Such a rich assemblage of hair on my two arms, The hide and seek of the moon, as though your face. What a concealed thrill. Your body is a flowing stream Where the waves rise and sink. I am Krishna. Why is my flute so quiet? I only sink in the waves of water Where […]
Harekrishna Deka, (b. 1943) Eminent Assamese poet, fiction writer, critic, editor, and the recipient of Sahitya Akademi Award (1987), Katha Award (1996), Assam Valley Literary Award (2010) and Padmanath Bidyabinod Award (2015); has nine collections of poems, six volumes of short stories, five books of literary criticism, two novels, two edited books, two books of social criticism and one collection of translated poems to his credit; has served as the editor of the English daily ‘The Sentinel’ and the Assamese literary magazine ‘Goriyoshi’. Starting his professional career as a college teacher, he has served as the Director General of Police and a member of the National Security Advisory Board.
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Variously described as Naxalites, Maoists or left extremists, the Communist Party Of India (Maoist) is avowedly a party theoretically based on Marxist political doctrine that in praxis has consciously adopted the political and military strategies of Mao. It envisages a ‘new democracy’ for India to be achieved through an agrarian-proletariat revolution and by means of […]