Amrita Imroz;A Love Story

A love story of Awaaz-ae-Punjab; Amrita Pritam

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      Stories of Heer-Ranjha, Sohni Mahiwal have influenced us so much that we have started believing them as the epitome of spiritual worship where lover becomes the eternal quest for the better half. This love story will give us the same intensity. It is beautifully narrated by the author Uma Tilok who explains the depth of the relationship between Amrita and Imroz.

Few lines from the book ‘Amrita-Imroz’ where Uma Trilok describes Amrita Pritam.

      Uma Trilok the author of the book describes ‘Amrita Pritam’ as a proud Punjabi who has lived life on her own terms.  The book includes various incidents that show the intensity and understanding of the relationship shared by both of them. Amrita Pritam being the name in the Punjabi Literary world and Imroz, one of the finest painters across nation

      The author has used simple language to explain the beauty of their relationship and used Amrita Poems at various places to explain her perspectives towards life, situations and people. The proximity, the author shares with Amrita Pritam gives a close peek in towards the life of Amrita Pritam.  

When I wrapped myself with your being

Our bodies turned inwards in contemplation

Our limbs intertwined

Like blossoms in a garland

Like an offering at the altar of the spirit

Our names, slipping out of our lips,

Became a sacred hymn….

                                                               -From Adi Dharam by Amrita Pritam

Author: Dr. Gitanjali Kalia

A learner at heart with 13 years of experience and still growing. From field experience to academic ambience, people interaction and exploring new ideas have been my area of interest and has proved to be stepping stone towards my achievements. Creativity is my core skill, be that vision to see the world or to work towards something aesthetically, creativity exists in everything. I am an academician by profession and the creativity is my passion. Academician: Shifting from advertising field to teaching advertising wasn't in my dreams but I must say it is one of the most challenging and coolest profession altogether. What keeps it ticking is to be with Young minds!! I have written research papers and got by books chapters published in the international books by international publications . Poet: I am a poet and got my poems published by Chandigarh Sahitya Akademi in Kavya Lehri and Kavyanjali. I also have an ebook to my credit titled 'Lyrical Emotions'. Writer(Blogger): A writer who loves writing and has written for numerous magazines, online portals and newspapers like Time of India(Youth section), The Identity, Contemporary Vibes, The Higher education, etc. A Blogger who runs her own blog. An artist who works towards improving her skills every now and then. A traveller who knows learning is much more outside the classroom. As a leaner is never satisfied with his/ her work, I believe to utilize the gift of human birth to the fullest and enjoy.

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