The Eleventh Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Monday, November 16th to Sunday, November 22nd 2020

Virtual Festival
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Vaibhav Purandare


Vaibhav is the author of the critically acclaimed ‘Savarkar: The True Story of the Father of Hindutva’. His other books are ‘Sachin Tendulkar: A Definitive Biography’ and ‘Bal Thackeray & The Rise Of The Shiv Sena’. He is currently senior editor, ‘The Times of India’ and has worked with ‘The Hindustan Times’, ‘The Indian Express’ and several other publications in the past.


Prophet Or Loss?

Panel Discussions Thursday, 14th Nov 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tata Theatre - NCPA

Savarkar’s idea of India.

Other Speakers :
Ashutosh, Hindol Sengupta, George Jose
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