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Lajja is the story of the Dutta family; Suranjan Dutta, a Bengali Hindu, lives in Dhaka with his father Sudhamoy, mother Kironmoyee, and sister. Lajja (Shame) is the live depiction of the ethnic cleansing in Bangladesh. The Dutta family living in Bangladesh all their lives refused to live the country in spite of. Directed by Dayal Acharya. With Haradhan Bannerjee, Raja Chatterjee, Dipankar Dey, Rajatabha Dutta.

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I feel extremely sorry for Ms.

For Suranjan, however, Shamima was not a whore but a girl belonging to majority community. Sebenarnya Lajja adalah novel fiksi ttp fakta2 nyata yg diungkapkan oleh Taslima Nasreen ttg negerinya sangat mengerikan. Biarlah agama berganti nama menjadi kemanusiaan” hal Ketika membaca fatwa Majelis Ulama Indonesia MUI beberapa waktu lalu yang mengharamkan pluralisme dalam hubungannya menyikapi kelompok aliran Islam Ahmadiyahsaya tertegun.

Negeri dengan persoalan yang mirip dengan kita adalah India. Why not anyone in this world stopping this cradle of Extremism which is digesting nation after nation slowly in name of Human rights, Secularism, Liberalism, minority appeasement.

The expression is of dread, and one dare say, of hope.

,ajja endless stating of facts as part of dialogues made the book hard hitting yes, but tiresome in shhame places. Hanya manusia yang punya ras dan kelompok. Even after what happened to him, he continues to love Taslima Nasrin, narrates a agonizing description of a country immersed in religious and political conflict. Biarlah tempat-tempat pemujaan menjadi sawah ladang bermandi cahaya matahari, sungai biru yang mengalir, dan samudra liar yang tak pernah diam.

A riot is not an act of nature nor is it an accident. He finds himself adopting communal reactions that contrast entirely with the ideology of patriotism he has always had faith in.


Lajja: Shame

Was this information helpful to you? Aq rasa kejadian yg mengerikan di novel itu tak hanya terjadi di Bangladesh. More General Fiction From Books. All in all, she could have covered the whole topic in less than ten pages instead of writing a whole book. Surjon in this story has syame stance against communalism, religion as whole. Hysteric, he spends days and nights combing through the town hoping to find his sister.

They all kept hearing about houses being destroyed, temples being demolished, property being lahja, men being tortured, women being raped, with a curious denial and still refused to let go of their deep rooted ideals.

Lajja “Shame”

This is a story shaame a Bengali family living in Bangladesh during the Babri Masjid demolition and consecutive riots. Instead of religious laws, she maintains, what is needed is a uniform civil code that accords women equality and justice.

And should he really move out of Bangladesh and go to India for his family’s safety? Lajja was one of the first controversial novels Llajja came to know about.

Feminist Analysis of Taslima Nasrin’s Lajja – Spring Magazine on English Literature

To quote an instance from the novel:. Contohnya, padaketika terjadi penghancuran Masjid Babri di India oleh para penganut Hindu, berbuntut kerusuhan komunal di Banglades. Its about being on other side. Peristiwa inilah yang diangkat menjadi cerita fiksi novel Lajja oleh Taslima Nasrin, seorang feminis muslim asal Banglades. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

Where can I get this? The female characters in Lajja: Lajja is a story of a Hindu Bengali family living in Bangladesh, who among facing day to day challenges of being a Hindu in shhame Muslim dominated country, also has to bear the wrath of the Muslim religious fanatics whenever a communal riot broke. Haruskah nama menjadi penentu saya termasuk golongan apa?


Islam fundamentalis konon menghalalkan darahnya.

I could not derive logic from the hue and cry about the content of the book from so called “Islamic Scholars and Followers”. Being a Hindu family in a country that is terrorized by Muslim fundamentalists as often as possible, the book talks about their struggle in Bangladesh and their refusal to relocate even when their very lives are at stake.

The family is never safe thereafter as they keep receiving threatening through anonymous extortion letters that aimed at kidnapping Maya again. Obviously it was Hindus in India and not Bangladesh who were guilty of destroying mosque, but it has always been a tendency of weak minds to carry out lsjja anger not on those who they are angry at, but on those on whom they can afford to be angry at.

Early in her literary career, she wrote mainly poetry, and published half a dozen collections of poetry between Taslima Nasrin Bengali: At one point in time, even Taslima Nasrin was proud of her beautiful country Bangladesh and hsame privileged on account of its rich heritage and culture.

To put these facts in a book demands a lot of courage. Masjid ini dihancurkan tahun yang menimbulkan kerusuhan tak hanya di India, tetapi juga di Bangladesh. Her abductors threatened Premanand Seal and his family but the police took no action when informed.