To ask other readers questions about Chokher Bali, please sign up. Let me clarify that rating: 4 stars for Rabindranath Tagore’s novel, 2 stars for Sukhendu. With Radhika Apte, Tara-Alisha Berry, Sumeet Vyas. Chokher Bali revolves around four vital characters Mahendra, his friend Bihari, his wife Ashalata and. Chokher Bali () on IMDb: Plot summary, synopsis, and more The movie correctly depicts what Tagore so skillfully wrote and is a sad, stirring tale of the.

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Now for the women. Google provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. She, in turn is perplexed by the language used and takes it to the Catholic nun who had schooled her in her youth. She returns to her village and lives there for a couple of months until she sees one of her relations passing by there on her way to somewhere else.

Edit Details Release Date: She knew marriage with Bihari was out of the question after her transgressions. The end was meant to cause grief to the reader, but by the time you’re done with the book, you expect that and can practically predict it, even though you know that in real life, nobody is such a big fool as to do what the protagonist does.

In those times, hell even now, that’s what happens hide spoiler ] See all 5 reviews. In addition to the three mastheads that had formed her identity as a widow, a young woman, and one in financially dire straits, her experiences with Mahendra disturbed the tripartite disharmony of her life, and she discovered deep within her, pleasures of the flesh. In this book we have Binodini, a beautiful young widow who very subtly but surely wrecks havoc in Mahendra and Asha’s married life, tagote because she felt petulant about why a child like Asha enjoys such complete devotion from her husband.


Rabindranath Tagore’s Norm-Defying Novel, Chokher Bali

The playful gestures through which she seduces her love and the painful restraint through which she controls herself is very beautifully narrated in this translation of Choker Bali. But I guess knowing she was loved, truly, would have to suffice. Neither of the men do marry her all without ever having met the girland eventually arrangements are made for Bihari to marry the teenaged Asha.

The ending was exactly same as the one in the book. A Passion Play View all 8 comments.

Chokher Bali by Rabindranath Tagore

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The archaic laws of a British era Bengal deprived her of cnokher actual life. There, we see the true Bindoni, a strong independent woman, forced to depend on others thanks to her times. I hoped that they would give a happy ending but they did not change it. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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I’m having similar feelings after reading the ending. While Binodini begins her life as a widow, Mahendra’s gets married to Ashalata as he falls in love with her beauty.


A stage adaptation was first performed in[2] and other versions were produced on screen and television, for example, Chokher Bali by Rituparno Ghosh inand in the television series Stories by Rabindranath Tagore in Early life Middle years Political views. Is adultery a sin? Get to Know Us.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Bihari is a childhood friend of Mahendra. Write a customer review. Jogajob and 8. Turns out Tagore published much before K. In a somewhat underwhelming end to the story, he takes the reader to the ghat town of Kashi, on the banks of the holy river Ganges, where Bali makes one last attempt to salvage some pride by marrying Behari but aborts after securing a promise from him, leaving behind a letter of regret, informing of her departure for the ‘New Country’, alluding to the impending partition of the country.

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At Kashi, Binodini meets Behari who, after some incidents, agrees to marry her. Want to Read saving….

This book was totally out of my comfort zone. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.