Author: Shivarama Karanth
Translator(s)/ Editors(s): Gurunath Joshi
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123721466
Translated into Hindi from the original Kannada title Alidamele, this novel gives deep insight into the meaning of life and after by much honored writer Karanth.
The story centers around Yashwant Rao who leaves his legacy in the hands of his friend Kantiji detailing its disbursement. Kantiji's narration of his meeting with those named forcefully bring out the philosophy that one's reincarnation is summed up by the reminiscences of one's deeds - good and otherwise and pervades emotional and passionate human relationships.
TRANSLATED INTO HINDI by Gurunath Joshi.