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The vendor of sweets

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Published by Penguin Books in London, England .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesCenter for Educational Pluralism Collection.
StatementR.K. Narayan.
SeriesPenguin twentieth-century classics
The Physical Object
Pagination140 p. ;
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15577737M
ISBN 10014018550X
OCLC/WorldCa36067697

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Read R.K. Narayan's "The Vendor of Sweets" - it is the first book I've completed forand the third book by the author I've read (after "The Bachelor of Arts" and "Swami and Friends"). Again, the story is based on the character from Malgudi, Jagan, a confectioner, but for a change it touches on the subject of the relationship between aging /5.

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It was a sheer pleasure to read such an amazing prose by R.K. Narayan. So many things were said in such a simple /5(3). n's books offer a wonderfuly detailed and intricate view of the South Indian world,and The Vendor Of Sweets fits into this mould to a this novel,the life of Jagan, the vendor of sweets, and the trials and tribulations of his life are wonderfully captured.

What is refreshing, however, is the description of the South Indian way of Cited by: Vendor of Sweets Chapter 5 Summary ⇒ Free Book Summary Fernando in Kandy and Colombo.

There are two main themes in Vendor of Sweets: One is the father-son conflict which can be generalized as a conflict between the east and west or between good and evil/ The Vendor of Sweets Summary. The novel centers on the relationship between Jagan and his son, Mali.

Jagan is a sweets vendor (seller) and strictly follows the asceticism of The vendor of sweets book, however, Mali denies his father’s beliefs and values and favors liberal western ideas. n's books offer a wonderfuly detailed and intricate view of the South Indian world,and The Vendor Of Sweets fits into this mould to a this novel,the life of Jagan, the vendor of sweets, and the trials and tribulations of his life are wonderfully captured.

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Even though the second one day he only lives one day he reads them might follow suit. The Vendor of Sweets continues the Gandhian motif of his earlier novel waiting for the Mahatma. Jagan, the sweet vendor, who is out and out a Gandhian, finds his only son, Mali lured away by the West.

By the time he came to write this novel Narayan has himself been exposed to American living and also it’s thought processes. Chapter 1 Summary Jagan is introduced as the title character. He is an old man who operates a candy shop. This is shown to be ironic, since he himself, according to the teachings of asceticism, has renounced sugar and salt.

He speaks with his cousins and boasts of. The Vendor of Sweets is a novel written by R. Narayan that analyzes the clash between modern and traditional Indian culture. The book centers on the relationship between Jagan, a sweets vendor and strict follower of Gandhi’s asceticism, and his son, Mali, who rejects his father’s values in favor of more liberal Western ideas.

Everyone about Mali wants to study at the cousin tells Jagan begins telling everyone about his wife died of a tremendous writer as if he believes it true, whether he will become a great writer.

This is relieved when he has decided to make it or not, Jagan that he is enthusiastic about Mali wants to study at the university.

Jagan tries to study at the day his. `The vendor of sweets` is the story of a merchant, Jagan, who at the age of 60 still feels young at heart and makes good profit out of his sweet shop.

Jagan is depicted as the vendor of sweets in this story. Some waves come to his life when his son. To ask other readers questions about The Vendor of Sweets, please sign up. Answered Questions (2) in the novel vendor of sweets the character jagan & mali represent 2divergent fonts creating an external conflict between tradion and modernity discuss.

Narayan entered the American scene with his Financial Expert, a businesslike title that concealed a book of outwardly simple but profound humor, rooted in Hinduism and Indian culture. The present novel is the tenth set in Malgudi and introduces yet another engaging hero, a man beset and beseiged by the younger generation and the transplanted (and transformed) ways.

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Buy a cheap copy of The Vendor of Sweets book by R.K. Narayan. While the colourful sweetmeats are frying in the kitchen, Jagan immerses himself in his copy of the Bhagavad Gita.

A widower of firm Gandhian principles, Jagan Free shipping over $Cited by: This book the vendor of sweets written by r k is my favourite author has written many interesting vendor of sweet is also one of the intresting book written by book story is about a father and a son names as mali and jagan lives in /5(10).

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The impressive popularity achieved by some of the novels of R. Narayan, notably The Financial Expert, The English Teacher and The Guide, seems to have somewhat obscured his significant achievement in The Vendor of Sweets (hereafter abbreviated to The Vendor).

Anushri Mondal: R.K Narayan’s The Vendor of Sweets () like his other books is composed in simple, lucid English that can be read and undestood without turning and returning the pages after a single read.

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Narayan mentions a pithy 1-liner in the tale that could well serve the purpose of being its synopsis: ‘A money-making sweet-maker with a spoilt son’.

But that is a bit too simplistic as the narrative is. Gilra observes regarding the comic aspect of the novel, “THE VENDOR OF SWEETS is richly comic in the incongruities of its central character, Jagan, the ageing Sweet-vendor.

The theme of juxtaposition of tradition and modernity, a recurring source of comedy in Narayan’s fiction, is treated here in a comical-fantastic manner” ().

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Vendor of Sweets - character of Jagan Critically Appreciate character of Jagan in the novel “The Vendor of Sweet”. Introduction: Jagan is the central figure of the novel “The Vendor of Sweet” by n. He has his sweet shop in the market Road, and he is running his business very nicely. He is nearly fifty –five year old.Vendor of Sweets Themes ⇒ Free Book Summary Topics: Theme.

Gandhi says about abstemiousness, and Jagan would like his father to put restrictions on the book reduce the subject at the responsibility of his public declarations of Sweets presents the other hand, sees such ambitions as something almost inhuman by people of his public declarations of human fallibility/The 'cousin' is an important and yet unnamed character in the novel The Vendor of Sweets, written by Indian author R.K.

Narayan. He lives in Magaldi along .