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Dear Prophet: A Woman’s Story
Dear Prophet: A Woman’s Story
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About The Book

Dear Prophet - A Woman's Story is larina's story and her reflections on imponderable existential questions, "the meaning of a woman's life and the meaning of meaning". Through the letters she writes to the founder of her religion, the Prophet Mohammed, the panorama of this Muslim woman's life and that of her young son, Hamid, is revealed. While she searches for her missing son, larina's letters and narration describe a convoluted chain of events that move from India to Germany, Lebanon and the United States, ending up in Colorado, where Hamid undergoes the transformation, which changes everything in their lives. The intrigue and terror that grip larina's and Hamid's comfortable lives intensify with each turn of a screw wielded by an invisible hand, ending in a remarkable set of events.

About The Author

Ali Ansari's first work of fiction is drawn form his familiarity with places, cultures and experiences described in the book that made him write it with sensitivity and understanding of a womam's struggle to find her place in a shrinking, multicultural world. Ali's narration of the story touches on his own attempt to make sense of human relationships, love attachment and detachment and the human mind a need for ultimate release in a final silence.

Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the U.S as well as in India and the founder of "Englineers Without Borders - India", Ali's first book sufism And Beyond Sufi Thought in The Light of Late Twentieth Century Science did Very well. Ali is an Indo-American Writer, Who now lives in Coibatore India

Contents

1Zarina9
2Dear Prophet11
3The Call14
4Meeting Mohsin18
5How It All Began28
6Shah Ali31
7A Clash of Civilisation36
8Growing Up Hamid40
9An E-Mail From Hamid43
10Something Happened At Pine Ridge46
11The Incident's Backdrop50
12Anatomy Of The Incident52
13Me56
14My Life In America-Early Years60
15Bluebird71
16T,he Later Years In Chicago72
17David And I77
18The Boulder Years85
19What Is Allah?92
20The Fateful Year99
2114. Decision105
22Back In Boulder107
23Hamid's Letter109
24Nicole119
25Awakening125

Dear Prophet: A Woman’s Story

Item Code:
NAE624
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Paperback
Edition:
2012
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ISBN:
9788179916834
Language:
English
Size:
8.5 inch x 5.5 inch
Pages:
126
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Weight of the Book: 180 gms
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About The Book

Dear Prophet - A Woman's Story is larina's story and her reflections on imponderable existential questions, "the meaning of a woman's life and the meaning of meaning". Through the letters she writes to the founder of her religion, the Prophet Mohammed, the panorama of this Muslim woman's life and that of her young son, Hamid, is revealed. While she searches for her missing son, larina's letters and narration describe a convoluted chain of events that move from India to Germany, Lebanon and the United States, ending up in Colorado, where Hamid undergoes the transformation, which changes everything in their lives. The intrigue and terror that grip larina's and Hamid's comfortable lives intensify with each turn of a screw wielded by an invisible hand, ending in a remarkable set of events.

About The Author

Ali Ansari's first work of fiction is drawn form his familiarity with places, cultures and experiences described in the book that made him write it with sensitivity and understanding of a womam's struggle to find her place in a shrinking, multicultural world. Ali's narration of the story touches on his own attempt to make sense of human relationships, love attachment and detachment and the human mind a need for ultimate release in a final silence.

Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the U.S as well as in India and the founder of "Englineers Without Borders - India", Ali's first book sufism And Beyond Sufi Thought in The Light of Late Twentieth Century Science did Very well. Ali is an Indo-American Writer, Who now lives in Coibatore India

Contents

1Zarina9
2Dear Prophet11
3The Call14
4Meeting Mohsin18
5How It All Began28
6Shah Ali31
7A Clash of Civilisation36
8Growing Up Hamid40
9An E-Mail From Hamid43
10Something Happened At Pine Ridge46
11The Incident's Backdrop50
12Anatomy Of The Incident52
13Me56
14My Life In America-Early Years60
15Bluebird71
16T,he Later Years In Chicago72
17David And I77
18The Boulder Years85
19What Is Allah?92
20The Fateful Year99
2114. Decision105
22Back In Boulder107
23Hamid's Letter109
24Nicole119
25Awakening125
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