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Manju Kapur -Contemporary writer, Jane Austen of India was born in Amritsar, 1948. She completed her UG from the Miranda House University for Women in Delhi and her MA from Dalhouise University in Canada and her M Phil from Delhi University in Delhi. She passionately turned herself as professor at Miranda House University and Delhi University. Her spouse is Guna Nidhi Dalmia. This Delhi-resident couple have three daughters Amba, Maya,Katyayani and also a son Agastya.Historically, Amritsar was a place known for rebellion; Manju kapur had grown under these  rebellionbackground which makes her to focus root cause of societal issues. She mostly did her creations on intimate areas of people’s lives: Love, Sex, Work, Money and above all Indian Family. Manju Kapur in her works mostly gives Protagonist role to Female and her life revolving around Family issues. “the family is the where I see the impact of  whatis happening in  Indian Society. In my earlier novels, it was women who negotiated this relationship. Here, it is everybody- the children, the father, the wives. If you live free, you pay the emotional price” (says Kapur).

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