The Iconic Women of Modern India
Published by Penguin Books
Released in year 2006
Priced at Rs 295/-
Freeing the Spirit celebrates some of the most remarkable women of modern India who, defying all odds, transcended the role carved out for them to reach unimaginable degrees of accomplishment. Each story is one of individual triumph in the face of seemingly impossible obstacles; of strength, hope and tenacity.
Bhawana Somaaya tells Lata Mangeshkar’s story of phenomenal success and artistic mastery borne out of poverty and hardship.