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Sanjay Gupta

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Sanjay Gupta is an Indian filmmaker, producer and screenwriter working primarily in Bollywood industry. Gupta is mostly known for his films such as Aatish, Kaante, Kaabil, Shootout at Lokhandwala, Shootout at Wadala, Jazbaa and Zinda. He has frequently cast Sanjay Dutt and John Abraham in his movies.
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A History of Desire in India
Madhavi Menon - May 10, 2018
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‘Elegant, lucid and funny, this book will appeal to as many readers as there are desires.’—Shohini Ghosh‘The history of desire in India,’ writes Madhavi Menon in this splendid book, ‘reveals not purity but impurity as a way of life. Not one answer, but many. Not a single history, but multiple tales cutting across laws and boundaries.’ In Bhakti poe...
Sanjay Gupta
Jul 10, 2020
A very interesting take on how DESIRE has no form or shape. Sharing an excerpt from this wonderful book I’m currently reading.     source
The Parcel
Anosh Irani - Aug 01, 2017 (first published in 2016)
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This powerful work about a transgender sex worker in the red-light district of Bombay who is given an unexpected task, is a gripping literary page-turner--difficult and moving, surprising and tender.The Parcel's astonishing heart, soul and unforgettable voice is Madhu--born a boy, but a eunuch by choice--who has spent most of her life in a close-kn...
Sanjay Gupta
Mar 04, 2018
THE PARCEL was my introduction to the very brilliant mind of Anosh Irani. It is also the darkest, edgiest and most disturbing book I have read by an Indian author. Definitely not for the faint hearted.     source
Moving to Goa
Katharina Kakar - Dec 03, 2013
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About the Book: Moving to Goa Many people dream of escaping the stresses and strains of urban life and moving to Goa. Katharina Kakar and her husband, the psychoanalyst and writer Sudhir Kakar, followed their dream and boldly took that plunge-buying a charming old house in a tranquil south Goa village, where they hoped to find a whole new way of li...
Sanjay Gupta
Mar 03, 2018
Just finished reading this wonderful book about Goa on my holiday here. Must admit I now know Goa a lot better thanks to Katharina Kakar.     source