A book titled ‘Mirrors of my soul’, the English translation of the poems of Maryam Gazala, was released here .
Former Police Commissioner M.V. Krishna Rao, who released the book, said translation of literature had become imperative in this multilingual age. He complimented the translator, Elizabeth Kurian Mona, a poetess herself, for reflecting the quality of the original Hindi /Urdu poems of Maryam Gazala in her translation.
Other speakers such as Dr . Suniti Satwalekar , Dr . Khalid Quadri , Mumtaz Fatima said Maryam Gazala had progressive ideas and she had done justice to the suppressed woman in her poems. They complimented Ms. Mona for reaching the soul of the original poet in her translations.