A Song of Light: A Modern Yarn about the Festival of Diwali Subash Kundanmal

ISBN: 9781492173946

Published: February 7th 2014

Paperback

88 pages


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A Song of Light: A Modern Yarn about the Festival of Diwali  by  Subash Kundanmal

A Song of Light: A Modern Yarn about the Festival of Diwali by Subash Kundanmal
February 7th 2014 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 88 pages | ISBN: 9781492173946 | 10.21 Mb

A Song of Light is a novella inspired by Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. It is a modern yarn about the festival of Diwali, also known as the festival of lights, celebrated annually in South Asia and little Indias overseas. On the eve of aMoreA Song of Light is a novella inspired by Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. It is a modern yarn about the festival of Diwali, also known as the festival of lights, celebrated annually in South Asia and little Indias overseas. On the eve of a recent Diwali, (that glorious festival of Lights), the cantankerous and vainglorious moneylender, Salaram Baiman, comes face to face with a Shakespearean truth, to wit: There is a divinity that shapes our ends...

. The fantastical events he experiences transforms his view of the world and of himself. That Diwali his feet are set upon a path that liberates him from his venial bondage to avarice and self-absorption. The Goddess Laxmi, the patron saint of Diwali along with her helpmates, illuminates his undestanding of the true significance of Diwali and the moral imperative of benevolence in a world that is disproportionately poor and disenfranchised.



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