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Crimson Spring

A novel of extraordinary power, Crimson Spring by Navtej Sarna tells the heart-wrenching story of how ordinary men and women experienced the horrors of one of the greatest crimes against humanity committed by the British in India—the massacre of hundreds of innocents in Jallianwala Bagh on 13 April 1919.

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Book Launch at IIC Delhi

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Ziya Us Salam in conversation with Navtej Sarna

The Hindu

Jallianwala Bagh, Punjab, and the men & women who stood up to the British


Navtej Sarna in conversation with Barkha Dutt   The Mojo Story

One Crimson Spring Changed History: Ramjee Chandran in conversation with Navtej Sarna

The Literary City

Crimson Spring tells the heart-wrenching story of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre through the eyes of nine characters whose lives are changed forever by the events of that fateful day of 13 April 1919. The author #NavtejSarna speaks with #PreetiGill 

Kitab Khana | Watch here >


Media Corner

Message from the Author

Book Signings

Book Discussion, IHC Delhi