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Author Name: Siddhartha Gigoo

Siddhartha Gigoo was born in Srinagar, Kashmir, in 1974. He left Kashmir in 1990 due to the political turmoil and militancy. He studied English Literature at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Currently, he works for Tata Consultancy Services and lives with his wife and daughter in New Delhi. He has also written two poetry books, Fall and Other Poems (1994) and Reflections (1995).












 

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The Garden of Solitude
 -by Siddhartha Gigoo

The Garden of Solitude is a poignant tale of a Kashmiri Pandit family driven away from the Valley in the wake of armed... Read More

   
A Fistful of Earth and Other Stories
 -by Siddhartha Gigoo

Set in a land ravaged by political upheaval and war, A Fistful of Earth and Other Stories depicts a surreal world where people ... Read More



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