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Lajja is the story of the Dutta family; Suranjan Dutta, a Bengali Hindu, lives in Dhaka with his father Sudhamoy, mother Kironmoyee, and sister. Lajja (Shame) is the live depiction of the ethnic cleansing in Bangladesh. The Dutta family living in Bangladesh all their lives refused to live the country in spite of. Directed by Dayal Acharya. With Haradhan Bannerjee, Raja Chatterjee, Dipankar Dey, Rajatabha Dutta.

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Lajja: Shame | Taslima Nasrin | Book Review | Drama |

After a while, the brain glazes over and refuses to absorb any more. Despite all this, the blind love for the country shown by Sudhamoy and Suranjan drives me crazy. Paham sekularis, nasionalis, sosialis dan anti komunal yg diyakininya akhirnya harus bertekuk lutut pada kaum fundamentalis terlebih lagi setelah ia kehilangan puteri semata wayangnya yg di culik oleh pemuda2 islam.

View all 3 comments. Irrespective of how he might feel about his country, his motherland, his fellow countrymen and his service to both, nothing around him agrees with him anymore. Punya hak-kah orang lain untuk mendakwa saya masuk golongan tertentu? I feel we should call it a more documented report rather than a novel. Barangkali, Taslima Nasrin hendak menyampaikan betapa malunya ia sebagai seorang muslim menyaksikan pembantaian kemanusiaan yang dilakukan kelompok mayoritas Islam terhadap minoritas Hindu di negaranya.

Dan terjadilah migrasi besar-besaran umat Novel ini lebih tepat adalah kumpulan berita yang di ceritakan oleh tokoh ceritanya. Why they feel shame to calling it terrorism preaches by religion. Let the edifices of religions crumble, let a blind fire consume all the bricks in temples, mosques gurdwaras and churches, and on those ruins let us grow enchanting Gardens of sweet-smelling flowers and build schools and libraries.

Being a Hindu family in a country that is terrorized by Muslim fundamentalists as often as possible, the book talks about their struggle in Bangladesh and their refusal to relocate even when their very lives are at stake. May 21, Book’d rated it liked it.

Kedamaian itu hanya berlangsung 7 tahun saja. Each character is so clearly portrayed. In truth, Dutta family represents the whole of the community. Even after what happened to him, he continues to love Taslima Nasrin, narrates a agonizing description of a country immersed in religious and political conflict.

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Anyway writer won her aim same draw a picture of riotous Bangladesh. 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.

The ruthlessness, uglyness and the scale of it. Novel ini lebih tepat adalah kumpulan berita yang di ceritakan oleh tokoh ceritanya.

Poorly executed, detrimental to the cause even though the cause is valid. New product price is lower than exchange product laja. This book has a zhame of woman on both sides which sometimes misguides that this book is about the women in Bangladesh, but its not. Belonging to a minority community Hinduthe Dutta family faces multitude of problems solely for the reason of being a Hindu. Bagi umat yang mengaku diri mereka Muslim yang dengan niatan balas dendam atas hancurnya sebuah masjid di negara lain, menghancurkan kuil-kuil hindu, menjarah toko-toko milik orang Hindu, menjarah rumah, menculik gadis-gadis, dan memerkosanya.

Kiranmayee as a faithful wife stands by her husband’s views.

Lajja: Shame

And that goes for Bangladeshi spades too – again questioning the communal party who was causing riots and secular ruling party which had maintained silence. This is a story of a Bengali family living in Bangladesh during the Babri Masjid demolition and consecutive riots. Seperti sering kita saksikan, agama menjadi lem perekat yang kuat bagi para pemeluknya di mana-mana. Masjid Babri di Ayodhya, India.

An independence that was earned at the cost of lajia million Bengali lives, proved that religion could not be the basis of a national identity.

Holy Grail wouldn’t have been half as interesting if Jesus had drunk water from it – and what kind of rest you think God was having on seventh day? Author claims to have written this novel over a week of religious unrest, which escalated into demolition of century old temples and violence against minority Hindus, in retaliation to what happenings in India. Atau juga perburuan para anggota Ahmadiyah oleh kelompok yang sama. May 25, Deric rated it liked it.

After this Surjon chose to visit city of Dhaka for a review of situation syame he feel that even after showing superficial sympathy, the whole nation blames Hindus of Bangladesh for demolishing Babari.


Lajja: Shame | Taslima Nasrin | Book Review

Survival of the fittest – not the noblest. And decided, it’s time to revisit this controversial text that shows how one event across the border can affect many. The above lines are from Sudhamoy’s soul, an affluent and respectable physician, who is now lying in bed, thinking that what changed his homeland? Jun 10, Meenakshi rated it liked it.

Two of them wore caps, pajamas and Kurtas. To know the atrocities committed by one human being on the other, in the name of religion, is shaking. Overall a informative and painful read. By and large, it is at the cost of the family that a woman is conditioned to subdue her desires and fit into the socio-cultural framework.

By the way of story, Taslima Nasrin puts up an ideological debate about how secularism is an essential tenet of democracy and how a minor As a story per se, it is about the riots that happen in Bangladesh as an aftermath of the Babri Masjid demolition and how a Hindu family pays a heavy price because its men happen to be too idealistic. Recommended if you can read in the right context. The story is 5 stars, translated writing 3. Want to Read saving….

What I’d like to talk about is the characters. You can select only upto 4 items to compare. The mindset of Muslim predators is explained in the story line. Pada tanggal 6 Desember terjadi pembakaran mesjid Babri ini oleh umat Hindu. Tempat ini sendiri dianggap sebagai tempat lahirnya Rama bagi umat Hindu. Good Thing This book is provide you a deep and detailed data how Bangladesh turned from liberal state to extremist state and how Hindus of Bangladesh been tortured, looted, eradicate slowly from state that.

Our new places of worship should be academies of art and culture, centers of creativity and Institutes of scientific research.