Saraswatichandra (novel)

Front cover of the abridged printing of Saraswatichandra
Author Govardhanram M. Tripathi
Original title Saraswatichandra
Translator Vinod Meghani
Country India
Language Gujarati
ISBN 81-260-2346-5

Saraswatichandra is a Gujarati novel by Govardhanram Madhavaram Tripathi set in 19th-century feudalism in India,[1] an author of early twentieth century from Gujarat, India. It is a widely read piece of Gujarati literature.[2]

The novel was written over a period of 15 years, with the first volume being published in 1887 and the fourth one in 1902.[3]

The Hindi film Saraswatichandra, released in 1968, was based on this novel,[1][3] as is the 2013 television series of the same name .


  1. ^ a b "Saraswatichandra (1968)". January 21, 2010. Retrieved Feb 8, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Govardhanram Madhavaram Tripathi". [dead link]
  3. ^ a b Salil Tripathi (2013-03-30). "Saraswatichandra-Not a love story". Retrieved 2013-11-14.