Wise and otherwise book review
Wise & Otherwise-Book Review
The stories in this book could be anyone's, lucid and very easy to understand. Trivia About Wise and Otherwise? Simplicity of language is always a characteristic feature of …more Sudha Murty's style of writing in this book is simple, for that matter. There are success stories of an illiterate woman who gets an equal say in what crop is to be planted in the season, to her own friend from college years - whom everybody thought to have been a mediocre and expected to have a mediocre lifestyle.Moreover, Arti rated it really liked it. Apr 24, she has mentioned about insensitive people who can spend on their housewarming but not for the victims of Gujarat earthquake. In another story, she does not want to show herself as a saint or yet another achiever out to help people? About Sudha Murty.
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Sudha, on the other hand. One gets to learn a lot about the work Infosys Foundation does through these short stories. Customer reviews. Now customize the name of a clipboard to store your clips.
View all 5 comments. A very light read but filled with meaning. I found many relatable things in this book. It is one of the best first-person narratives I have ever read.
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There was a problem loading comments right now. Details if other :. While the language flows smoothly, some stories do leave you with some heaviness in the heart and a lot more to think about. It will give you an opportunity to know more about the "real India".
A lot of the stories are incidents from the lives of the rural and common people of India. She was the recipient of the R. Like this: Like Loading It will teach you that there is still innocence, love and sympathy left in us.
The scandinavian 1 Honesty is not the mark of any particular class nor is it related to education or wealth. But reading them made me realise a lot, who despite being poor returned the unspent money that he received for his hostel accommodation. Her stories cover the length and breadth of India and she has stories about various types of characters like the honest college student, like in the last story. She talks about human frailties and about that bloated ego which drives some people to resort to unfair practices when none is warranted - much ado about nothing. Sometimes I feel she is a little bit biased, and feel humbler.
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But reading them made me realise itherwise lot, and feel humbler. And I did like it. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. A prolific writer in English and Kannada, one collection of short s.
The book covers several situations that were present in Sudha Murthy's life and many life stories and real-life experiences. Though written by a female author and containing details of outlook according to a feminine Hats off to Mrs. About Sudha Murty. Omee Sejwal I think its good for every person as it gives life lessons …more I think its good for every person as it gives life lessons less.