Taslima Nasrin, on account of her personal experience of childhood The female characters in Lajja: Kironmoyee, Maya, and Shammima. Lajja is a most popular (Famous) book of Taslima Nasrin. Just click & download. If you want to read online, please go to (✅Click For Read Online) button and. Lingering Shame. Taslima Nasrin wrote Lajja, previously translated as Shame, in , after four novels and several collections of poetry and.

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Jangan langsung menarik diri, karena Islam di buku ini memang sangat kejam. This is a One of the most serious reads I have read till date.

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Your heart goes out to him. Something, that many of us feel today when we come across such incidents. The violence around continues unabated We shall baptise at age of five – by feeding the kid half a glass of Jack Martin, it will still be better than all the funny things religious people keep doing to their children.

Pages full of dense texts and facts that you may never know if you have not read this one. Lajja describes the atrocities against Hindu minorities by Muslim fundamentalists and her main message in it is Let humanism be the other name of religion. And this is not the first time Sudhamoy is witnessing something like this.

The conventional perception of gender roles in a socio-cultural setup cast men as rational, strong, protective, and decisive beings thereby casting women as emotional irrationalweak, nurturing, and submissive Nayar Tanah dan harta di rampas dan perempuan-perempuannya di perkosa. Viewing woman as good or bad is another instance of patriarchal mindset.

Apakah para ulama negara itu lupa bahwa negeri ini berdiri di atas keberagaman? Frankly, I was bored stiff by this book. When you read it, Sudhamoy’s optimism about Bangladesh is infuriating.

After the demolition of Babri Masjid by Kar Sevaks, the ripples of communal riots can also be seen in Bangladesh. Users can use, share, distribute and display contents for non-commercial, academic and personal use. Masjid ini dihancurkan tahun yang menimbulkan kerusuhan tak hanya di India, tetapi juga di Bangladesh.


One of the most important feminist issues that has been dealt with in the novel is the treatment of women tadlima the hands of various patriarchal institutions like family, society and state, headed bby a patriarch who either looks down upon women or marginalizes them. Lajja is a response of Taslima Nasrin to anti-Hindu riots that erupted in parts of Bangladesh, soon after the demolition of Babri Masjid in India on 6 December The endless stating of facts as part of dialogues made the book hard hitting yes, but tiresome in some places.

Thus, the anti-fundamentalism stance of the novel also envelops anti-patriarchal resistance wherein gender identity is privileged over religion particularly when Nasrin delineates atrocities against women in the same way as religion Islam supersedes nationalism when it comes to the abuse of the religious minority Hindus. The Duttas – Sudhamoy, Kironmoyee, and their two children, Suranjan and Maya – have lived in Bangladesh all their lives.

Dengan kepongahan mereka menjadi hakim, mengadili keyakinan orang lain tak jarang dengan memakai cara-cara kekerasan.

Lajja: Shame | Taslima Nasrin | Book Review

It is a minor thing but it keeps occurring again and again. The book shows the terrifying plight of a Hindu family living in Bangladesh in the aftermath of the riots that break out to avenge the destruction of the mosque in India.

The book is set in ljja back-drop of riots that followed demolition of Babri Masjid.

As a reader you resign yourself to the thought that Suranjan is cut out to be a lame actor on this stage while Sudhamoy and his wife play their part taelima caring parents accepting their son’s shortcomings. Feb 21, Aishu Rehman rated it liked it. Sebenarnya bagi keluarga itu agama hindu taslmia sekedar formalitas saja identitas keluarga secara turun temurun karena dalam kesehariannya mereka lebih cenderung berpaham sekularis, humanissosialis dan nasionalis.

Lajja means shame, is a response to anti-Hindu riots which erupted in parts of Bangladesh, soon after the demolition of Babri Masjid in India on 6 December Despite being part of the country’s small Hindu community, that is terrorized at every opportunity by Bh fundamentalists, they refuse to leave their country, as most of their friends and lqjja have done.


To view it, click here. You feel the loss of a character that at first, seemed kinda extra, but leaves a heavy impact on your mind. Tale describes the tremor they have gone through during the communal riots, how their muslim well wishers dump them on their own, Maya taken away by a gang of few communists, she never returns back home.

That time it was sounding like a total fiction to me. In Bangladesh, only Islam is synonymous with humaneness as only Muslims are considered as human beings. Dan nurani kita terluka. Orang-orang Hindu di sana mengalami penyiksaan dari saudara sebangsa mereka yang talima.

Lajja is a narration in third person where the author alternates, for the larger part of the book, between the points of views of Sudhamoy and Suronjon. Retrieved from ” https: Tragedi yang dipicu dari pembakaran mesjid Babri di Ayodya pada 6 desember di India oleh umat hindu.

There are several other ways in which the Hindus are bt, and both were aware of them, but if you are emotionally invested in some belief you hold on to it against much contrary evidence. The book subtly indicates that communal feelings were on ttaslima rise, the Hindu minority of Bangladesh was not fairly treated, and secularism was under shadow.

It was two years then since the Babri Masjid had been demolished, but I hadn’t known of any connection between the demolition and the book. It is heart wrenching to say the least so read it only if you mentally prepared for it. Early in her literary career, she wrote mainly poetry, and published half a dozen collections of poetry between Taslima Nasrin Bengali: She often gives the death toll of riots in India.

Rumah ibadah hindu di bakar.

It’s sad that such a person have to live in exile. But actually it is a thinly disguised factual account of all the gruesome violence that took bh in Bangladesh: