ISBN 9788172239299,The Fakir

The Fakir



HarperCollins Publishers

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788172239299

ISBN-10 8172239297


Number of Pages 200 Pages
Language (English)

19th century fiction

ever, the young man is rescued and cared for by a Muslim lady. Due to these incidents in his life, he is considered an outcast by the both Hindu and Muslim communities. Based on these life experiences, Lalu then learns and amalgamates the teachings of various religions and preaches a universal path that does not subscribe to any traditionally defined beliefs. He is revered as Lalan Fakir and attracts a huge number of followers. About Sunil Gangopadhyay Sunil Gangopadhyay was a famous Bengali writer. Other books by this author include Atmaprakash, Chaya Darshon, Madhu Kahini, Anno Jiboner Shad, and Kaydata Shikhe Nebe. He wrote novels, poems, and children's adventure stories. Sunil Gangopadhyay was born in Faridpur, which is now in Bangladesh. He studied at the University of Calcutta and earned a Master's in Bengali. He started a poetry magazine Krittibas in 1953 that encouraged young poets. Gangopadhyay then began writing for Ananda Bazar Group's publications. Many of his novels have been adapted into movies, and two of them have been directed by Satyajit Ray.