Textual Analysis: Dead Man Laughing - Blogger.
Vish Puri (The Case of the Missing Servant, 2009, etc.) takes a break from vetting prospective bridegrooms to investigate a murder that defies all reason.Once the Hindu masters taught the virtues of poverty. But in modern India, prosperity and devotion go hand in hand, at least at the Abode of Eternal Love, where well-heeled worshippers gather to revere the Maharaj Swami, who summons the Vedic.
Summary: Early one morning, on the lawns of a grand boulevard in central Delhi, a group of professionals are attending their therapeutic Laughing Club when a 20-foot apparition of the Goddess Kali apppears, and strikes one of their number dead.The goddess disappears without trace, and soon news of the crime has all India agog.
The case of the man who died laughing, Tarquin Hall. 9781551993560 (electronic bk.), Toronto Public Library.
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Died Laughing. 756K likes. Humor. Sarcasm, wit and wisdom! A collection of original pieces and some on loan from the internet.
The case of the man who died laughing: Vish Puri, most private investigator, Tarquin Hall. 9780771038273, Toronto Public Library.
As the media go into a frenzy, it becomes clear that the case goes to the heart of the battle between superstition and rationality in modern India. But the fact remains that a murder has been committed. And as it becomes clear that powerful forces are at play, one man is perfectly placed to investigate: the portly detective Vish Puri.