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Daaku: The Gangster’s Life picks up the story of Indo–Canadian gangster Ruby Pandher, the hero of Ranj Dhaliwal’s bestseller Daaku, as he recovers from a. Daaku: The Gangster’s Life picks up the story of Indo-Canadian gangster Ruby Pandher, the hero of Ranj Dhaliwal’s bestseller Daaku, as he recovers from a. The Daaku referred to in Ranj Dhaliwal’s book is Ruby Pandher, an Indo- Canadian gangster. We meet Ruby when he is 7 years old or.

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Some one had once recomended it and when I read it it lead me into a different world, one which I never saw through. Soon he comes to see his old self as minor-league, and, joining forces with the sinister Darshan and sounding very much like the modern businessman, he sets out to expand his criminal enterprises.

Hi Lotus, I wonder how the old template got messed up?

The Daaku can be found in every culture across the globe and has been around since the birth of mankind. It’s hard to understand why people would choose this road over a better one. Hi, I found your website, Lotus Reads, while tracking down Ranj and his book Daaku to put on my own blogspot. So there are ways to get out of that lifestyle. If you look at gangs today, there may be Indo-Canadians but they are mainly at the top.

Apparently, growing up in Surrey home to the largest population of East Indians in Vancouver Ranj Dhaliwal was exposed to the Indo-Canadian underworld and saw many young men joining gangs and losing their lives in the process In the past 10 years in Greater Vancouver, atleast 60 men have died in an Indo-Canadian gang war over drugs, money and women. Yet, people who have read your books say it all sounds very authentic. Yes, gangs are everywhere now If you are a woman you would never understand, however, if you are A young handsome strong male with pride, who has his dignity taken away from him through PURE RACISM and told he stinks in front of all the girls ect.


But as I speak with more and more people about this book, I find that Desis, even at school level are involved in gangs and gang culture.

Daaku: The Gangster’s Life

I guess one’s view of the world and one’s values can be so drastically altered when violent abuse is experienced in one’s formative years. It’s a fun read if you like gangster type stories.

Jalees added it Oct 20, Ranj Dhaliwal was raised in Surrey, British Columbia. A Bollywood producer is coming with a big budget, and they want to put my book on the big screen across the world. Fortunately the subject matter was so interesting it was hard for me to put down. I say all this as honest and constructive criticism and strongly recommend the author enroll in a few writing and grammar classes.

I am going to be checking it out just now.

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Then the story dhzliwal flowed. In school, we learned a lot about the aboriginal people. It dragged on for a rann, but the sangat gurdwara devoteesthe community were very strongly behind us. I had no idea there was such a gang member problem among the desi’s!


The story itself was a very entertaining read as the action, suspense and romance never created a dull moment. InI decided to take amrit become a baptized Sikh and did so.

Joining forces with a sinister associate and sounding very much like the modern businessman, he sets out to expand his criminal enterprises — all while battling his conscious and wondering what a life outside the underworld would be like.

Ranj Dhaliwal is a Sikh. The gangsters are also getting more sophisticated. What is your opinion about that? Meanwhile, life intervenes in the form of the dhalieal of love for this hardcore gangster; and in Ruby’s brother Rann, who worships his bro’ and wants to follow in his footsteps something Ruby knows he’s not equipped to do.

Did you expect that to happen? This was during the period when the tables-and-chairs incident of violence took place. He fills the cups. I must have my son take a more recent picture of me.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Retrieved 17 May He is a cutie.

I did take the privilege to download the cover of Daaku from your site — which may have come from the publisher or even Chapters Indigo. Refresh and try again. The entire novel is replete with awkward sentences, awkward and grammatically incorrect sentence structure, and weak prose in general.