Editorial Reviews. Language Notes. Text: English (translation) Original Language: Bengali. About the Author. Taslima Nasrin practiced as a government doctor. Lingering Shame. Taslima Nasrin wrote Lajja, previously translated as Shame, in , after four novels and several collections of poetry and. Lajja is the story of the Dutta family; Suranjan Dutta, a Bengali Hindu, lives in Dhaka with his father Sudhamoy, mother Kironmoyee, and sister.

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Namun, sampai kapankah ia mampu bertahan hidup lajjw penganiayaan dan teror ketakutan sepanjang hari? Because of her thoughts and ideas she has been banned, blacklisted and banished from Bengal, both from Bangladesh and West Bengal part of India.

Pain of parents and Suranjan has been described in a picture perfect way. Seperti Suranjan yang tak punya pekerjaan, masih juga meminta uang dari ibu, bahkan adiknya.

Book Review: Lajja, by Taslima Nasrin | Izzie

Tidak heran bila Taslima Nasreen, si empunya karya ini mendapat kecaman yg sangat keras dari pemerintah Bangladesh dan dianggap sbg pengkhianat bangsa sehingga dia harus meminta suaka dari negara lain. He even thought of committing suicide but thought that it would be so cowardly an act. Lajja is a honest book and tells a heart-wrenching story of a family beaten up, but unwilling to give up.

Articles with ljja description Articles needing additional references from December All articles needing additional references Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Bengali-language text. Aksi anti hindu yg terjadi di negeri ini sangat mengguncang Suranjan. Ljja 16, Sidharth Vardhan rated it really liked it Shelves: It’s only now that you see him rise up to the occasion, and do what his role in the nove, demands.


Hindus don’t get licences to start business except when it is in a partnership with a Muslim.

Lajja: Shame by Taslima Nasrin

Bangladesh berdiri pada th. To be fair, such discrimination is present in some degree in most of Indian subcontinent countries.

Similarly Surnajan seems to remember sayings of Jinnah and Kalam okay as well as the constitution along with the many amendments that have gone in it not okay.

Kucing garong di pasar, kucing yang singgah dan tidur di teras, semuanya barangkali punya hak yang sama akan tulang ikan yang terserak di tempat sampah.

But he still doesn’t give up on Oajja. Tragedi yang dipicu dari pembakaran mesjid Babri di Ayodya pada 6 desember di India oleh umat hindu.

Books by Taslima Nasrin. The family is never safe thereafter as they keep receiving threatening through anonymous extortion letters that aimed at kidnapping Maya again.

Pokoke novel yg sangat mengerikan dech Biarlah tempat-tempat pemujaan menjadi sawah ladang bermandi cahaya matahari, sungai biru yang mengalir, dan samudra liar yang tak pernah diam. Pemerkosaan, penjarahan, penganiayaan, pembunuhan dan penculikan terjadi di seluruh Bangladesh. Like his father, Suranjon refuses to run away from the country of his birth or give in to communal sentiments he had condemned all his life, but his novfl begin to shift after a terrible tragedy visits the family.

Book Review: Lajja, by Taslima Nasrin

See all 5 questions about Lajja…. By the way of story, Taslima Nasrin puts up an ideological debate about how secularism is ljja essential tenet nnovel democracy and how a minor As a story per se, it is about the riots that happen in Bangladesh as an aftermath of the Babri Masjid demolition and how a Hindu family pays a heavy price because its men happen to be too idealistic. The book subtly indicates that communal feelings were on the rise, the Hindu minority of Bangladesh was not fairly treated, and secularism was under shadow.


Umat Islam di Bangladesh melakukan pembalasan kepada umat Hindu yang ada di Bangladesh.

Lajja: Shame

At every bend, Sudhamoy and his family suffer humiliation as a result of anti-minority policies crafted by the lawmakers, but Sudhamoy never once thinks about leaving his land. State money has been channeled to build mosques and madrasas preaching Islam have mushroomed.

Retrieved from ” https: When societal institutions like religion, state, family and oajja that should provide conducive and safe environment for people in general and women in particular irrespective of their religious backgrounds turn ,ajja them, the situation becomes rather abysmal. Ketidakadilan yang acapkali diterimanya tak lalu mengubahnya dari seorang humanis menjadi seorang komunalis yang membenci dan memusuhi kelompok lain. View all 12 comments. Relentlessly he pulled her hair; bit her on the cheek, neck and breasts.

He feels threatened and alienated. With all the straightforward facts that Lajja brings to light, it is but obvious that the book is controversial.