Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Delhi by M Mukundan

M Mukundan, the storyteller from Mayyazhi, has given many exceptional works to Malayalam. His novel, "Mayyazhipuzhayude  theerangalil", is a classic.

Delhi has been a backdrop of many works of Mukundan, who has spent a large part of his life in the capital city. This is the story of a youth who reaches Delhi dreaming of a better life. The novel describes the dilemmas faced by him in his journey to self discovery, the tug of war between being idealistic and practical, the indifference of the big city  and  the various faces he meet in his journey.

Another story about disappointments of youth from  Mukundan. 3.5 out of 5