BY TTT NEWS NETWORK
NEW DELHI, 3 MARCH 2023:
ABOUT THE BOOK:
‘The Fragrant Healing Earth’ is the story of university student Prakriti’s prayer to the Mother Goddess for peace and prosperity for entire creation that resides on Planet Earth.
The story begins by describing how Prakriti & her family experience life through joys and struggles, including the recent ravaging Pandemic. Through the experiences of College Professor Kalyani, close friend Jannat, family friend Ganesh and Development Professional Phoolpreet, the plot addresses significant themes such as Environment conservation, Climate Change, Education and integrated development.
A native of Khushrang village in the hill state of Uttarakhand, Prakriti both as a participant and an observer in the journey represents our interaction with the natural environment.
Prakriti’s story enlightens the reader to introspect and breaks apart the illusion of a safe world. It helps the reader to hold onto hope and seek solutions towards preservation rather than destruction.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
BHAVNA MATHUR, the author of ‘The Fragrant Healing Earth’has a post- graduate degree in Community Resource Management and Extension from Lady Irwin College, Delhi University. Her foray into writing started at an early age when she began writing poems and articles for newspapers and magazines.
She has taught Resource Management, Communication techniques and Extension Methods at Delhi University. Her poems and articles reflect her views on life and express refreshing thoughts about childhood, life and people.
Spiritual meaning of life and Purpose of living are themes which hold her interest. The influence of rapid globalization and industrialization over the environment remain significant areas of concern for her.
Bhavna’s debut novel, ‘The Goodness Charm’ was set in the coastal state of Odisha. It evoked the positivity of Community Service through experiences of Shankar, a Non-Resident Indian boy who visits his native village Gopalpur and meets cousins and relatives with great fondness. The story of “The Goodness Charm” brought out the essence of the noble thought that ‘Goodness Is Its Own Reward.’
‘The Fragrant Healing Earth’is the second novel penned by Bhavna. The story brings alive the vitality inherent in the human spirit. It calls out the urgency for questioning the relevance of development at the cost of environmental degradation. The interconnectedness of all beings with Creation remains a particularly obvious thought in the story and inspires the reader towards leading a peaceful and meaningful life on planet Earth.
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