21st January 2011: IBN-Lokmat brings for its viewers an edifying episode of Great Bhet. This episode will showcase an IAS officer and a prominent Marathi novelist and playwright, Vishwas Patil. Catch Vishwas Patil on IBN-Lokmat in an exclusive interview with Nikhil Wagle, Editor, IBN-Lokmat on Great Bhet on Saturday, 22nd January 2011 at 9:30 pm.
Patil talks about his life experiences and the difficulties he had to face becoming an IAS Officer. He speaks about his love and passion for writing and the books he has written. He throws light on his methods of managing his passion and profession and the kind of modifications he had to make to manage the responsibilities of an IAS Officer and a writer. Patil elaborates details on the many books he has written and the awards he has received for the same.
Patil is the Author of Jhadazadati, the novel that fetched him the Sahitya Akademi Award was translated into almost all languages in India. Mr. Patil’s social and historical novels have a mass as well as a class appeal. His novel Mahanayak was the result of an extensive study and research for seven years during which Mr. Patil traveled through Japan, Germany, England and Burma. This novel, which came out of a long arduous research, was originally published in Marathi and went into six editions.
To know more about Vishwas Patil’s journey, tune into IBN-Lokmat on Saturday, 22nd January 2011 at 9:30pm.
You can also watch this “Great Bhet” episode on Sunday i.e. 23rd January 2010 @ 12:00 pm & 5:00 pm.
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