Communal elements in late nineteenth century Hindi literature

  • 30 Pages
  • 4.20 MB
  • English
Nehru Memorial Museum and Library , New Delhi
Statementby Sudhir Chandra.
SeriesOccasional papers on history and society ;, no. 15
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 86/60138 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2362532M
LC Control Number86907685

Has been criticized by Hindi critics like Manager Pandey who emphasizes the need to see Hindi 6 For more on this, see Sudhir Chandnl, 'Communal Consciousness in Late 19th-Centwy Hindi Literature,' Mushirul Hasan (ed), Communal and Pan-Islamic Trends in Coloma/ India, (New Delhi: Manohar, ).

Communal Elements in Late Nineteenth Century Hindi Literature, SUDHIR CIJANDRA; The Trauma of Independence: Some Aspects of Progressive Hindi Literature,ALOK RAI; Reflections of a Writer, BHISHAM SAHNI; Aesthetics: Some Important Problems, R.B. PA TAN.

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Hinduism - Hinduism - Vernacular literatures: Most of the texts cited in this survey are Sanskrit texts, which constitute the oldest layer of extant Hindu literature. But the sacred literature of India is not as monolithic as these texts might suggest. Several other essential elements exist: independent sacred literatures in languages other than Sanskrit and material in other languages related.

This book, the first major reassessment of literary history in nineteenth-century India for a generation, opens up this emerging field of literary history of nineteenth-century India. Its essays emphasize the making of literary history, the process of canonization, the reinvention of literary tradition, and the writing of literary history itself.

About the Book This book studies how a dominant strand of Hinduism in North India-the tradition which uses and misuses the slogan "Hindi-Hindu-Hindustan"-came into being in the late nineteenth century. It uses the life and writings of Bharatendu Harischandra (often called the Father of Modern Hindi) as its focal point for an analysis of some of the vital cultural processes through which modern.

Adi Kal or Vir-Gatha kal (c. to ) Literature of Adi kal (c. before the 15th century CE) was developed in the regions of Communal elements in late nineteenth century Hindi literature book, Delhi, Ajmer stretching up to central India. Prithviraj Raso, an epic poem written by Chand Bardai ( – c. ), is considered as one of the first works in the history of Hindi literature.

Chand Bardai was a court poet of Prithviraj Chauhan, the famous. Sudhir Chandra, ‘Communal Consciousness in Late 19th Century Hindi Literature’, in Mushirul Hasan (ed.), Communal and Pan-Islamic Trends in Colonial India (Delhi, ), and for the Urdu-Hindi controversy, Robinson, Separatism, Ch.

I–IV Google Scholar. A History of Hindi literature, by K. Jindal. Published by Kitab Mahal, Hindi Literature from Its Beginnings to the Nineteenth Century, by Ronald Stuart McGregor. Published by Harrassowitz, ISBN Hindi Literature of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries, by Ronald Stuart McGregor.

Published by Harrassowitz, Although Modern Hindi is, a recent growth, for its beginnings do not go beyond the 19th century and its real development has taken place within the last sixty years, it has made rapid strides; and today the situation is that a large number of people read and write it, and numerous books and journals are published in it, so that its popularity.

Bharatendu Harishcandra (); the greatest writer of nineteenth century Hindi literature who acquired iconic status as a renaissance man and ‘father of modern Hindi’ among Hindi writers from Rajasthan to Calcutta; by lineage linked with great trading family of Jagat Seth who spent all his financial and intellectual resources for the.

Hindi’s century-long struggle to be recognised over a more powerful Urdu In the 18th and early 19th centuries, Urdu was the predominant language in those areas of the subcontinent that are today called the ‘Hindi. Adi kal or Vir-Gatha kal (c. to ) Literature of Adi kal (c. before 15th century CE) was developed in the regions of Kannauj, Delhi, Ajmer stretching up to central India.

Prithviraj Raso, an epic poem written by Chand Bardai ( – c.

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), is considered as one of the first works in the history of Hindi literature. Chand Bardai was a court poet of Prithviraj Chauhan, the famous. Hindi literature in pre-Independent era exhibited the angst and existing socio-political conditions of the time.

There was seen in the works of the writers a tendency to condemn colonisation and uphold India`s glorious past as a means to unite and motivate people to fight against colonial rule. A major issue during this time was the debate between the use of Hindi or Urdu.

American literature - American literature - The 19th century: After the American Revolution, and increasingly after the War ofAmerican writers were exhorted to produce a literature that was truly native.

As if in response, four authors of very respectable stature appeared. William Cullen Bryant, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, and Edgar Allan Poe initiated a great half century. Communalism is a political philosophy and economic system that integrates communal ownership and confederations of highly localized independent communities.

Murray Bookchin, a prominent libertarian socialist, defined the communalism he developed as "a theory of government or a system of government in which independent communes participate in. The period between the midth and midth century thus saw the rise of a large number of literary works which often incorporated both the elements of Sanskrit and Western literature.

The 20th century also saw the emergence of the Indian English literature which refers to literary works that are written by Indian authors in English language.

The published literature of the 20th century is a particularly interesting subject and is the focus of this book, as it represents the provocative conjuncture of the transitions of Indian modernity.

This reference book surveys the major regional literatures of contemporary India in the context of the country's diversity and s: 1. Romanticism reached France at the beginning of the 19th century with François-René de Chateaubriand – Atala (), René (), Le Génie du Christianisme () – and Germaine de Staël: De l’Allemagne ().

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During the 19th century, big publishing firms emerged and some of these companies remain active in the industry today. In the 19th century practices of. Book: All Authors / Contributors: R S McGregor.

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The Indian novel has been a vibrant and energetic expressive space in the 21st century. While the grand postcolonial gestures characteristic of the lateth-century Indian novel have been in evidence in new novels by established authors such as Vikram Chandra, Amitav Ghosh, and Salman Rushdie, a slate of new authors has emerged in this period as well, charting a range of new novelistic modes.

Indian literature refers to the literature produced on the Indian subcontinent until and in the Republic of India thereafter. The Republic of India has 22 officially recognized languages. The earliest works of Indian literature were orally transmitted. Sanskrit literature begins with the oral literature of the Rig Veda a collection of literature dating to the period – BCE.

While other resources focus on different aspects of the 19th century, such as the Civil War or immigration, this is the first truly comprehensive treatment to cover all aspects of 19th-century history including: population, politics and government, economy and work, society and culture, religion, social problems and reform, everyday life and foreign policy.

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version of the Picador Book of Modern Indian Literature, published in the U.K. in Both books contained the same 55 works by 39 writers. There were 18 short stories, 13 excerpts from novels, 7 letters, 6 essays, 4 excerpts from essays, 3 excerpts from autobiographies, 3 autobiographical short Reviews: 9.

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communal awareness which can be seen as culminating in the birth of Pakistan in King, naturally, challenges the positions of Suniti Kumar Chatterji and Amrit Rai in regard to Urdu2. He does not find it necessary to look for elements of divisiveness in the Indian society, its religion, and its language in the eighteenth century3.

Parson argues that “movements in Hindi literature and also the influence of Indian feminists broadened the possibilities for the type of subject expression available” to Marwari women writers in the late 20th century, and that “this new literature [of the late s] gives Marwaris a literary past in Hindi; one in which their collective.

This paper seeks to look at the prose fiction and essays published in Hindi in North India in the second half of the 19th century and the early 20th century from the viewpoint of contemporary religious controversies and communal developments.

It suggests a closer look at a few representative Hindi texts by leading Hindi authors (Bharatendu. Author: Bayu Al-Ghazali Created Date: 4/9/ PM. George Abraham Grierson, noted Irish linguist of the late 19th and early 20th century, said that the standard or pure Hindi which contemporary Indians use is ‘an artificial dialect the mother.

Of course, trends in both book publishing and visual art shifted considerably in the 20th century, and the practice of publishing visual representations alongside text in adult literature saw a major decline, and book illustration became increasingly associated with children’s literature and “low-brow” or popular writing (such as Classics Illustrated).