ganges by aatish taseer

Contemplating the void: A sanyasi meditates on Vijayanagaram ghat on the Ganga in Varanasi.(Getty Images)

Review: The Twice-Born; Life and Death on the Ganges by Aatish Taseer

Hindustan Times | By Manjula Narayan
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2018 09:27 PM IST
Though Aatish Taseer’s book appears to be about the Brahmins of Benaras, it is actually a look at the continuing aftershocks of colonialism, about India and Bharat, and about the persistence of caste
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