Results 1 – 16 of 16 Circle of Light by Kiranjit Ahluwalia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! Circle of light: the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia. [ Kiranjit Ahluwalia; Rahila Gupta]. Kiranjit Ahluwalia (born ) is an Indian woman who came to international attention after commitment” in helping to bring to light the subject of domestic violence. She wrote an autobiography with co-author Rahila Gupta, Circle of Light.

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CIRCLE OF LIGHT The Autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia

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CIRCLE OF LIGHT The Autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia – Ahluwalia (Kiranjit) & Gupta (Rahila)

The film Provoked is a fictionalised account of Ahluwalia’s life. This is the book – a remarkable first-hand account of one of the most controversial and troubling issues of recent years.


The next 10yrs were to be a nightmare of constant physical and mental abuse at the hands of her violent husband. She is ultimately freed by the judicial system in a landmark case called R v Ahluwaliaredefining provocation [ wp ] in cases of battered women in the UK. She wrote an kiranjir with co-author Rahila GuptaCircle of Light. Trivia About Circle of Light: Supriya Sharma marked it as to-read Mar 06, You may send this item to up to five recipients.

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User lists with this item 1 marital violence items by wu1tony updated Isolated by a society in which wife-beating was User lists Similar Items. Preview — Circle of Light by Kiranjit Ahluwalia. Her case sparked an unprecedented propaganda campaign by women’s organizations from all over the world, thus reaching to change the definition of the word “provocation” [ wp ] in cases of abused women.

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Books by Kiranjit Ahluwalia. Her counsel did not make any claims about the violence she later claimed she had endured, while the prosecution suggested that Kiranjit was motivated by jealousy due to her husband’s repeated affairs.

At times I had tried to run away, but he would catch me and beat me even harder. Vithiya Rasasooria marked it as to-read Dec 17, Sex, Culpability and the Defence of Provocation.


Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia

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The next ten years were to be a nightmare of almost daily, physical, mental and sexual violence at the hands of her husband. In prison, she unexpectedly found a degree of freedom she had never known in the outside world. Your request to send this item has been completed. Haleemath Nahula rated it really liked it Mar 08, One evening in the spring ofKiranjit was allegedly attacked by her husband.