in stock
Product by: Rupa Publications
Our Price


In stock

Buy Now


Order Now English Book Citadel Of Love By Pratibha Ray From Odisha Shop


Pratibha Ray, formerly Professor in Education and former Member, Odisha Public Service Commission, is one of the leading fiction writers in India writing in her mother tongue Odia. Her literary focus is on sychosocial analysis of people, tribes and characters. She is powerfully drawn to history and legends and often builds intricate narratives around thems that are part of the racial consciousness. She has several novels, travelogues, short story, poetry and essay collections to her credit. She is the recipient of the Janapith Award for her contribution to Indian Literature, the Moorti Devi Award, the Sahitya Akademi Award and the Padmashri given by the Goverment of India.


Citadel of Love by Pratibha Ray is a gripping novel set in 12th century India. The story revolves around the life of Chandraprabha, a brave and intelligent princess born to the king of Naga dynasty. Despite being a woman, she is well-versed in war tactics and holds a strong sense of justice that compels her to fight against all odds.


The novel explores the dynamics of power, politics and love in a male-dominated society where women are often suppressed and considered inferior. Chandraprabha faces numerous challenges as she strives to protect her kingdom from enemies and establish peace. Her quest for justice takes her on a journey where she meets several interesting characters, including the handsome prince of Kalinga, Vidyadharpur


The plot is fast-paced and full of unexpected twists and turns that keeps the readers engaged till the very end. The author weaves a beautiful tale of love, sacrifice and courage that will leave a lasting impact on the readers’ minds.


Overall, Citadel of Love is a must-read for lovers of historical fiction and those interested in exploring the rich cultural heritage of India. Pratibha Ray has skillfully portrayed the complexities of gender, power, and love in a way that transcends time and space.


Book Details

Book Title Citadel of Love
No of Pages 306
Binding Type Paperback
Author Pratibha Ray
Editor Monalisa Jena
Publisher Rupa Publications India Pvt. Ltd.
Language English
ISBN 978-81-291-3724-1
Publication 2015
Edition 1st Edition
Book Dimention Packaging approx in cm – 15x22x1
Printing HT Media Ltd., Noida
Layout Design NA
Assembly required NA
Warning Nothing

Additional information

Weight 0.315 kg


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “English Book Citadel Of Love By Pratibha Ray From OdishaShop”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Shopping Cart

Subtotal: 0.00
English Book Citadel Of Love By Pratibha Ray From Odisha Shop
Our Price