Anthology Of Hindi Short Stories
- Author: Bhisham Sahni, Jai Ratan
- Publisher: Sahitya Akademi
- ISBN: 9788172015275
Which originally appeared under the title Hindi Kahani Sanghrah is a selection by Bhisham Sahni of the best short stories written in Hindi during the last few decades. It features over 25 stories by well known writers like Amrit Lal Nagar, Bhisham Sahni, Mohan Rakesh, Amrit Rai, kamleshwar, Markandey, Nirmal Verma, Mannu, Bhandari and Ram Darash Mishra. The stories are marked by a wide variety of themes, mostly related to contemporary social life, like alienation, loneliness, weariness an the crisis of values.
This English translation retains the flavour and charm of the original in Hindi and is a and charm of the original in Hindi and is a must for those who desire to have a glimpse pf the richness of contemporary Hindi literature.