Patent Medicine [Chakranta October 1967]

Here is a Dusshra special for all Odias. A story published in CHAKRANTA Dussehra Special Edition Oct 1967.

Along with the cover, this ebook contains the screenplay version of the great short story Patent Medicine, written by FakirMohan Senapati. Screenplay version by Gopal Chhotaray.

Chakranta Odia Magazine Oct 1967


Chha Mana Atha Guntha by Fakir Mohan Senapati

Chha Maana Atha Guntha, written by Fakir Mohan Senapati, Father of Modern Oriya Literature is a 19th Century’s Oriya novel. It is the first Indian novel to deal with the exploitations of landless peasants by the feudal Lord during British Rule. It was written much before the October Revolution of Russia. (14 January 1843 – 14 June 1918)

Chha Maana Atha Guntha

This novel has been translated in to English as “Six Acres and a Third” and published by University of California Press.
A famous movie has been made on this novel in Oriya language. Most of us must have seen the movie decades ago, on DoorDarshan Oriya Telecast.