Escape from Harem

Escape from Harem It was a dark winter night when Zeenat was thrown into the Mughal emperor s harem to satisfy his lust Set against the backdrop of Jahangir s indolence and Shahjahan s rebellion Escape from Harem tel

  • Title: Escape from Harem
  • Author: Tanushree Podder
  • ISBN: 9788186939765
  • Page: 126
  • Format: Paperback
  • Escape from Harem

    It was a dark, winter night when Zeenat was thrown into the Mughal emperor s harem to satisfy his lust Set against the backdrop of Jahangir s indolence and Shahjahan s rebellion, Escape from Harem tells the story of her life that changes forever that fateful night From the harem of Jahangir to Shahjahan s golden age of architecture and Jahanara s boudoir, Zeenat s life iIt was a dark, winter night when Zeenat was thrown into the Mughal emperor s harem to satisfy his lust Set against the backdrop of Jahangir s indolence and Shahjahan s rebellion, Escape from Harem tells the story of her life that changes forever that fateful night From the harem of Jahangir to Shahjahan s golden age of architecture and Jahanara s boudoir, Zeenat s life is a dizzying roller coaster of events, with moments happy and sad trapped in the quagmire of the imperial zenana The silken skeins of romance juxtaposed with the coarse threads of passion and aggression recreate the tumultuous period of Mughal history Traversing the span between circa 1610 and 1650, her story is also a preview of the Mughal culture and way of life.

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    One thought on “Escape from Harem

    1. Nanda Ramesh

      I was not sure what to expect when I started on this novel. Will it be more like an erotic story, adventure or a boring historical treatise on harems? The title promises all and I have to agree with that but with some critique!The story in the novel is spread over the reigns Jahangir and Shahjahan of the mighty Mughal Dynasty. The protagonist as per the title is the fictional character Zeenat, who is forced into the Harem of Jahangir and eventually escapes from there. Though Zeenat's life is the [...]

    2. Adite

      I was extremely excited to find a book that explores the Mughal period. Set in the period of Jahangir and Shahjehan's times, it promised to be a fascinating read. The premise of the story promised a thrilling tale about a girl's escape from the stifling setting of a harem, with all its political intrigues. Till about the mid-point the book lives up to its expectations. It provides interesting details about the period that it is set in and reveals the inner workings of an emperor's harem. It nice [...]

    3. Taanya

      An excellent booka collector's item.Her first book Nurjahan's Daughter got me interested in Mughal history and this one has got me hooked totally.She is one of the finest story tellers in recent times. After a spate of chick lits Escape from Harem comes as a whiff of fresh air.The author weaves a fascinating story with unexpected twists, turns and romance alongside authentic history.

    4. Priyanka Sharma

      Did not really find a strong story line in the book. Failed to engage. A lot of times I found myself just flicking through the pages. It did have the potential to be written much better.

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