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Vikram Seth
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A Child's View of the World - poems by Arunima Sivanand
A Partial Women - offers a chapter from the novel
Aahat - Hindi poetry, thoughts on friend, love, life etc.
Aahat - ghazals & poems in Urdu translated in English by Raj

Bengali Literature - about Bengali poetry, prose, literature, history etc.
Bengali Literature - great personalities in the history of Bengali literature

Biographies of Great Indians - freedom fighters, kings, gods/godddesses, saints, poet, scientists, leaders
Chandra's Bookpage - reviews and summaries of classical and modern literature.
Dr. Divakar Prasad Vidyarthy - about his literary works
Gadima - literature of Gadima, Marathi songs and Geet-Ramayan.
God of Small Things - about Arundhati Roy & her award winning novel
Hindi - The Language of Songs - site offers information on Hindi language and literature.
Indian Short Stories - extracts from short stories by Anil Chandra
Kerala Visheshangal - literary articles in Malayalam & their translation in English
Kumaranasan - poet in Indian languages and Indian literature.
Narmad - Gujrati Writer - life and writing of famous Gujrati writer
Tamil Literature Forum - discussion pages on Tamil literature
The Mahabharata - a synopsis of the great Indian epic
The Story of My Experiments with Truth - an autobiography by Mahatma Gandhi.
The Saffron Swastika ­The Notion of Hindu "Fascism" by Koenraad Elst

Lo sguardo dell'altro: Le letterature postcoloniali "The Gaze of the Other: Postcolonial Literature" by Silvia Albertazzi
The Deciphered Indus Script by Natwar Jha and Navaratna Rajaram
Between Father and Son: Family Letters by V. S. Naipaul
Awaken Bharata: A Call for India's Rebirth by David Frawley
Eminent Historians: Their Technology, Their Line, Their Fraud by Arun Shourie
Raj --The Making and Unmaking of British India by Lawrence James
Dancing in Cambodia, At Large in Burma by Amitav Ghosh
Missionaries in India by Arun Shourie
India Unveiled by Robert Arnett
Beyond Belief by V.S. Naipaul
Where Every Breath is a Prayer by Jon Ortner
Literary Theory and the Claims of History by Satya P. Mohanty
Between the Lines: South Asians and Postcoloniality edited by Deepika Bahri & Mary Vasudeva
The Colors of Violence: Cultural Identities, Religion, and Conflict by Sudhir Kakar
In Light of India by Octavio Paz
India: From Midnight to the Millennium by Shashi Tharoor
Vedic Physics by Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Eternity by Anwar Shaikh
Voice of India publications by Ram Swarup and Sita Ram Goel
The Idea of India by Sunil Khilnani
Empire of the Soul: Some Journeys in India by Paul William Roberts
Rewriting Indian History by Francois Gautier
Ayodhya and After: Issues Before Hindu Society by Koenraad Elst
The Aryans: Ancient India in a New Light Four books by David Frawley, Georg Feuerstein, Subhash Kak, Navaratna Rajaram, and Bhagwan Gidwani
Bury Me Standing: The Gypsies and Their Journey by Isabel Fonseca
Snakes and Ladders: Glimpses of Modern India by Gita Mehta
Nehru: A Tryst with Destiny by Stanley Wolpert
Kashmir in the Crossfire by Victoria Schofield
Vedic Harappans by Bhagwan Singh
Tipu Sultan: Villain or Hero? edited by Sita Ram Goel
Satyajit Ray: Beyond the Frame by Surabhi Banerjee
Fanon for Beginners by Deborah Wyrick
The Fact of Blackness: Frantz Fanon and Visual Representation


Rig Veda Samhita

Rushdie, Salman
Anita Desai
Bengali Language and Literature

Amir Khusro - 13th century sufi poet from Delhi.
Bengali Literature
- Contains information on many of the great personalities in the history of the Bengali literature. Also Bengali poems and their English translations.
Books for Indians and by Indians - Various titles by Indian authors for sale.
Canadian Tamil Literature - Presents translations of Tamil literature.
Chaarana - Site devoted to Kannada literature, with short stories in English translation.
Chaitime Literature - A website where you can join a bookclub, chat on Indian literature and get information on Indian writers.
Chandra's Bookpage - Reviews and summaries - in English and often in German - of books, both classical and modern (under the subsections: Kannada literature and Indian fiction in English), from the Indian subcontinent.
Dalit Literature and Criticism - Bibliography.
Forum Hub - Discussion pages on Tamil literature.
Gitanjali - Complete text in English of Rabindranath Tagore's Gitanjali.
G.N. Reddy's Home Page - Translations of Gitanjali, Bhagavadgeeta, Kamasutra, Shakuntala and Meghadutam.
A History of Dalit Literature - Article by Gail Omvedt.
Indian Literature in English - Introduction and brief biographies of Indian writers in English.
Indian Poetry Club - Discussion at Yahoo.
Kaavyaalaya: The House of Hindi Poetry - Fonts must be downloaded to view the poems.
Kannada Saahitya PuTa - Extensive resource of literature in Kannada.
Kannadasaahithya.com - Discussion of Kannada literature. Kannada and English sections.
Kashmiri Writers, Scholars and Poets - A selection of writings from ancient and contemporary Kashmiri writers.
Kerala Journal - Literature from Kerala, including information on Malayalam books and authors.
Kovilan - Some of the works of Kovilan (Kandanisseri Vattomparambil Velappan Ayyappan), written in Malayalam are available here in translation.
Marathi Kavita : Index Page - A selection of Marathi poems in the original.
Monsoon Magazine - Monsoon Magazine is an on-line journal of South Asian literature and culture.
Narmad - Information on a one-man show about the Gujarati writer.
Pandita Kotha Satyanarayana Chowdary - 20th century Telugu writer from Andhra Pradesh.
Parabaas - Website for Bengali literature. Books in Bengali can be ordered here.
Raju Mukhavura - A pilgrim - A collage of modern Malayalam literature - a novel, poems and stories.
The Reviewer - An ezine for Indian literature, deliverable by email.
Riffat Murtaza - The author's own short stories in Urdu and English, with texts and links to other works in Urdu and other languages.
Sanskrit literature - Indian literature, Sanskrit literature, classics, authors, titles and etexts.
Sasialit: Literature Of South Asia And The Indian Diaspora - Discussions of contemporary literature of south Asia, including works by authors of south Asian origin throughout the world.
SAWNET: Books by and about South Asian Women - Information about women writers and reviews of their books.
Seshendra: Visionary Poet of the Millennium - Seshendra is a trendsetter both in poetry and criticism, occupies a place of crucial importance in the development and evolution of Modern Indian literature. His books have been translated into English/Hindi/Urdu/Bengali/kannada and Greek
Sonar Tari - The Boat of Gold - A compilation of Bengali poetry, with translations and transliterations. Aims to develop a better understanding and appreciation of Bengali poetry through translations. Transliterations are also provided.
Sulekha - Another web magazine for the Indian subcontinent. Reviews of Indian books is one of the features.
Telugu Kavulu - List of famous Telugu people, writers, poets and freedom fighters.
Valmiki Ramayanam - Translation in English of valmiki's Ramayana. Bala kanda and Ayodhya kanda are available so far. Also has a section of Indology with summaries of Isa nd Kena Upanishads, and description of the symbolism associated with Nataraja.
Webring for Indian Literature - Home of websites related to Indian fiction, poetry and drama.
Upamanyu Chatterjee An officer in the Indian Administrative Service, now in Bombay, Upamanyu Chatterjee admits to drawing upon his own experiences for his first book, English August.
Anita Desai Anita Desai has been shortlisted for the Booker prize twice; first for the book Clear Light of Day in 1980 and again in 1984 for In Custody.

Salman Rushdie Although Salman Rushdie lives in an unknown location in England, he is the primary chronicler of Bombay in the English language. controversial book The Satanic Verses. His most recent work The Moor's Last Sigh was informally banned in Bombay.
Arundhati Roy The publishing sensation of 1997, Roy's first book The God of Small Things was an instant bestseller and got the Booker Prize. A Syrian Christian from Kerala, Roy has a degree in architecture.

Devî-stotra (Kulacűdamani Tantra. VII.22-35)
Nărăyani Stuti (Devîmăhătmya. XI. 3-35)

Itihăsas (Epics)

Devî-Stotra (Devî-Bhăgavata Purăna. IV. 15, 11-19)

"'This Place, This Day' and other poems" by Antonio Gomes
Poetry Society of India, 1998 prize-winning poemsby K. Sri Lata; Supantha Bhattacharya; Falguni Dutta; Ravathy Gopal; Gopi Krishnan Kottoor; Acushla R. Narayanan.
Calcutta Flowers by Philip

Tandava, 07:32 by Ajay M. Narayanan
The Funeral by Roopa Belur
El Alamein by Maximillian Singh Gill
Rabindranath Tagore
Vijay Seshadri
The Love Teachings of Kama Sutra (Translated by Indra Sinha, text at wiretap)

Haiku by Inder Bhasin
Shortchanged Lives by G.S. Sharat Chandra
Siesta by Shampa Sinha
Load Shedding by Lakshmi Gopinathan Nair
Nataraja by Priya Kandaswamy
The Secrets of Ishbar by Subhash Kak
Prakriti by Gayatri Rajan

Ghosh, Amitav
Narayan, R. K.
Roy, Arundhati

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
Aparajito by B. Bandopadhyay, translated by Gopu Mazumdar
Freedom Song by Amit Chaudhuri
Listening Now by Anjana Appachana
The Ground Beneath Her Feet by Salman Rushdie
Ka--Stories of the Mind and Gods of India. by Roberto Calasso
The Snake Charmer by Sanjay Nigam
The Inscrutable Americans by Anurag Mathur
The New Yorker special fiction issue (India focus) edited by Bill Buford
Inheritance by Indira Ganesan
Love in a Blue Time by Hanif Kureishi
The Vintage Book of Indian Writing, 1947-1997 edited by Rushdie and West
Love and Longing in Bombay by Vikram Chandra
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The Non-Resident Indian and Other Stories by Sanjay Nigam
No More Watno Dur by Sadhu Binning
New Punjabi Literature in English Translation edited by Irfan Malik
Are You Experienced? by William Sutcliffe
Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard by Kiran Desai
Yamini by Chudamani Rhagavan
English Lessons and Other Stories by Shauna Singh Baldwin
Tamarind Mem by Anita Rau Badami
The Bride Wore Red by Robbie Clipper Sethi
An American Brat by Bapsi Sidhwa
The Moor's Last Sigh
by Salman Rushdie
The Mistress of Spices by Chitra Divakaruni
"In Defense of India's Ancient Culture" by Patrizia Norelli-Bachelet
"What Is Ethnic?" by Bharat Gupt
"Gurpur M. Prabhu's 'Anita's Legacy: An Enquiry into First Cause'" by Ramesh N. Rao
"Is God a Woman?" by Jadunath Trivedi
"A Stable Government for India" by R. Venkataraman, former President of India
"The Civil Service in Transition" by B.K. Nehru, former Indian ambassador to the U.S.
"Satyajit Ray's Charulata and Tagore's Nashtanir" by Kaustuv Sen
"On the Denial of Indian History" by S. Ramakrishnan
"Indian and Pakistani Nuclear Programs" by Ramesh N. Rao
"Is the Aryan/Dravidian Binary Valid?" by Subhash Kak
"India Abroad's Brood of Opinion Writers--Analysts or Ideologues?" by Ramesh N. Rao
"Indic Ideas in the Graeco-Roman World" by Subhash Kak
"Chandigarh Art Installations" by Balvinder Singh
"Mother Teresa's Hidden Mission in India: Conversion to Christianity" by Dhiru Shah
"Why MTV Digs India?" by Vamsee Krishna Juluri
"Vikram Chandra's Red Earth and Pouring Rain: Entwining Narratives and Intertextualities" by Christopher Rollason
"A Basic Bibliography on Postcolonial Theory" by Amardeep Singh
"Light or Coincidence" by Subhash Kak
"Varis Shah's Hir-Ranjha" by Suzanne McMahon
"The Great Bharata War in Recent Film and Fiction" by Robert P. Goldman
"Othering the Other: Ginu Kamani's Junglee Girl" by Kavita Sharma
"Kali for Women: Feminist Publishing in India" by Ray Deonandan
"A Thousand Cows Standing the One Above the Other" by Subhash Kak
"A Manifesto of an Indo-American Youth" with a commentary by Sunil Khushalani
"An Indo-American Odyssey"
by K.S. Venkataraman
"The Aryans and Ancient Indian History " by Subhash Kak
"Barbara Crossette Dumps on India"by Aa Sagokia
"Rushdie's Satanic Verses" by Julian Samuel
"On the Road in India" by Acharya Palaniswami
"Indus Valley Seals Deciphered!"
"The Rushdie Phenomenon: A Second Look"

King Ashoka
Pali Canon

"East Is East" starring Om Puri scripted by Ayub Khan-Din
directed by Damien O'Donnell

"Devotional Viewing: a poem" by Ajay Gehlawat
Holy Smoke
Directed by Jane Campion
Earth Directed by Deepa Mehta
"Playback as Mass Fantasy: The Hindi Film Experience" film article by Ajay Gehlawat
Fire Directed by Deepa Mehta

Gadjo Dilo Directed by Tony Gatlif
Kama Sutra Directed by Mira Nair
Reviewed by Srini Narayanan
Kama Sutra Directed by Mira Nair
Reviewed by Sunil P. Sreedharan

Khamoshi--the Musical Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Bhaji on the Beach Directed by Gurinder Chadha

Six poems by Lalita Pandit
Poetry Society of India, 1997 prize-winning poems by Ranjit Hoskote; Gopi Krishnan Kottoor; Smiti Agarwal;
Anish Vohra; Vivek Naraynan; Vijay Nambisan; Sudeep Sen; Tara Sahgal; Raghav G Nair Kottoor.

Calcutta by Chetan Roy
Fairy Tales
Jhumpa Lahiri
Vikram Seth
Hindi: The languages of songs
Sanskrit Language Documents List