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By Chetan Bhagat

Love marriages all over the world are uncomplicated. Boy loves lady. woman loves boy. They get married.
In India, there are a number of extra steps. Boy loves lady. lady loves boy. Girl’s kinfolk has to like boy. Boy’s relatives has to like lady. Girl’s kin has to like boy’s family members. Boy’s kin has to like girl’s relatives. lady and boy nonetheless love one another. They get married.
Welcome to two States, the tale of Krish and Ananya, who're from various states of India, deeply in love with one another, and who are looking to get married. in fact, their mom and dad don’t agree. to transform their love tale right into a love marriage, the couple have a tricky conflict sooner than them—for you'll be able to struggle and insurgent, yet tougher through a ways to persuade. Will they make it?
From the bestselling writer Chetan Bhagat comes one other witty story approximately inter-community marriages in glossy India.
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It is a subjectivity which resists submitting to the religious authority of the local mullah and claims complete freedom in matters to do with the worship of God. Bulleh Shah is a particularly fiery protagonist of the individual Muslim’s sense of identity. 56 In another kafi, ‘Leave 54 See Lajwanti Rama Krishna, Punjabi Sufi Poets: AD 1460–1900, Oxford, 1938 (reprint) Lahore: Panjabi Adabi Laihr, 1992. 55 Pee sharab tey kha kebab, hait bal hadiyan de aag Bullehya bhan ghar rab da, ise thugan day thug noon thug.

If the act of worship in the mosque symbolizes the meeting of heaven and earth, the arsh and the farsh, the octagonal tomb with or without the char bagh or four-part garden represents paradise on earth. As the final resting place of the believer, the tomb evokes the organic unity of being, covering the spiritual and secular realms. This facilitated borrowings from regional traditions, not in some syncretic weave obliterating the religiously informed cultural identities of Muslims but permitting the emergence of what has been variously described as Indo-Persian or the IndoIslamic style of the arts.

65 A manifestation of the self-pride and honour, which along with the notions of protection and hospitality towards guests and revenge for all insults are among the principles of Pukhtunwali or the code of conduct underpinning Pathan tribal society, this exuberant assertion conveys the cultural ethos of a people who have defied external pressures more effectively than their own internal fissures. So strong is the competitive spirit among the Pathans that even the next of kin is deemed to be untrustworthy.

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