A Critical Perspectives on Vijay Tendulkar Selected Plays

G. Sankar, Megala Rajendran, Jayalakshmi V.


This Present paper has been discussed and proposed to study the critical perspectives on Vijay Tendulkar selected plays. Tendulkar as an Indian play writer, who has written many famous plays in English to the development of Indian writing in English, but even Tendulkar has been mainly focused in this paper to draw a sketch of the playwright’s personality based on his treatment of numerous themes and characters in his plays. Tendulkar has written basically all his plays in his native language ‘Marathi’. It is contribution or co-operation of many translators who has been translated his plays in English and in many other languages. But English version is one of the most popular than that of other language versions. And about the themes and the sources of his plays it would not be wrong to say that all of his plays are based on his individual experiences and his direct observation of postmodern society. Tendulkar is basically a social reformer and through his plays he wants to reform the society by highlighting some burning problems of society.


Violence; Self-alienation; Exploitation; Humanitarian; Social evils; Hypocrisy

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