Nandakishore said: I came to know that this book is finally available in India onl Book contains the original statement given by Nathuram Godse (Assassin of. The encounter was described by Nathuram’s brother and co-conspirator and fellow convict (though he was only jailed and not hanged) Gopal Godse, in his book. Nathuram Godse: The Story of an Assassin [Anup Sardesai] on * FREE* Books; ›; Biographies & Memoirs; ›; Leaders & Notable People. Enter your . This person is Nathuram Vinayakrao Godse, India’s most hated criminal.

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Gopal Godse

The statement given by Nathuram in his defense is the subject matter of the book. Needless to say, the controversial nature of the content, even after six decades, is perhaps the reason why no major publisher in India will ever seek to acquire such a title. Thanks for telling us about the problem. And goal Gandhi’s policy of non-violence resulted in riots and massacres but he turned a blind eye to it. After a trial that lasted more than a year, Godse was sentenced to death on 8 November According to Godse, what triggered the assassination was a bomb explosion on 20 January at Gandhi’s prayer meeting gpoal Delhi, just 50 meters away from Gandhi.

Nathuram Godse – Wikipedia

It’s always good to know both sides of a boook. Basically I don’t know if Nathuram Godse was right or not but what I know is that he was a great soul; confident at his convictions and yet at the same time flexible enough to accept the truth even if it possibly shattered all his beliefs on which he based his entire life.


Till two days before Bapu was murdered, Godse did not possess a gun. Reading this book was very painful but eye opening and Nathuram’s testimony in court where he says that someday history will judge him better. He wrote nine books in Marathi and English. Till now we have been studying Indian history thorough the eyes of leftist historians and Gandhian stalwarts while the tide is changing and the saffron brigade is taking over.

Drag according to your convenience. HE has their own reasons which cannot be ignored specially when the INDIA needs the unity in our society and if these things were happening, was unfortunate for INDIA but still he had to be more patient.

Retrieved 30 January No man of good honor and happy family gldse do such kind of act, killing someone.

That’s really worth reading. Godse and Savarkar’s family continued to be close.

Read this book to educate yourself. What is shocking is that how Godse acquired the gun and where it came gopaal was never investigated. Nathuram Godse had his reasons to assassinate Mahatma. If this would haven’t banned then every Indian would have knew about the ill-mentality of Gandhi of keeping him before nation. The accused enjoyed countrywide support, easy and unlimited funds and supplies.

Nathuram Godse pulled the trigger, but who really killed Mahatma Gandhi? – The Economic Times

Narayan ApteVinayak D. This review only reflects my view on the book. A deeply engrossing, highly provocative and powerfully reflective read, this book forces the reader to re-examine the foundations of the philosophy of Gandhi and makes him compare it to that of Nathuram’s own in order to search for an answer to gopa, this act was right or wrong.


This argument is absolute bollocks and the banning of the book was a political act – and it was reversed, too, gopzl a political ac I came to know that this “book” is finally available in India only yesterday, when a firestorm broke over it in one of the reading groups I am part of on FB.

Jul 21, Deepu George rated it really liked it.

Very efficiently shows his perspective. The plan was to create an impression that people were angry with Bapu for his insistence on reciting Islamic prayers and the murder happened as an eruption of spontaneous fury against his obduracy.

Nathuram Godse pulled the trigger, but who really killed Mahatma Gandhi?

When Godse bowed, one of the girls flanking and supporting Gandhi, said to Godse, “Brother, Bapu is already late” and tried to put him off, but he pushed her aside and shot Gandhi in the chest three times at point-blank range with a Beretta M semi-automatic pistol. India, Rebellion to Republic: However, as justification for murder, one cannot accept any kind of eloquence. The remaining arguments, about India being a Hindu nation and the idea of Muslims are invaders and killers, directly derived from Savarkar’s Hindutva, I can understand if not sympathise.

So after such a compelling testimonial, I was all agog to read it, to understand the irrefutable arguments why the murder of an old man was essential for the preservation of India goppal Hinduism.

Nation first, then I.