Page ' Rating - 4 Stars Plot Summary - Fifty vignettes showcase the myriad shades of human nature A man dumps his aged father in an old-age home after declaring him to be a homeless stranger, a tribal chief in the Sahyadri hills teaches the author that there is humility in receiving too, and a sick woman remembers to thank her benefactor even from her deathbed. If you are traveling in a bus, your fellow passengers will get into a conversation with you very quickly and without any reservation. Lists with This Book. The stories are poorly constructed and the author is full of herself, its shocking to see such work getting published. These two books are some of the best I have ever read.
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I'm proud of Mrs. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. From incredible examples of generosity to the meanest acts one can expect from men and women, she records everything with wry humor and a directness that touches the heart.
Wise And Otherwise
Fifty vignettes showcase the myriad shades of human nature A man dumps his aged father in an old-age home after declaring him to be a homeless stranger, a tribal chief in the Sahyadri hills teaches the author that there is humility in receiving too, and a sick woman remembers to thank her benefactor even from her deathbed.
The scandinavian countries topped the list. This article does not cite any sources. This book taught me that it is not the beauty of language but the way it is told that makes a story interesting. Each story will touch the chords of your heart. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. A must read one to all Jul 10, Mukundan Srinivasan rated it it was amazing.
Wise & Otherwise - Sudha Murthy - Google Books
Each story portrays something may it be human behavior, attitude, self-respect, agony, ecstasy, empathy or sympathy and probably some more and will take close to the journey traveled by someone else via this book. It truly wiise what life is all about: If you are in first class on an international flight then you may travel 24 hours audha exchanging a single word with the person sitting next to you. This page was last edited on 9 Octoberat Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
It gives the reader very simple things of life to be looked at and to be considered.
The stories are poorly constructed and the author is full of herself, its shocking to see such work getting published. The stories seemed repetitive and draggy Picking wiss this book was probably not a good idea.
The short narratives are so simple and easy to appreciate. It was also a chance to know the "real" India. Ships from and sold by Usa Sailor.
She talks about her friend who succeeds in life because she is a realist. Picking up wisr book was probably not a good idea. These are just some of the poignant and eye-opening stories about people from all over the country that Sudha Murty recounts in this book.
Views Read Edit Anv history. A Salute to Life. It is truly amazing. Share your thoughts with other customers. One person found this helpful. There is story in which she talks about a man who leaves his own father in an old age home claiming that the he is a homeless man who needs help and comes to claim the money when he dies.
Wise And Otherwise otheraise Sudha Murty. Moreover, she does not want to show herself as a saint or yet another achiever out to help people. Sep 04, Sukanto rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ships from and sold by TheBigStore This book is a short collection of anecdotes from the authors life.