Ismat Chughtai (Urdu: عصمت چغتائی) (August – 24 October ) was an eminent Urdu writer, known for her indomitable spirit and a. URDU ADAB: Lihaf; a Famous Urdu Short Story by Ismat Chughtai. a famous and immensely popular literary heroine very early on in life. —Editor. Lihaaf [The Quilt]. Ismat Chughtai. Translated from Urdu by M. Asaduddin.

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Ismat chughtai’s lihaaf

I have never found such kind of information any other site. Unknown October 11, at 1: Mohsin Maghiana 1 Cuughtai. Ahmad Safi 3 Dr. Qasim Jalal 2 Dr.

Her husband, the Nawab, was much older than her and was thought to be extremely respectable for never having had any encounters with prostitutes. Muhammad Muzammil June 25, at Gender, Nation and the Transition to Independence. Isar Ahmad Safi 1 Dr.

At night, the great shadows formed yrdu the quilt of Begum Jan and her odd behavior in the absence of Rabbo bring to light their hidden relationship, traumatising the narrator.

Shahid Khan February 18, at 3: The lonely Begum starts to wither but is saved by Rabbo, her masseuse.

Literary Radicalism in India: Begum Jan has had a very depressing life after marriage. Zakia Ashraf November 20, at Anonymous May 5, at Newer Post Older Post Home. But it is soon revealed that it is because his interests lie in the other gender. Yes you are right in this post what you want to describe i got it.


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In the coming decades it was widely anthologised, and became one of her most known works, besides Angarey which remained banned for several decades. Anwar Zahidi 1 Dr. Zara December 20, at Unknown July 10, at Pak Jazba July 13, at 9: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Qaisar November 16, at 9: Rifakath ali March 2, at Rabbo is a servant girl who is not so pretty but very deft with her hands. Anonymous January 5, at Rizwan Jawaid January 1, at 8: Is it possible for someone to post an English transliteration of this novel?

This page was last edited on 3 Octoberat The story is told from the point of view of a small girl who is the niece of the protagonist, Begum Jan.

Unknown October 20, at 4: Israr Ahmad 1 Dr. Published in the Urdu literary journal Adab-i-Latiflhiaf led to much controversy, uproar and an obscenity trial, where Ismat had to defend herself in the Lahore Court as well for this work. History of Indian Literature: Urdu Diary Club August 23, at Safdar Mahmood 1 Dr. Another site like this i found for biggest urdu adab website.


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When the narrator is left at Begum Jan’s place by her mother, she realises that despite her past admiration of love for Begum Jan, there lie many secrets with her. Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Natasha Nazeer October 15, at Jacquelyn August 15, at 1: Mohammad Habib Sadiq July 24, at 1: Book reading is very good hobby,if you read the right book at right time. Aslam Farrukhi 1 Dr. Alisha Hemangi November lhaf, at 9: Moinuddin Aqeel 1 Dr. The Isjat of India.

Posted by Israr Ahmad at 1: It became a landmark for its early depiction of sex, still a taboo in modern Indian literaturelet alone Urdu literature. Haroon November 16, at 7: Moazzam December 20, at 6: