Book review – The Ascetic of Desire

“Of what use is the practice of virtue, when its results are so uncertain?” – Kamasutra 1.2.21 Thus begins the book ‘The Ascetic of Desire’ by Sudhir Kakar. I chuckled, marvelled at this insightful comment and promptly bought this book to devour on a flight. In this work of fiction set in the 4th century … Continue reading Book review – The Ascetic of Desire