According to the ancient writings there are four stages in a man's life: first he is a child, then a student: after that comes the life of a householder, when a man must raise a family and see to their needs. This witty and perceptive novel is about Prem, a young teacher in New Delhi who has just become a householder and is finding his responsibilities perplexing.
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Review: The Householder: A NovelUser Review - Karen - Goodreads
Having made a trip to India at the end of 2012, I've found myself fascinated with the country and reading quite a few books about Indian life, some fiction and some non-fiction. Although this novel ... Read full review
Review: The Householder: A NovelUser Review - Ali - Goodreads
According to the synopsis of this novel on Goodreads – this is a witty novel. There is certainly a kind of bittersweet comedic quality to some of it – but I'm not sure I'd call it witty exactly. I'm ... Read full review
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The film, The Householder, was released by Merchant Ivory Productions in 1963 .... 1963, The Householder, screenplay, adapted from the novel by Jhabvala ...
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Merchant Ivory Productions :: The Householder
Filmed entirely on location in Delhi, The Householder is a comedy that revolves around Prem (Shashi Kapoor), a young teacher at a boys' college who has been ...
The householder (Book) (Harper's Magazine)
The householder (Book). SUBJECT OF, 1 Review from 1960. THINGS CONNECTED TO “The householder (Book)”. HUMAN BEINGS. Auchincloss, Louis ...
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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Merchant had read in Hollywood Jhabvala's novel The Householder (1960). The domestic comedy told of a newly-married couple, Prem and Indu, ...
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala at Hollywood.com
She turned screenwriter when the director-producer duo of James Ivory and Ismail Merchant sought her permission to film her novel, "The Householder" (1963). ...
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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala Biography - Ruth Prawer Jhabvala comments:
The Householder. London, Murray, and New York, Norton, 1960. ... The Householder, 1963; Shakespeare Wallah, with James Ivory, 1965; The Guru, 1968; ...
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Films like ‘The Householder’ and ‘Heat and Dust’ are based on novels by Jhabvala, while ‘In Custody’ is based on a novel by Anita Desai and ‘Mystic Masseur’ ...
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Merchant, a king among producers, dies | Independent, The (London ...
That same year, they premiered their first film, The Householder, based on a novel by ... The Householder 1963. Stars Shashi Kapoor. Heat and Dust 1983 ...
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JSTOR: The Yogi and the Babbitt: Themes and Characters of the New ...
We shall see that this is precisely the approach of the Swami (The Householder), Sarla Devi (Get Ready for Battle) and other Yogi-type characters in ...
The Hindu : The star of a brand
Without that craziness, films so ahead of their times like "The Householder" and "Shakespearewallah" could not have been made, nor could the adventurer ...
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