli (Near Rajendra Nagar), Hyderabad-500064. Rs. 110. THE NOVEL under review, with a rich, evocative title, ... More
Staying healthy in old age
VRIDDHAAPYADALLI AARGYA — Book of health in old age: Dr. E. V. Venkatarama Guptha; Published by the Administrative Officer, Kannada Book Authority, Pampa Mahakavi Road, Chamarajpet, Bangalore-560018. Rs. 30. THE GOVERNMENT of ... More
Hindi opera
RAAG-VIRAAG — A Hindi Opera: Balswaroop Rahi; Megha Books, X-11, Naveen Shahdara, Delhi-110032. Rs. 100. THIS IS a Hindi rendering of the novel "Chitralekha'' by Bhagavati-Charan Verma, into an opera form featuring the play of ... More

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