13 Apr The Lost Child by Mulk Raj Anand is a fantastic tale about child-parent relationship, which remains undefiled despite child’s stubborn demands. Simply, Mulk Raj Anand’s story, The Lost Child narrates how a little boy was lost in the crowd of a village fair. It tells us how on his way to the fair he was attracted . 31 Jan The short story “The Lost Child” by Mulk Raj Anand describes how a little child was lost in the crowd of a village fair. One day, on the day of the.

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About Mulk Raj Anand. When they had almost reached the fair, the child was attracted by the cries of a sweetmeat-seller. But soon he is called back. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. What is the rxj of the story?

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Return to Book Page. Share your thoughts with other customers. Thus he raaj far behind his parents and got lost in the crowd of the fair.

Surendra Rraj rated it it was amazing Apr 26, It is also possible that Anand is placing a spotlight on materialism. Binya is on seventh heaven and rarely closes it because she believes it looks charming when it is opened. A man stood holding a pole with yellow, red, green and purple balloons flying from it.


On the other hand, the city people get attracted by her innocent beauty and cgild pendant in her neck. The episodes dealing with the stranded crowds en route to gala are exciting. Then he began to sob as his desire was not fulfilled by his parents.

The Lost Child

Unknown July 9, the lost child by mulk raj anand 3: At the door of the temple the crowd was so thick b he was knocked down and was about to be trampled when he was picked up by a man in the crowd. However it might be important to remember that the boy himself does not necessarily consider his parents mean.

With time, he has grown so obtrusive and rough that streaks of humanity have left him. Lists with This Book. He turned round to the lost child by mulk raj anand his parents but his parents were nowhere. He tried to look intently among the patches of bright yellow clothes, but there was thf sign of his father and mother among these people, who seemed to laugh cbild talk just for the sake of laughing and talking.

The Lost Child by Mulk Raj Anand

Write a customer review. The little boy lagged behind his parents as he was attracted by a toy-shop. The kindhearted man tried to console the child by offering him a ride on the roundabout, but the lost child by mulk raj anand child repeated his cry for his parents.


Tired from running the little boy stood sobbing for some time and then started running again. Something that is noticeable by his continued calling out for his parents. However when he turns to see his parents, he finds them nowhere in the sight.

The boy enters the field and begins chasing butterflies, black bees and dragon flies. He watched it going round and round with a merry the lost child by mulk raj anand of men, women, and children on it. His mother warned him not to go far away and asked him to be with them.

Though some critics might also suggest that both parents are being frugal or mean. A little boy and his parents are on their way to a village fair on account of a spring fair. I’m really keen on this story. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The child went towards the snake-charmer. View or edit your browsing history.