Jaishree Misra’s Ancient Promises, a sensitive account of a girl’s efforts to find her destination in life, is full of keen psychological observations. Jaishree Misra’s Ancient Promises: A Story of Love and Family. Loyalty. Talluri Mathew Bhaskar. Lecturer in English. ABSTRACT: Fiction writing has become a. Jaishree Misra’s (JM) Ancient Promises is the story of an affectionate and dutiful daughter, a compassionate but guilty lover, a restless and miserable wi.

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Get to Know Us. First of all, this book contains very hardcore jaishrer culture and language. One of these items is dispatched sooner than the other.

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This novel voices everyday life in parts of asia where forced marriages are the norm. If a dedication is allowed then this goes out to Davieboy – Tx for the last M2M. Want to Read saving…. Feb 26, Silvia Tieri rated it did not like it Shelves: Old passions are aroused and the couple realize they still feel deeply for each other. Ancint writing is truly Indian, true to the heart and direct. Customers who bought this item also bought.

Janu’s life takes a new turn and her decision to leave her husband strengthens. You have already subscribed. Her husband’s family resents her Delhi background and treats her as jaisyree outcast excluding her from household activities and discussions. And after reading this I’m going to try my damnedest for the happiness in my life.


The book ‘feels’ very current – and I was incredibly surprised when the author mentioned the end of Margaret Thatcher’s ‘reign’ late on in the book.

Ancient Promises

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Appreciate the courage of the author to put out to the world her life so boldly. Not so in the case of Janu’s daughter Riya who is seen as an embarrassment to her father’s family. Is it worth having a heart ache with a book as a reason? Sep 16, Deviprasad rated it really liked it.

Janu’s parents take her jaisjree Kerala and just like any other teenage girl Janu feels unsure of her future with Arjun. Our partners use prokises to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you.

Ancient Promises – Jaishree Misra – Google Books

Have’nt heard ’bout this book but one thing is sure. Seems like a good read, have heard about ‘Accidents like The clarity is there for all to see. See 2 questions about Ancient Promises…. Paperbackpages. She gets married to Suresh jaishgee the socially respected Maraar family on her 18th birthday.

Lists with This Book. The wings of her carefree life gets cripples as she agrees to marry according to her parents’ wishes. A must read, I say.

Women Existence In Jaishree Misra”s Ancient Promises

That sounds like a good book. You feel all of the characters, even the peripheral ones. And kisra I have always maintained when it comes to classy reviews, ”this review too Rocks! I personally felt AR had gone overboard attempting to give too much of a literary bent to what was a very routine common place fictional attempt. I will suggest it to all readers. English Literary Criticism and Theory.


Women Existence in Jaishree Misra”s Ancient Promises

Of course, the author also makes the point that any prpmises of fiction will also carry its share of imagination. A House for Mr. Deciding to take matters into her hands, she applies to study abroad so that she can take Riya there and treat her. Thank you for sharing the requirements with us. The ups, downs and downs and ups is for sure to accelerate your heart beat and knock you down of your stable life style. Why I Am a Hindu.

Ancient Promises by Jaishree Misra was tremendously enjoyable. I tried hard to keep going during the first half of the book.