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The Mount Shasta Mission eIf accused terrorist is a Muslim truth isveryone is caged both sides of the boundary Blinded by hypocritical media misguided and sides of the boundary Blinded by hypocritical media misguided society and politicians that rule our lifeWhen I took this book in my hands for the first time it reminded me of Khushwant Singh s Train to Pakistan and Ruskin Bond s A Fight of Pigeons and one might relate the background But the infused dark humor makes it a completely different book I ver came across Don t get confused the stated dark humor doesn t resemble to that of Christopher Moore who is the master of this genre IMO but to Christopher Buckley and Donald E Westlake Noir subtle and pungentRarely come a book with such story and characters that breaks the conventional approach and writing that redefines tradition This is one of those books The way Anees Salim molded this world of vanity bagh makes the reader stare in awe Bagh makes the reader stare in awe best part of this book is that the author never preaches And the way humor is blended reader never loses the grip of the characters or maybe it s the other way around One of the most inspiring books in the latest releases of modern fiction A highly recommended book for anyone who wants to read something worthwhile Read More. Les from Vanity Bagh Imran thus traces the history of animosity between Vanity Bagh nicknamed Little Pakistan and Mehendi a Hindu neighbourhoodThe solitude and reflection that characterize Imran’snarrative is undercut by communal tension and a simmeringviolence Touched with a wistful small town feeling in themidst of a teeming city Vanity Bagh is a darkly comic tal. Mirrored Unlike the light delightful read like Tales from a vending machine Anees Salim journeys differently in Vanity Bagh You cannot leave lots of pages without laughter the least a smile yet you cannot close it without a choke in throat a prick of pain at heart Trying to figure out my reactionsloved his style for sure Vanity Bagh is a fictional place clearly mentioned as tiny Pakistan in Mangobagh with Mehendi uite analogues to India as neighborhood Imran Jabbari accused mastermind of a terrorist plot that shook Mehendi with three scooter bombs is spending his time in jail recounting the memory of his hometown Vanity Bagh The places the people their fears hopes and anxiety Imran s plans of scape his delusions and self amusing NATURE MAKE HIM A GREAT NARRATOR make him a great narrator dispersed tactfully are anecdotes from his friends foes and strangers which complete this novel of delicious rendezvousSeeing from a distance this book can be labeled as a biography of a young unemployed Muslim from Pakistan trying to make his stand Greenwich expressing his views on India and the rift between two countries and how it is destroying his life Where violence has become a routine of our life and nobody feels uncomfortable. En involved in a terrorist actOne of the prime accused in the 1111 serial blasts Imranis destined to live in captivity for the next fourteen years He kills time plotting jailbreak until he is assigned to the bookmaking section of the prison The new jobuips him with a new facility ach time he opens a book and stares at its blank pages he sees them scribbled with ta.
free read Vanity BaghThis book felt like a breeze while reading Vanity Bagh is a place where one can find typical muslim characters Author has plotted a simple narrative and added twist of humour in its dark shades I loved the uotes in between the chapters About a mohalla known as little pakisthan and its undercurrents where religion is a predominant player A deep and detailed depiction of
"Certain Unfortunate Souls Who "unfortunate souls who unknowingly forced to do a heinous crimeAnd the uestion that whos wrong and whos right still remains at largeAnees Salim s story telling is very uniue This book deserves a second read to go over and reflect and garner the deeper political meanings of the Many Metaphors It Has Housed metaphors It has housed Muslim India in it s verbatim heavily reflective of Hyderabad Old Urban Muslim hubs in it s spatiality cuisine clothing lifestyle politics to sports From kebabs to sevens from madrasas and masjids to jihad speculations from terrorist tags to bomb blasts from pride to fear from audacity to abandonment from freedom to confinement it is the ultimate Muslim tale It is darkly humorous which is highly hilarious in a way when you consider the language and plot yet comically tragical as it is nothing but reality. Inside very big Indian city there is a tiny PakistanInspired by the legend of Abu Hathim aging don of VanityBagh Imran Jabbari and his friends form a gang called5½ Men in their mohalla of Vanity Bagh They are hired todispense a batch of stolen scooters to different corners of the city; not until the city rocks with scooter bombs does Imran realize that they have be.