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Shrilal Shukla

Interview With A Defeated Leader

Jun 20, 2014 Shrilal Shukla

This satirical essay was written in 1969 but still feels fresh and relevant today.

'A Wealth Of Experiences'

Nov 01, 2011 Gillian Wright

'Raag Darbari is not widely read in Delhi society and you'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who had heard of it or its author at the average dinner party...'


The Knowing Narratorial Voice

Shrilal Shukla served to restore one's faith in the infinite creative possibilities of Hindi in an age of poor little talkative Indian-English.

'A World Impoverished'

Oct 29, 2011 Rupert Snell

Shrilal Shukla (1925-2011): 'A world without Shrilal ji is a world impoverished, dull, and less wise; but we have his writing, so we have him with us still'


We, The Corrupt

With the first decade of this century has come a growing realization that corruption is not limited to the state and its affiliates. It was a theme that Shrilal Shukla grappled with over 40 years ago.

13 January, 2006

The Laughter Says It All

Ashok Vajpeyi

Celebrating 80 years of the creator of Raag Darbari turned out to be as musical as the author who's always considered literature to be beyond ideology.


Photo Gallery

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

Congress leader Anand Sharma interacts with AAP MP Sanjay Singh, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
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