Thanda Gosht (Afsanay) by Saadat Hasan Manto

Book Name: Thanda Gosht

The Writer: Saadat Hasan Manto

Introduction to the Book:

Manto Afsana Thanda Gosht in Urdu:

Thanda Gosht (Afsanay) by Saadat Hasan Manto is a standard and well-written collection of short stories of Urdu literature. The writer of this collection of short stories is Saadat Hasan Manto, the greatest short story writer of Urdu literature.

This collection of short stories for Urdu literature is considered the best literary work of Saadat Hasan Manto. Some stories in the book are considered very controversial.

The book depicts the different social roles played by Manto. These characters are usually the characters of our street neighborhood. Even a common and illiterate person has a lot of understanding about these characters.

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This is the reason why Manto’s short stories are also liked by common people who know Urdu and Punjabi language. Minto’s literary work is very popular. The religious community of Pakistan and India strongly hate Saadat Hasan Manto’s books.

Scholars say that Saadat Hasan Manto does a lot of obscenity in his writings. He mentions alcohol, prostitutes, and dancing a lot in his short stories. However, liberal and neutral circles are great admirers of Saadat Hasan Manto’s short stories.

Thanda Gosht, a collection of short stories consists of only eight stories. These stories depict Indian society before the creation of Pakistan. Seventy-five years ago, the social conditions of India and Punjab were completely different from today.

The titles of these stories are as follows.

  1. Chilled meat
  2. Flowers of God’s mercy
  3. The bullet
  4. Sarada
  5. Bast
  6. Perrin
  7. Corrosion
  8. Half past three

Author’s Introduction:

Saadat Hasan Manto was born in Samrala City in the Ludhiana District of the Indian Province of Punjab in India. He is the most widely read and popular short story writer in Urdu literature. Minto’s short story literature has millions of admirers in Pakistan and India.

There is no doubt that he is the most popular and greatest short story writer in the Urdu language. However, he is a controversial writer who is accused of writing too many obscene stories. This is why people filed cases against Manto in various courts to ban his books.

Most of the objections are made to his book, Thanda Gosh. Minto’s detractors say that his obscene short stories are having a very negative impact on the young generation. A highly objectionable and controversial book is Toba Tek Singh. In this story, Munto makes fun of Indian politicians and calls them crazy.

Famous books of Saadat Hasan:

  1. Thanda Gosht
  2. Manto Ke Mazameen
  3. Ibn e Adam
  4. Aik Mard
  5. Shikari Auratain
  6. Manto Kay Mazameen
  7. Toba Tek Singh
  8. Ganjay Farishtay

Saadat Hasan is the author of more than seventy books. Most of them are books of Urdu short stories, but there are also a few books of comic literature that have been blessed with unparalleled fame.

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