EBOOK READ (Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey) º Aaron Smith

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Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey

Aaron Smith ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD FREE DOWNLOAD ¸ Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey Acters This gritty laugh out loud travelogue across the Indian subcontinent is than just a coming of middle age story it provides a look into contemporary India without drowning in rhetoric. I ll start this off by stating my intentionally minimal exposure to both Hunter S Thompson and Herman Hesse I did watch that movie about Fear and Loathing and I did read Siddhartha but that s it Whether or not Aaron Smith s book borrows whether heavily or consciously from those authors I cannot really sayI do know that the book was passably entertaining with the occasional insight thrown into the mix The one such pearl which stuck with me was the line We are human beings not human doings So stop trying to DO things and start focusing on BEING The second line is a paraphrase but that s pretty much it Moral of the story is that you don t have to travel to India to find yourself nor do you need take drugs nor do you need to DO anything Just focus on your breathe and beThis narrative would be entertaining as a film Preferably animatedFor those of you not hip to Hindi shanti shanti is a slang phrase meaning copacetic And then there s that U2 song which if you don t know about then you must be far far far away in the futureI received a copy from the publisher via the goodreads First Reads program High Risk Affair Silhouette Intimate Moments drowning in rhetoric. I ll start this off by stating my intentionally minimal exposure to both Hunter S Thompson and Herman Hesse I Monophobia 1 did watch that movie about Fear and Loathing and I The Passionate Lover did read Siddhartha but that s it Whether or not Aaron Smith s book borrows whether heavily or consciously from those authors I cannot really sayI Nouns Verbs do know that the book was passably entertaining with the occasional insight thrown into the mix The one such pearl which stuck with me was the line We are human beings not human Thicker Than Water The Grayson Trilogy #3 doings So stop trying to DO things and start focusing on BEING The second line is a paraphrase but that s pretty much it Moral of the story is that you Colton Cowboy Standoff Coltons of Roaring Springs #1 don t have to travel to India to find yourself nor Someday Jennifer do you need take November Road: A Novel drugs nor Friend Fling Forever? do you need to DO anything Just focus on your breathe and beThis narrative would be entertaining as a film Preferably animatedFor those of you not hip to Hindi shanti shanti is a slang phrase meaning copacetic And then there s that U2 song which if you Harleuin Medical Romance March 2019 Box Set 1 of 2 don t know about then you must be far far far away in the futureI received a copy from the publisher via the goodreads First Reads program

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Aaron Smith ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD FREE DOWNLOAD ¸ Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey Nded up finding himself as well as encountering a dead body or two witnessing the tragic death of a friend dodging terrorist attacks and a revolution and befriending a colorful cast of char. A shady character flees Australia and immerses himself in the shady side of India In fact the book opens with a dramatic car ride in the midst of an LSD trip Trouble and shady characters seem to be attracted to Aaron Smith like bees to honey and he is soon a part of the drug culture that seems to define certain parts of India He tells his story in sometimes cringeworthy candidness missing the beauty of India while spending his days in a drug addled haze and his other moments chasing girls Until he decides to embark on a spiritual journey the very reason a lot of people end up in india Filled with some funny scenes and a cast of misfits the drugs while still there take second place in the second half of the book as Aaron tries to fulfil his destiny and the try to deal with a tragedy the memory of which haunt him in the years to come I enjoyed this book but if you are looking for a feel good finding yourself story this book isn t for you The comparisons in the blurb at the back of the book to Sarah McDonald s Holy Cow and Gregory David Robert s Shantaram fall well short of the mark as I have read the other two books and they are definitely in a different league However I did develop an empathy for the characters Smith gives us a brief where are they now excerpt at the end of the book which was nice All in all I did enjoy this book

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Aaron Smith ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD FREE DOWNLOAD ¸ Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey Journalist Aaron Smith never planned to go to India before he had a contract put on his life by a drug dealer and suddenly India seemed like the perfect place to get lost In the processhe e. a bit of a gonzo travel book to india that turns serious when somebody gets hurt dead hurt so if you like your india with modern day lsd psychonuats chillums for breakfast mcashrams for rich germans and dorms for backpackers you may like this rather touching report of a long stay in and all over india and beyond he s oz also so there is that angle too


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    EBOOK READ (Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey) º Aaron Smith When I started reading this book it made me want to go to India to pack a bag and leave behind my boring job and stay in hostels an

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    CHARACTERS ✓ FUTBOLENTRELINEAS.CO ☆ Aaron Smith EBOOK READ (Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey) º Aaron Smith Although this book was supposed to be author's description of his travels in India it is a kind of memoir and as it usually goes with Indian journeys self discovery There is too much space dedicated to drugs and similar things and his fellow travelers so don't expect that you will learn so much about India except how some western

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    CHARACTERS Shanti Bloody Shanti An Indian Odyssey CHARACTERS ✓ FUTBOLENTRELINEAS.CO ☆ Aaron Smith Aaron Smith ☆ 1 FREE DOWNLOAD this book reminds me of 'on the road' to uote the author on page 123 of the book I feel like the rich and spoilt cousin Most of the world lives like this struggling from hand to mouth from day to day How frivolous and conceited of me to here from my affluent but morally effluent culture on my little spiritual safari I wince at an image of myself in the futureI winced all the way through this book only gratefu

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