Alka Saraogi won the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2001 for her very first novel. Fourteen years later, she is out with her fifth novel—Jankidas Tejpal Mansion—set in Calcutta during the 1970s. In conversation with MARWAR, Saraogi talks about her protagonist’s need to protect his roots and identity, and her own desire to look for the extraordinary within the ordinary.
Have you checked out the Marwar May-June 2021 issue. You don’t want to miss this one! From traditional artwork by Dr. Jyoti Swaroop Sharma to a father-son duo at Smartworks, Marwar has everything in store. Not just that, intriguing book reviews and the latest luxury brand items are all a part of this issue. Grab your copy or subscribe to Marwar today! ... See MoreSee Less
Akshat Birla’s organisation Finovate Capital caters to short term working capital requirements of small and medium businesses and reached its target in the current fiscal year. Learn more about him by subscribing to Marwar. #akshatbirla#finovatecapital#business... See MoreSee Less
Serial entrepreneur Manjri Agarwal throws light on the ever-evolving Marwari community which has seen a paradigm shift with the advent of the astute Marwari businesswoman and the gradational change of perspective this has brought about towards traditions.Read about her by subscribing to Marwar. ... See MoreSee Less
Neelam Jain’s social enterprise PeriFerry is ushering positive change in the transgender community which has long lived on the margins of the society, eking out a living primarily through begging and sex work. Read about her by subscribing to Marwar. #neelamjain#PeriFerry#transgendercommunity... See MoreSee Less
The ever-increasing number of Indian archers winning in the world arena is improving steadily. Among the more illustrious of them is Arjun awarded Rajat Chauhan. Read about him by subscribing to Marwar. #rajatchauhan#archer#archery... See MoreSee Less