Sudha Murthy just has the right eye to look and learn from all simple incidents in life. I do have a great Respect for Sudha Madam but I didnt like the way she criticize of other people, she should have also thought about other peoples point of view.. There is nothing complex about them, which is also a stark reminder that simple virtues are easy to imbibe but difficult to follow. View all 5 comments. We help where our help is recognized in the form of media or print publications. It gives the reader very simple things of life to be looked at and to be considered. Societal norms, treatment of women and botched up minds are an integral part of the short stories on offer.

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Wise And Otherwise

Page ‘ Wise otherwise sudha murthy – 4 Stars Plot Summary – Fifty vignettes showcase the myriad shades of human nature A man dumps his aged father in an old-age home after declaring him to be a homeless stranger, a tribal chief in the Sahyadri hills teaches the author that t 38th Book of Quote from the Book I Liked – ‘Travelling opens the doors to knowledge.

Her work is truly ‘a salute to life’. May it be a small comment she heard or some person’s Aura she felt.

She has written about a boy who marries a girl suffering from murtgy after reading her book, Mahashweta. Dec 24, Debanjan rated it it was ok. If you are traveling in a bus, your fellow passengers will get into a conversation with you very quickly and without any reservation. Social workers are in a better position than politicians, bureaucrats etc to understand the reality at grassroot levels.


She brought tears to my eyes when she talked about Zubeida, who tells her brother to return the unspent money allotted for her cancer treatment. In these 50 tales, she jots down 50 incidences she came across which somehow affected her deeply. Want to Read saving….

The book is a wake up call for our moral senses. Recommended read if you are looking for simple stories with deep moralistic values attached and a quick read.

Sep 04, Wise otherwise sudha murthy rated it it was amazing Shelves: View all 5 comments. BUT if you want to see how you work in a situation, how your friends and people around you are, how our big yet small country is and when it comes to values, humility and culture- This it is the book for you.

Wise & Otherwise – Sudha Murthy – Google Books

The scandinavian 1 Honesty is not the mark of any particular class nor is it related to education or wealth. Other editions – View all Wise and Otherwise: Retrieved from ” https: It gives the reader very simple things of life to be looked at and to murthu considered.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Perhaps I shouldn’t have tried to read it all at once. Conclusion – Short Instances full of emotions.

My favourite line in the book was – “There is grace in accepting also. This revised new edition is sure to charm many more readers and encourage them to explore their inner selves and the world around us with new eyes.


Oct 01, Rebecca otherwiwe it really liked it Shelves: Her writing is what makes those not so important moments, some Great lesson and Life stories for a reader. It springs naturally from the heart.

Jul 05, Anusha rated it it was ok. Paperbackpages. A book of 50 odd short stories of real life experiences of the author which has enough power to tease one’s heart and at least one fable will have close resemblance Firstly this book is a much needed break from the Chasings, Murders, Mysteries, and Wise otherwise sudha murthy and others.

Quotes from Wise And Otherwise. From incredible examples of generosity to the meanest acts one can expect from men and women, she records everything with wry humour and a directness that touches the heart.

Wise and Otherwise: A Salute to Life – Sudha Murty – Google Books

Frankly speaking the book was a change from the stereotype books of fiction and its ante! This is the first sudha Murthys book I read ; love the book, simple and beautiful presentationMost of the narrations appear oherwise be personal experiences of the author.

Apr 24, Arti rated it really liked it. If you are traveling by air, then the likely hood of getting into a conversation is quite small.