Vol 30 No 1 (2014)
Narratives

Mandakini

Abstract

Mandakini is a short story about a Hill woman who falls in love with a man from the Plains and marries him and goes to live with him on the Plains. But she cannot forget her deep and intimate connection with her beloved hills and valleys and refuses to sacrifice her connection to nature and substitute it by technology. This is her story and her journey back home.