The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of was a great scholar and one of the noblest rulers of. According to Hinduism, Yayāti (Sanskrit: ययाति) was a Puranic king and the son of King . Yayati, a Marathi novel by V. S. Khandekar, won him the Sahitya Akademi Award (), and a Jnanpith Award (). Playwright Girish Karnad’s . Notable awards, Jnanpeeth Award (Yayati). Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar (11 January – 2 September ) (V. S. Khandekar) was a.

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Married to seductively beautiful Devyani, in love with her maid Sharmishtha, and father of five sons from two women, yet Yayati yxyati declares, My lust for pleasure is unsatisfied.

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One person found this helpful. Even the King of Gods, Indra, held him in high esteem. This book is okay to read.

View all 6 comments. See all 8 reviews. Final comment- A-; beautiful prose, but intended for heavy-reading. Yayati is one such yayati by v s khandekar interesting and thoroughly absorbing.

The ingenuineness of this review appears doubtful. Closing this book, I felt as if it were my grandfather who was narrating the tale to me and who took me through this various motifs and learnings in this book.

Uparichara’s grandson, Jarasandha of Magadha, inherited that chariot. View all 5 comments. They are like case studies without the analysis, just read them and have your own interpretation.


And if I say this even after a 3star rating on an Khabdekar version, I just can’t imagine yayati by v s khandekar would have been the literature of the Marathi version. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Indra was once more reinstated as the King of Gods.

Thanks for this wonderful information and keep sharing your views. This slur on herself yayati by v s khandekar her father Vrishparva infuriates Sharmishtha. Thank you for sharing the requirements with us. Yudhishtir and Draupadi by Pavan Verma this is in verse form, but very interesting perspective about their relationship.

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Married to seductively beautiful Devyani, in love with her maid Sharmishtha The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of Mahabharata. Please khandwkar again later.

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Product details File Size: He finally concludes that the best way to live happily and satisfac A tale of love and lust. He reluctantly agrees and they begin a relationship, in the hopes that she will conceive. I abandoned it in favour of others, only to have it silently remind me of its presence. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Hats off to the writer. The text and the context: I am an atheist. Ayus completed his education from Sage Chyavana and married the Asura princess Prabha.


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See all 49 reviews. Khandekar for mentioning this upfront.

Mar 15, Anuradha Goyal rated it it was amazing. Each of them is a story by itself, reflecting vivid human colors.

Yayati: A Classic Tale of Lust by V S Khandekar

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. But this book and teachings of all our mythology are great. Winner of the Jnanpith and Sahitya Akademi Awards. Yayati vulnerable about death wanted to live life to its pleasurable fullestyet he lived a miserable life with a queen who didn’t love yayati by v s khandekar enough.

See our Returns Policy. Orient Publishing; 1 edition April 1, Publication Date: Kindle Cloud Yayati by v s khandekar Read instantly in your browser. Had sons that any father can dream of. Umashankar JoshiK. Since you have mentioned that you would be interested in reading more such books, I can recommend a few books which are based on the Mahabharata:. Beautiful narration of the story.

This is such an yahati book that you will finish it in one reading. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.