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Aavarana

The Veil
Narrated by: Deepti Gupta
Length: 14 hrs and 20 mins
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Aavarana: The Veil by S. L. Bhyrappa is a story of a free-spirited and rebellious young woman, Lakshmi, who marries the man she is deeply in love with. Amir, her husband, requests she convert to Islam, and she reluctantly agrees. Despite her father being completely against the marriage, she breaks ties with him and changes her name to Razia. However, things change for the worse, and she discovers a different side to Amir. He is not the progressive and liberal person she thought he was. He, along with his family, forces her into practicing Islam. This sets Lakshmi on a journey to uncover India's history of religion, caste, and creed. And she finds out that although Indian society has come a long way over the centuries, it still remains as rigid as before.

©2014 S. L. Bhyrappa, Translation Copyright Sandeep Balakrishna (P)2016 Audible, Inc.

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A must read book for a secular & a liberal

I found my answer for my long lasting question of how to coup up the anger, sorrow over the Islamic invasion and the destruction followed that after in that period in Bharat.

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A must read

Really a great book and nice articulation . Every Indian should read or hear this book.