Roshni Book Club


Roshni Book Club – Part 10

In this edition of the book club, host Manpreet Sahota invites listeners to discuss books that they have read recently.

Roshni (08/20/2021)


Roshni Book Club – Part 9

In this edition of the book club, host Manpreet Sahota discusses the short story Borders authored by Thomas King.

Roshni (07/30/2021)


Roshni Book Club – Part 8

ਮਰਜੀਵੜਾ /The Valiant-Jaswant Singh Khalra by Gurmeet Kaur. Host Manpreet Sahota and listeners discuss their reactions and responses upon reading the book. 

Roshni (06/25/2021)


Roshni Book Club – Part 7

Avar writer Rasool Hamzatov’s iconic book ‘Mera Daghestan’ has resonated with readers across ages and generations. Roshni Book Club participants join Manpreet Sahota in critically analyzing the content of the book.


Roshni Book Club – Part 6

Amandeep Sandhu’s well researched travelogue/history “Panjab: Journeys Through Fault Lines” was the book club selection for the month of March 2021. The author joined the conversation and interacted with the listeners making the session a unique one.


Roshni Book Club – Part 5

George Orwell’s ‘Animal Farm’ is an anti-utopian allegory that is popular even today. Host Manpreet Sahota and Roshni Book Club participants share their responses to different aspects and relevance of this book.


Roshni Book Club – Part 4

In this session of the book club, books discussed and reviewed include:

  • Lokyat – Devi Parsad
  • Ek Onkar Satnam – Osho  
  • Under the Moonlit Sky – Navdeep Gill
  • Satluj Wehnda reha – Baldev Singh Sadaknama
  • Main Dhaava’n Dilli de Kinggre – Baldev Singh Sadaknama
  • Panjwa Sahibzada – Baldev Singh Sadaknama
  • How to win friends and influence people – Dale Carnegie
  • Meditations – Marcus Aurelius  
  • Come and Dance with me – Nancy Hays
  • Wisdom of the subconscious mind – John K Williams
  • Aaapbeeti – Gian Singh Chaatar
  • Raseedi Ticket- Amrita Pritam
  • Khanabadosh – Ajit Cour
  • Yaado’n ki Baarat – Josh Malihabadi
  • Chitta Lahu- Nanak Singh
  • Kitne Pakistan – Kamleshwar
  • Tarkved – Narinder Singh Kapoor

Roshni Book Club – Part 3

In the third session of the book club, books discussed and reviewed include:

  • Indus Saga – Intizar Husain Akhtar
  • Rhetoric – Aristotle
  • Utopia – Thomas Moore
  • Hints for Self-Culture– Lala Hardyal  
  • The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
  • Turtles all the Way Down – John Green
  • The Happiness Equation – Neil Pasricha
  • Ganj-E-Shaheeda’n and Shaheedan-e-Wafa – Allah Yaar Khan Jogi

Roshni Book Club – Part 2

In the second session of the book club, books discussed and reviewed include:

  • Akali Morchea’n da Itihas – Sohan Singh Josh
  • A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth
  • Salt – Nayyara Waheed
  • The Power of Now – Eckhard Tolle  
  • Dharti Panjj Dariyayi – Nain Sukh
  • Yudh Naad -Manmohan bawa
  • Rashmirathi – Ramdhari Singh Dinkar

Roshni Book Club – Part 1

In the very first session of the book club, books discussed and reviewed include:

  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind – Yuval Noah Harari
  • Man’s Search for Meaning – Viktor Frankl
  • Hints for Self-Culture – Lala Hardyal
  • The Book of Rumi – Narguess Farzad
  • Gurmat Manovigyan- Jaswant Singh Neki
  • Kashmir di Dastan – Amarjit Singh Dullat
  • Gujhe Bhed – Manohar Singh
  • Dakuan da Munda – Mintu Gurusaria
  • Zindagi da Ashiq – Mintu Gurusaria
  • Power of Positive Thinking – Vincent peele