By Zahir Kazmi
In “Amma Ji and Me” Zahir H. Kazmi stocks the life-story of his mom and the effect their courting has on him
OAK BROOK, Ill.–“Amma Ji and Me” (ISBN 1460995635), Zahir H. Kazmi’s new memoir, unearths how his mother’s impoverished lifestyles spurs him directly to luck in the United States.
Born to a conservative kinfolk in a small farming group in India, and denied schooling like most women, Amma Ji is anticipated to develop up and be a formal burqa-wearing spouse and mom. In “Amma Ji and Me,” her son Kazmi chronicles how she beats the percentages and refuses to be curtailed.
The youngest of 8 little ones, Kazmi can also be the nearest to his mom, going along with her all over the place that she is going. due to this proximity, he grows up with a clear-eyed view of what it takes for his mom to be triumphant. He sees her fight and earnings a brand new appreciation for what she is going via for herself and for her relations. In scene after scene, Kazmi exhibits how he learns kindness, compassion and optimism from her, all inspiring him to turn into a greater individual and to struggle for his personal luck.
Kazmi’s portrait of Amma Ji follows her as she transforms her personal lifestyles. She turns into the 1st girl in her kin to begin her personal enterprise. She travels via send and teach, ultimately creating a holy pilgrimage to Makkah. In her mid-forties, she even teaches herself to learn and write. all through her existence, she astonishes her son along with her robust selection, wit and courage.
Kazmi goals to create a colourful portrait of kinfolk lifestyles and a shiny literary tribute to a striking girl, whereas demonstrating a son’s devotion to his mother.
“Amma Ji and Me” is out there on the market on-line at Amazon.com and different channels.
About the Author
Zahir H. Kazmi used to be born in Pakistan and later immigrated to the USA. A graduate of the college of Karachi and the college of Illinois, he's an authorized qualified public accountant and serves small- to medium-sized businesses.
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