Often it is said that as the people in large numbers had left their country, home and take refuge in other countries in the twentieth century, perhaps not in any another century. But perhaps the bigger tragedy is that a man is deported without ever leaving his own home, become doomed to live like refugees in their own home. In a way this book presents a historical document of Nirmal Verma's socio-cultural concerns.
Dr. Kailash Vajpayee's written numerous essays are compiled in this book. Because these essays were written for the general information of the readers in a particular newspaper, therefore these topics are miscellaneous, just as the lives of all of us. However, let's not forget that despite of all external variations, we are all bound to the one source. Based on the contents seems different these articles have the same under-tide.
'Zindagi Muskarayee' is the collection of Kanhaiyalal Mishra 'Prabhakar's essays which should not be considered only as articles but also as memoirs, stories, the experience, the ideas and the sermons which are written so well that it do a magic to the reader's heart, every time he reads it.
'Sahitya Vichar Aur Smriti' is a collection of some specific articles of Dharamvir Bharti which are unpublished. His views, literary essay, language, journalism and many contemporary memories have been saved in these articles. Altogether his thirty-seven articles are collected. The laborious task of compilation is done by writer Mrs Pushpa Bharati, bluestocking of Hindi.
Strong prose writer and technical world expert Jitendra Bhatia has written some very useful social and cultural essays indicating towards the troubles which have been neglected by this society. This work also throws some light over the fact that without finding the answers to some important questions, this world could become quite stiff.