Munshi Premchand, widely lauded as the greatest Hindi fiction writer of the twentieth century, wrote close to short stories over the course of a prolific career. Premchand's Short Stories has 2 ratings and 0 reviews. Selected short stories of Premchand translated from Hindi to Assamese. The book contains 22 short. Results 1 - 16 of 32 - Premchand Ki Shresth Kahaniyan (Hindi) प्रेमचंद की श्रेष्ठ The Salt Inspector and other stories (Stories by Premchand Book 2).


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It's a heartwarming tale premchand short stories how these friends stick together in every difficulty and finally reach home. Poos Ki Raat Yet another masterpiece from Premchand.

Poos is a local word for Poush- a month in Hindu calendar that begins from mid December till mid-January. Read 'Poos Ki Raat' to know how Halku managed to survive through the chilling winds, with just an old tattered blanket and his loyal dog by his side. Eidgaah We've all read this story at least once in our lifetime.

They are extremely poor and his grandmother is barely able to provide premchand short stories with two square meals a day.


All the children are excited about the fair and all of Hamid's friends buy sweets and beautiful toys. Hamid, who has the least amount of money among all his friends, is tempted seeing their toys and sweets but doesn't give in.

Instead, the thoughtful boy buys a pair of tongs for his grandmother, so that she doesn't burn her hands in the flames while cooking. premchand short stories

10 Short Stories By Munshi Premchand That Effortlessly Portray Complicated Human Emotions

This poignant story of a young boy's sacrifice and love makes everyone shed a tear or two. Thakur Ka Kuan Thakur Ka Kuan throws light on the degrading condition of Dalits in the old days when they were denied clean drinking water by people premchand short stories upper caste.

When a Dalit woman Gangi's ailing husband complains of an unbearable odour in drinking water, she asks him to wait until she fetches clean water from somewhere.

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Thakur Ka Kuan will make you dread the caste-based discrimination in our country. Boodhi Kaaki Like most of his stories, this one highlights the struggles of a poor and helpless soul.

This time, his central character is an old and blind woman whose husband and sons have died. With no one to look after her in this age, her nephew promises to keep her, but not before transferring all her property to his name. And now, the nephew Premchand short stories and his wife Rupa, don't even give her food to eat.

Once during a function at their home, everyone enjoys eating sweets and pooris, ignoring the old Kaaki who's starving of hunger. Unable to control herself any longer, the poor and premchand short stories woman lands in the middle of guests.


This angers the heartless couple even more. The climax of this story, when Rupa finds the Kaaki quietly eating the leftovers, will melt even the toughest of hearts.

With this story, Munshi Premchand gives out a message that old age is just a re-arrival of childhood. Namak Ka Daroga Another soul-stirring gem from his stories, Namak Ka Daroga leaves a sweet taste in your mouth and tears in your eyes.

Vanshidhar premchand short stories newly appointed as the Daroga in the government's salt department. Back in the day, salt was a precious premchand short stories and its illegal trade was rampant.