Vol. 5, Issue 5 (2019)
Existentialism in Girish Karnad's play Tuglaq
Author(s): Shani RS
Abstract: The study mainly focuses on the existentialism in the play Girish Karnad’s Tughlaq. Karnad as playwright has successfully constructed the existentialist themes in this play. Tughlaq’s hero Muhammad-bin Tughlaq’s dilemma, frustration, isolation and loneliness were clearly emphasized by the author. The present study is an attempt to focus sultan’s choice of responsibility and freedom.