The concept of love marriages are simple all around the world, except in India. 2 States: The Story of My Marriage is a book that explores love marriages in this country. It is not as simple as boy loves girl and vice versa before they get married. In India, Boy's family has to love girl's family and vice versa. Importantly, boy's family has to love girl and accept her. So if all these conditions are met, the marriage happens. If not, it becomes a tug of warThe story of culture assimilation
This book is about Krish and Ananya's story. They are from two different Indian states that have diverging cultures. They are in love and want to enter wedlock. Of course, as is the case, their parents don't relent. It is easy for them to fight against odd, but difficult to convince. Written by Chetan Bhagat of Five Point Someone fame, this is yet another blockbuster book.For who is this book for?
This book is for those who want to understand the cultural disparities faced by Indian people. It discusses the paradox of India's social theme of being united in diversity. Along the way, you can laugh as well, as the author is adept at tickling your funny bone. The boy is from Punjab and the girl is a Tamil Brahmin - known for their orthodox ways. They meet while doing their MBA. The inevitable happens. The rest is for you to read. The highlights of this book are its easy read-ability, humour, insights, philosophy, and finally, a social message. All of this combines to produce yet another blockbuster book from the author.About the author
Chetan Bhagat is a best-selling author with famous novels such as One Night @ the Call Center, Five Point Someone and The 3 Mistakes of life. In India's history, there has never been a bestselling English author as this. He is not only an influential author, but a youth icon. Times Magazine listed him in the 100 most influential people in the world. Chetan also writes regularly for newspapers on youth development and social issues. This paperback/hardcover book can be ordered online with the ISBN number 10 of 8129115301and ISBN number 13 of 978-8129115300. Order online your copy today!