The Last Queen of Kashmir By Rakesh Ok Kaul
The Last Queen of Kashmir is historical past guide by Rakesh Ok Kaul, printed in 2016.
Kota, lovely and regal, had as soon as identified love and dreamt of happiness. A lifetime in the past. Earlier than the homicide of her father. Earlier than she grew to become Kota Rani, the clever regent who guidelines over Kashmir with a agency hand. As invaders and immigrants disturb the tranquillity of her land, Kota should discover a approach to defend her folks. However at what private price? Can she climate the political intrigues and power-play of the court docket? Will she achieve preserving the splendour and variety of her society? Will social hypocrisy and notions of what a lady must be maintain Kota from being the sovereign she is aware of she is? Set in fourteenth-century Kashmir, The Last Queen of Kashmir is the sweeping saga of a civilization in peril. It’s also the story of one of the best queens of the land – one that may converse to the women and men of as we speak.