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Library to commemorate Kamala Das in Pune

Miles away from her native state Kerala, noted writer Kamala Das Surayya who spent her last days in Pune, will have a memorial in the form of a library named after her in the city. The library,......

Kamala Das: Celebrating the faithless

I first met Kamala Das in Bank House on Backbay Reclamation. The flat was quite close to what is today my office in Nariman Point (in Mumbai). I had come from Kolkata, where I lived in those days,......

The Muse, stilled forever

Rajaneesh Vilakudy salutes a great poet's memory At least in Death, Kerala bid Madhavikutty aka Kamala Das aka Kamala Surayya a befitting farewell. Eulogies poured in, fellow-writers paid glowing......

Malayalam writer Kamala Das passes away

A writer who shocked the custodians of conventional values, Kamala Surayya Das has been a dissenting but poignant voice of wounded womanhood against the value systems of a male-dominated society.......

Names of 5 new governors finalised, BJP veteran Ram Naik to get UP

Names of five senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders, including former petroleum minister Ram Naik, have been firmed up by the government for appointment as governors in states including Uttar......

Indian women defend SAFF title in style

Defending champions India fought back from a goal down to defeat Nepal 3-1 and retain the Women's SAFF Football Championship in Colombo on Sunday. Down by a third-minute goal scored by Nepal's Dipa......
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Q. Widow Kamala Das, a famous poet embraced Islam at the age of sixty-five after a young man of 38 yrs named Sadiq Ali wooed her reciting Urdu couplets. Later, she felt it was not worth it to change one's religion and said I fell in love with a Muslim after my husband's death. He was kind and generous in the beginning. But I now feel one shouldn't change one's religion. It is not worth it. Her desire to revert to Hinduism was discouraged by her eldest son, who feared that Muslim radicals would murder her and the entire family
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Q. who was Kamala Das ?
Ignoreme:  A. Ask her not to worry. Muslims will never do that. Why was she so confused to change n revert back more

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Q. identify this person : was an Indian writer - iconoclast of sorts - this person n the person's mother were renowned in poetry n fictional writing - had royal ancestry - this person embraced islam in 1999 - son is married to the princess of travancore royal family hint : if you are in kerala do not miss "neypayasam "..
Ignoreme:  A. Kamala Das more

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Q. Whose autobiography is `My Story\'?
Maya:  A. Kamala Das (Surraiya) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whose-autobiography-is-my-story/18250334/answers/17193101

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Poems of Kamala Das now in a collection

New Delhi, Dec 19 (PTI) An authoritative selection of poems, some of them previously unpublished, from the oeuvre of late Kamala Das offers a... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/5482056_Poems-of-Kamala-Das-now-in-a-collection.html
On an Ayurvedic trail through Kerala

Author :Nandini Mehta The Manas or the mansions of renowned Ayurvedic practitioners of Kerala have been renovated and converted into Ayurvedic... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/On-an-Ayurvedic-trail-through-Kerala-1006744
Let higher edu aim at lifting underprivileged

Institute of Public Policy Studies and Research (IPPSR) in collaboration with Department of Political Science and Department of Public... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/bhubaneswar/let-higher-edu-aim-at-lifting-underprivileged.html
Dhanshika on the attack

84 kids among 104 killed in Pakistan school attack (Third Lead) | Sensex ends 538 points down; Bank stocks crash (Second Lead) | Sensex plunges 400... ...

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When artists turn to poets for inspiration

One of Bangalore's most prestigious art galleries, Galerie DeArts, is celebrating its 5th anniversary with an exhibition titled Poetry in Colours... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/when-artists-turn-poets-inspiration-912

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