Author Amitabha Bagchi on how his novel ‘The Householder’ was born

The Manusmriti makes it clear that Bhramacharya ashram ends at the age of 24. After that a man must enter Grihastha ashram. But, like many men of my generation do - often to the chagrin of the women of my generation - I stayed in Bhramacharya ashram way beyond the prescribed age, living in messy… Continue reading Author Amitabha Bagchi on how his novel ‘The Householder’ was born