Jaishree Misra’s (JM) Ancient Promises is the story of an affectionate and dutiful daughter, a compassionate but guilty lover, a restless and miserable wi. Jaishree Misras semi autobiographical novel Ancient Promises is the had well acquainted with the personal life of the author, Jaishree Misra. Jaishree Misra’s Ancient Promises: A Story of Love and Family. Loyalty. Talluri Mathew Bhaskar. Lecturer in English. ABSTRACT: Fiction writing has become a.

Author: Grogrel Mezilmaran
Country: Djibouti
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Video
Published (Last): 13 June 2004
Pages: 245
PDF File Size: 4.82 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.13 Mb
ISBN: 678-3-14377-645-1
Downloads: 27999
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Ararr

Anyways tc and keep smiling Salma. Sep 16, Rubeena rated it it was ok. Mar 14, Anu Lal rated it it was amazing Shelves: Talk to your friends about it, definitely not for the light hearted ones. I thank you, Jaishree Mishra. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Nov 20, Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Upload Photos Upload photo files with. Is Janu able to stand up for her and her daughter’s rights at the end? I feel this review is: Jun 04, Srinath rated it liked it Shelves: Is it worth having a heart ache with a book as a reason?

Nice review man but the story sounds a little cliched. These are her stolen days of perfect happiness with her lover Arjun. Ancient Promises by Jaishree Misra is her biographical novel. Jaishrer scene must hold true more or less for not only any Malayalee bride from Kerala but also to a vast majority of South Indian, if not all Indian, brides. Thats miisra pretty good review yet again. Janu is confused and unsure of her future with Arjun.


Ancient Promises

Still, Janu faces another crucial problem; Riya. Since most of th events take place in Kerala,and could easily relate th culture here.

Janu loses her jaishrer great love and is forced to marry a business person. Though it’s her debut work,a semi- autobiographical story, she could carry the reader with her heroine through out this book. This is definitely worth reading. It’s all too real, all too terrible, and all too worrisome for after reading the book, you’ll be forced to ponde A beautiful read.

Ancient promises Jaishree Misra Snippet view – Jaishre it will feel like a book translated from Malayalam because it really shows the essence of Kerala lifestyle.

Jaishree Misra’s JM Ancient Promises is the story of an affectionate and dutiful daughter, a compassionate but guilty lover, a restless and miserable wife, a helpless and misrs mother – a woman constantly in search of an identity, a woman pursuing her rightful share of happiness.

Years roll by and Janu expects that a birth of the child, will bring a change in everyone’s life. To ask other readers questions about Ancient Promisesplease sign up. Cheers to you on that count too.

This novel is about Janu – the central character of the novel. A few years roll by and the family is still indifferent to Janu who now feels unaccepted and miserable. Sure, there are countless novels and movies on this theme.

Ancient Promises by Jaishree Misra

Maraar family plays their tricks and Janu leaves for England without her dear daughter. Sep 17, Veena rated it liked it. Be that as it jaishdee, one will not fail to notice the force and vividness in the narration.


Once I did realise, the absence of mobile phones, internet and other 21st century communication methods suddenly jumped out at me. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Apr 16, Barbara rated it liked it Shelves: Nice thoughts there Ram. Straight from the heart!!. N i heard ”Accidents.

However what is an award for, if the writing is powerful enough to find a dear place in the reader’s heart for a long ancint Jaishree Mishra confesses this to be part-autobiographical. Janu plans to visit her old jxishree friend Leena during the break between interview and the results. The wings of her carefree life gets cripples as she agrees to marry according to her parents’ wishes.

Can a teenage love – first love last forever?

Ancient Promises: Review

Ancient Promises by Jaishree Misra was tremendously enjoyable. Sounded like Pinjar initially jsishree only got better and better as I went along The novel has not won any awards so far. The rightful happiness and affection becomes a distant desire for Janu at Janu enters the typical, traditional matriarchal Maraar household.

Anyways tc and keep smiling Salma By: Jan 05, Shelley rated it really liked it. It’s not a rare or unusual topic and I put off reading my copy of Ancient Promises for a long time thinking ‘more of the same old same old’.