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Indian resources

These are some links to books, films and podcasts about India which I have found interesting, inspiring or useful. If you are interested in the country you could find something for yourself here. For books, films, photos, etc. about Ladakh check my Ladakh.pl website, which is dedicated to that region.

Books

  • India Rising: Travels in Modern India
    by Oliver Balch
    Faber and Faber, 2012; ISBN: 9780571259250
    A fascinating book about modern India and its vast changes. About people of India, their plans, dreams and every day affords.
  • Indianomix. Making sense of modern India.
    by Vivek Dehejia and Rupa Subramanya
    Random House India, 2012; ISBN: 978-81-8400-121-1
    The economics professor Vivek Dehejia and economics journalist Rupa Subramanya put many aspects of today's India into a new perspective. From punctuality and IST - Indian Standard Time or "Indian Stretchable Time" through stock market to women's rights and sex ratio. The book makes you rethinking your understanding of many aspects of the country and today's world.
  • India. A portrait.
    by Patrick French
    Penguin Books India, 2011; ISBN: 9780670085514
  • Broken Republic. Three Essays.
    by Arundhati Roy
    Penguin Books, 2011; ISBN: 9780241145289
    Very interesting yet quite shocking book about aspects of the contemporary Indian internal policy.
    Polish edition of this book: Arundhati Roy, "Indie rozdarte", Wielka Litera 2014, ISBN: 978-83-64142-31-4.
  • The Story of India
    by Michael Wood
    BBC Books, 2008; ISBN: 978-1-846-07460-8
    A perfect introduction to the history of India written with enthusiasm. A fascinating reading.

For books about Ladakh check my Ladakh.pl website dedicated to the region.
 

Podcasts

Photo galleries

Websites

  • TheIndiaSite.com
    An independent source of links to stories and news related to India. Updated daily.

What's going on in India

This is what people tweet about India right now on Twitter. Obviously, the author of this page is unable to control the posts below and will not be responsible for any misleading or abusing information found here.

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