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Discovering Tut : The Saga Continues Summary

 He was just a teenager when he died. The last heir of a powerful family that had ruled Egypt and its empire for centuries, he was laid to rest laden with gold and eventually forgotten. Since the discovery of his tomb in 1922, the modern world has speculated about what happened to him, with murder being the most extreme possibility. Now, leaving his tomb for the first time in almost … Read more

Landscape of The Soul Summary

 A wonderful old tale is told about the painter Wu Daozi, who lived in the eighth century. His last painting was a landscape commissioned by the Tang Emperor Xuanzong, to decorate a palace wall. The master had hidden his work behind a screen, so only the Emperor would see it. For a long while, the Emperor admired the wonderful scene, discovering forests, high mountains, waterfalls, clouds floating in an immense … Read more

The Portrait of a Lady class 11 Question with Answer

1. Three phases of the author’s relationship with his grandmother before he left the country to study abroad. लेखक द्वारा विदेश में पढ़ने के लिए देश छोड़ने से पहले उसकी दादी के साथ सम्बन्धों के तीन रूप- Ans: The three phases of the author’s relationship with his grandmother were: (i) His parents left the author with his grandmother in their village home: (ii) The author began to go to an … Read more

The Portrait of a Lady Summary

वह हमेशा से ही नाटी और मोटी तथा थोड़ी सी झुकी हुई थी। उसका चेहरा एक दूसरे को काटती हुई झुर्रियों से भरा हुआ था जो सभी जगह से सभी जगह जाती थी। नहीं, हमें पक्का विश्वास है वह हमेशा से ही ऐसी थी जैसा कि हम उसको जानते थे। बूढ़ी इतनी भयंकर बूढ़ी कि वह और अधिक बूढ़ी नहीं हो सकती थी और बीस वर्ष से उसी आयु पर … Read more

The Portrait of a Lady Class 11

My grandmother, like everybody’s grandmother, was an old woman. She had been old and wrinkled for the twenty years that I had known her. People said that she had once been young and pretty and had even had a husband, but that was hard to believe. My grandfather’s portrait hung above the mantelpiece in the drawing room. He wore a big turban and loose- fitting clothes. His long, white beard … Read more