Author: Thiripurasundai Lakshmi
Translator(s)/Editor: Bakhshish Singh
Publisher: Sahitya Akademi
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8126016078
This book is Punjabi translation of Thirupurasundari Lakshmi's Akademi award-winning Tamil novel - Oru Kaveriyai Pola.
This novel is based mainly on the encounters of a South African born Indian girl, who visits India and is treated to a chain of ordeals which impair her vistas around the mother country and people.
This novel has been acclaimed as one of the best contemporary novels in modern Tamil Literature, for its realism, narrative power, artistic presentation and the deep insight into the life of Tamils in South Africa.
Dr Thirupurasundari popularly known as Lakshmi is the author of more than hundred novels and thousands of short stories.