Gurcharan Das interviews on the book "Kama: The Riddle of Desire"

Gurcharan Das explores the pleasure principle in his new book on desire

Pleasure and desire, in contemporary India, are contentious subjects. The rights of the citizens to indulge their appetites, for food or love, are being curtailed by the state and the judiciary. Gurcharan Das' latest book, Kama: The Riddle Of Desire, is pertinent reading in this context. Going back to ancient India and further, to the cosmic spheres, it revisits philosophies, mythologies and cultures of love.

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Editor Tarini Uppal : Talking about his love for the written word, the life of a writer and his new book, 'Kama:The Riddle of Desire'.

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