By Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar
Around the center of the 19th century, while the East India corporation had consolidated its carry over the Indian subcontinent, a Chitpavan Brahmin through the identify of Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar made up our minds to go the Vindhya mountains along with his elderly uncle to earn a few cash. What he had no longer foreseen was once how his journey may coincide with the historical Sepoy Mutiny and play havoc with their shuttle plans.
This is a different first-person, eyewitness account in their picaresque trip, recorded numerous years after their go back domestic. this is often additionally probably the one documentation of a momentous occasion within the background of India by way of an impoverished yet realized younger beggar-priest.
In this gripping but delicate translation, Mrinal Pande brings to lifestyles for this present day s reader the account of Vishnu Bhatt s adventures, and the attention-grabbing historical past of its publication.
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1857:The Real Story Of The Great Uprising by Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar