Masai Mara is a famous sanctuary in Kenya. In this book, you will find stories and photographs of lions, leopards, panthers, giraffes, zebras and others. Two wonderful people with the dream of a free society have created this book. At the first glance, you will see forest and only forest in this book. If you take a closer look, you will find that it poses some questions about the way our world works. Hypocrisy and discrimination that exists in our world. Two women wander without a care in these forests. During an interview, a female guard at Kanha was asked, “Don’t you feel afraid in the jungle?”. “I feel fear when I return to the village’. This book would remind you of many such incidents. Kamla Bhasin has been working for peace for more than four decades. Bina Kak has been in love with forest animals and wildlife for many years now. She works towards its preservation and care. Read Masai Mara’s photographs and see its words and dream about a free world for a few moments. There will come a spring when you will rid yourself of the load of sweaters and feel light…open…like a sparkle of freshness…
This captivating design of the book is the work of Sujasha Dasgupta.
Appeared in Parag Honor List 2019