Author: Amrita Pritam
Translator(s)/ Editors(s): Uma Trilok
Publisher: Hind Pocket Books
ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788121615860
The Love letters of Amrita and Imroz are an interesting insight into the personalities of two highly Creative minds. The reader gets intimate glimpses of the extraordinary Relationship between the renowned author and poet and her artist companion.
The handwritten letter delivered by the government postal service was the only recourse available to Amrita and Imroz while they charted their Careers in different cities, Amrita in Delhi and Imroz in Mumbai. And they discussed each day's happening with each other, even if it took days for the other to receive the letter.
The creative mind yearns for satisfaction, and for love and recognition. These letters offer a peek into these creative minds, they are also a record of social History of those times, a far cry from modern quick service times.., and therein lies the significance of the letters.