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chairman, why not? Shyam and Manto succumbed to alcohol for different reasons,imperialist?the United States He also related oddly to his contemporariesespecially intolerant of the mediocrity his trade was crawling with His writing style hardly pyrotechnicbut laced with rhythmic magic that overcomes the reader by the time he ends the story is distilled from the no frills writings of MaupassantZolaHugoChekhovTolstoySomerset MaughamO Henry and DH Lawrence He was a voracious reader of Western literature His forte however was Urduwhich he could write like an impromptupossibly drunkangel Historian Ayesha JalalMantos grandniece her father Hamid Jalal was Mantos nephew has finally written about himin requital of a debt she knew she owed him Her latest bookThe Pity of Partition: Mantos LifeTimesand Work across the India-Pakistan Divide (2013)touches upon his revolt against the communal narrative that divided India andmore sensitivelyher own deviation from the canon of Pakistani ideology that offended Pakistanstrangelywithout pleasing India Why did Manto more often than not offend his contemporaries there were some famous exceptions and wasthereforesocially stigmatised Jalal gives us a clue in his competitive instinct His motherSardar Begumsecond wife of his father Ghulam Hasanwas from outside the Manto clan and that reflected negatively on him After putting three sons from the first marriage through expensive education that saw them graduating in law and engineering in Englandhe had little left to spend on Manto According to Mantohis proclivity for storytelling was quite simply a product of the tensions generated by the clashing influences of a stern father and a gentle-hearted mother She writes: Memories of neglect and rejection shaped his personalitymaking him prone to excessive displays of emotion Unable to forge a meaningful relationship with his fatherhe longed for the approval and affection of his elder brotherswhom he met only after he had become an established Urdu short story writer His relationship with the brothers was cordial and correctbut never close Differences in upbringing and agenot to mention their clashing lifestyleskept them miles apartemotionallyintellectually and spiritually The distance between the siblings was partly bridged by the personal bonds Manto later forged with their children His need to earn the respect of his elder brothers notwithstandingManto was fiercely individualistic and self-confident If these traits can be credited to the indulgence of a doting mother and sisterthe steely discipline of an authoritarian father served as a catalyst for Saadats rebellious nature?7 percent and NACH 0. comprising 91 percent of the Rs 17. The background scores and the album itself is all about narrating Power Paandi’s story. Amitabh Bachchan and other big stars of the 1980s and 1990s. a 29-year-old business consultant in Bangalore, Supriya*.

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