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Bhisham Sahni

Bhisham Sahni (1915-2003) was an iconic writer who transformed the landscape of Hindi literature. His oeuvre encompassed novels, plays, short stories and essays. Tamas, his best known novel, won the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1975 and was subsequently adapted into a National Award-winning film by Govind Nihalani. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1998, and the Shlaka Award, the Delhi government’s highest literary prize, in 1999.

Books by the author

The Boy with a Catapult

The Boy with a Catapult

Bhisham Sahni
Boyhood

Boyhood

Bhisham Sahni
Today's Pasts: A Memoir

Today's Pasts: A Memoir

Bhisham Sahni
Basanti

Basanti

Bhisham Sahni
Mansion

Mansion

Bhisham Sahni

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