"A PASSAGE TO INDIA" (1984) Director: David Lean.Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.Stars: Judy Davis, Victor Banerjee and Peggy Ashcroft

A Passage to India (1984)

"A PASSAGE TO INDIA" (1984) Director: David Lean.Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.Stars: Judy Davis, Victor Banerjee and Peggy Ashcroft

A Passage to India by E. M. Forster.  While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl.

A Passage to India by E. M. Forster. While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl.

Books you ought to read before you travel to India. Sets you up for what you can expect when you travel here. :)

10 books on India to read before you travel

Books you ought to read before you travel to India. Sets you up for what you can expect when you travel here. :)

E. M. Forster's stunning novel A PASSAGE TO INDIA offers an overwhelming read. Which is why we've added it to our Penguin Essentials range, along with its atmospheric new cover design.

E. M. Forster's stunning novel A PASSAGE TO INDIA offers an overwhelming read. Which is why we've added it to our Penguin Essentials range, along with its atmospheric new cover design.

Although I've never been there, novels about India always strike a chord with me. None more so than this classic by E. M. Forster.

Although I've never been there, novels about India always strike a chord with me. None more so than this classic by E. M. Forster.

A Passage to India by E.M. Forster http://www.bookscrolling.com/the-51-best-books-from-and-about-the-1920s/

A Passage to India by E.M. Forster http://www.bookscrolling.com/the-51-best-books-from-and-about-the-1920s/

A Passage to India (Penguin Modern Classics). E. M. Forster. Penguin, 1970 (originally publlished 1924).

A Passage to India (Penguin Modern Classics). E. M. Forster. Penguin, 1970 (originally publlished 1924).

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