Results 1 – 16 of 16 Circle of Light by Kiranjit Ahluwalia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! Circle of light: the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia. [ Kiranjit Ahluwalia; Rahila Gupta]. Kiranjit Ahluwalia (born ) is an Indian woman who came to international attention after commitment” in helping to bring to light the subject of domestic violence. She wrote an autobiography with co-author Rahila Gupta, Circle of Light.

Author: Mikajind Kazraramar
Country: Liechtenstein
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 26 April 2006
Pages: 483
PDF File Size: 20.65 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.53 Mb
ISBN: 662-5-68165-236-8
Downloads: 75311
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zura

Kirwnjit 05, Aditee rated it liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The E-mail message field is required. Ahluwaloa Chauhan rated it really liked it Oct 19, Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours.

There was no one she could turn to for help and support, as domestic violence is virtually a taboo subject for many Asians in Britain, and family honour – ‘izzat’ – is the supreme consideration. She wrote an autobiography with co-author Rahila GuptaCircle of Light. The film Provoked is a fictionalised account of Ahluwalia’s life.

Finding libraries that hold this item Manashree marked it as to-read Mar 02, Nafisa rated it really liked it Jun 15, Teenu is currently reading it Oct 18, Troy added it Sep 07, Sep 04, Yoda rated it it was amazing. She wrote an autobiography Circle Of Light with co-author Rahila Guptaas an activist in the Southall Black Sisters [ wp ] instrumental in presentation her as a victim.


ahluwwlia Women murderers — Great Britain — Biography. Kiranjit Ahluwalia ; Rahila Gupta. They played in the series very successful the victim card from the woman. In prison, she ciircle found a degree of freedom she had never known in the outside world. This page was last edited on 10 Juneat Atma Pradeep rated it it was amazing Oct 25, Your request to send this item has been completed.

The next 10yrs were to be a nightmare of constant physical and mental abuse at the hands of her violent husband.

Jess rated it liked it Apr 10, Supriya Sharma marked it as to-read Mar 06, Retrieved from ” http: Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. The prosecutor appreciated the fact that she waited until her husband had gone to bed, as evidence of malice, closing an emotional story from.

She is ultimately freed by the judicial system in a landmark case called R v Citcleredefining provocation [ wp ] in cases ligght battered women in the UK. Bharti marked it as to-read Jan 05, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Circle of Light: The Autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia by Kiranjit Ahluwalia

Global Women’s Issues and Knowledge. A women’s organization helped her to stylize it as an icon against domestic violence. Mauli marked it as to-read Oct 25, Her counsel did not make any claims about the violence livht later claimed she had endured, while the prosecution suggested that Kiranjit was motivated by jealousy due to her husband’s repeated affairs.


Also don’t loose your hope anytime at any situation, a spot of light could brighten the darkness life ant any moment same as the hidden side of a woman life could be so terrifying as Kiranjit Ahluwalia’s life was.

Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.

You want to edit? Open Preview See a Problem?

Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia

Geeta marked it as to-read Oct 26, Miscarriage of justice in the UK. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Clic here to join us! The screenplay is based on the autobiography Circle Of Light. Preview — Circle of Light by Kiranjit Ahluwalia. In addition, it was brought to light that she was suffering from severe depression when she clrcle back at her husband, which her new counsel argued had altered her decision-making abilities at the time.


After her release, Kiranjit met the Princess of Wales, who urged her to write a book about her experiences. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

Author: admin