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Mamoni Raisom Goswami is one of the very popular name in the field of Assamese literature who has bagged many prestigious awards like. An eminent writer, poet, scholar, litterateur, novelist and professor, Mamoni Raisom Goswami was a renowned personality in the field of. Mamoni Raisom Goswami’s death marks end of an era in Literature of Assam. A lady with bright personality and a noble heart, popularly known as Mamoni.

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It is also to her credit that she made extensive use of the relation between different variants of the modern Assamese language as both signifiers of the politics of social and cultural differences among the various Assamese communities.

Dr Mamoni Raisom Goswami, the Jnanpith winner bids adieu – Geetima Baruah Sarma, Assam

But the overall emphasis remained on the unity of the Assamese identity. After relocating to Delhi, to become Head of Assamese Department at the University of Delhi, the most glorious phases of her life begins.

His limitless love for her had completely wiped out the anguish and tumult in her mind that beleaguered her so much during her early years that she had even attempted to kill herself. Since 80s decade, Mamoni Raisom Goswami has been counted as one of the great author in India.

Mamoni Raisom Goswami

Her involvement led to the formation of the People’s Consultative Groupa peace committee. Inshe was awarded with life time literary achievement award by “Kamal Kumari Foundation”. Thousands of her fans and followers greeted her well-being when she took to the bed.

Her experiences in Kashmir and Madhya Pradesh, an Indian state where her husband had worked as an engineer, was used in her novels Ahiron and The Chehnab’s Current, respectively. Plight of the dispossessed in India and abroad. Inshe published her first book ‘Sinaki Morom’, a story collection, in the name ‘Indira Goswami’.


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With Munshi Premchand’s son Amit Roy. Mamoni Raisom Goswami is her pen name by which she preferred to write. She claims that she wrote just to live and that otherwise it would not have been possible for her to go on living. One of the main issues that the novel touches upon is the plight of young widows for whom companionship beyond the confines of their ashrams and fellow widows become impossible.

Indira went into complete depression after this shocking incident. But she carried the memories of her husband through out her life and taking that as an inspiration. Mamoni Raisom Goswami had several passing-by relationships before she met Madhavan, with who she fell in love and in the yeardespite the objection from her family, they got married and soon left for Runn of Kutch, where he was posted by the company.

She said in an interview, “When the novel was serialized in a popular magazine, I was threatened with dire consequences.

Mamoni Raisom Goswami – a noted Assamese writer | Assam Topix Blog

Pet Banju during University days. Mamoni Raisom Goswami became an i nternation figure of Ramayan studies soon. Brought up in a conservative Brahmin family, Goswami never stuck to the diktat of social norms, — be it while marrying someone out of the community, or in the way she wrote.

Her sufferings and struggles in life are conveyed in her book An Unfinished Autobiography written in the style of a novel.

Dr Mamoni Raisom Goswami is a distinguished name in the world of literature. In The Saga of South Kamrup, originally called Une Khowa Howda in Assamese, she chronicles the saga of a young Brahmin widow Giribala who, since the death of her husband, had eaten only rice and boiled pulses and now shocks the society by eating meat surreptitiously. Her teacher Upendra Chandra Lekharu persuaded her to pursue research work for peace of mind. But her life was meant to finish lot more tasks than that, thats why probably she survived both the occassions.


Views Read Edit View history. Indira Goswami 14 November — 29 Novemberknown by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Glswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo[3] is an Assamese editor, poet, professor, scholar and writer. She brought out various intense issues of the Indian society and gave a new dimesion to the Assamese literature.

C from Tarini Charan Girls School in She was lovingly called Mamoni by her mother. She claims that she wrote just to live and that otherwise it would not have been possible for her to go on living. Chandigarh Goa Pune Goswqmi Surat. Subramanian June 9, They gosswami no children.

She referred to herself as an “observer” of the peace process rather than as a mediator or initiator. She has numerous awards and recognitions at national level. It was his love that changed her life but sadly, just after gaisom years of their marriage, Madhavan died in a road accident, which again created a void in her life.

Mamoni’s confrontation with the windows during her stay in Brindavan created a master piece novel “Nilakanthar Bajra”.