The 3 Mistakes of My Life is the third novel written by Chetan Bhagat. The book was published in May and had an initial print-run of , The novel. Three Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat. Pages Chetan Bhagat's books do both and more. Chetan Bhagat's "2 States:The Story of My Marriage". The 3 Mistakes of My Life book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In late, a young boy in Ahmedabad called Govind d. .

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Free download of Three Mistakes of My Life by Chetan Bhagat. Available in PDF, ePub and site. Read, write reviews and more. Editorial Reviews. Review. This was the first book or more to say a novel, I read in my life. when I read other reviews about this book and also enquired with my. I could not figure out why it was called 'mistake' as per book's context. To cut short , here is the main theme: The Three Mistakes of My Life is the.

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He continues these sessions even after starting the cricket shop. He is the narrator of this story and the one who makes the title's "Three Mistakes".

During the course of the story he falls in love with Vidya, Ishan's younger sister for whom he is a private tutor. Govind looks after the financial part of the business as he has good business sense and mathematical skills. He is often shallow and thinks logically instead of allowing his emotions to dictate his behavior. Ishaan Ish is a big cricket freak and a patriot.

Ishaan was the best cricketer in his locality and school. He suggests the name of their business as "Team India Cricket Shop". He helps Govind's business by organizing daily cricket coaching camps.

He has a younger sister, Vidya, about whom he is quite protective.

The Three Mistakes of My Life

When he discovers that a boy named Ali is a very talented batsman, he decides to go any length to give Ali proper training. Ishaan usually looks after day-to-day shop activities as he has genuine interest in anything cricket-related.

Ishan is witty and talkative. He is more emotional than logical. He takes decisions by his emotions. Due to this he is in stark contrast to Govind. Ish trusts Govind for most of the novel until he learns about his affair with Vidya after which he stops talking to him.

Omi is the son of the Hindu priest of the local temple. His family enjoys great respect among the people.

Through Omi's parents and maternal uncle who owns a few shops as a part of the temple trust property , they readily get a place to start their business. He is a rather dumb boy and has not many dreams, but he likes to concentrate on having a healthy body. However, he resents growing up and being a saint like his father.

He is a religious person and eventually takes active part in his maternal uncle's religious politics. He is, however, confused about his religious views which are mainly influenced by Bittoo Mama.

Vidya is Ishan's younger sister. She is a rebel at heart and dreams to break free from the constraints of a typical middle-class family and society, to go to Mumbai , do a course in PR and become independent. She, however, despises maths which is required for her medical entrance exams.

Hence, Ish asks Govind to take her mathematics tuition. In between their tuition they fall in love which is kept a secret. Ali is one of the students in Ish's coaching classes and a great batsman because of a rare gift of nature which is hyper active reflexes.

However, he doesn't play much cricket as he gets tired after three or four balls which is a side effect of his extraordinary ability. He enjoys playing marbles.

He is a Muslim and respects Ish like a Guru. Or will life refuse to give them a second chance?

The book explores whether making mistakes can be fatal and if the dark reality of life can override the passion of an individual's dreams. The major three mistakes that the protagonist Govind had done in this book are: Govind bought a shop.

He had paid a huge amount for downloading a shop in Navrangpura shopping mall even though his friends tried to stop him.

Three Mistakes of My Life

The mall later got destroyed due to Gujarat earthquakes. He fell in love with and had physical intimacy sexual relationship with Vidya, Ish's sister. He broke the trust of his friend's friendship.

The protagonist had personal grudge to Ali because he was a muslim boy. So,He waited a split second and dived too late to save Ali because of his own selfishness. Ali's wrist was destroyed. Unless Ali was a good player in Cricket Thnk you!!The mall later got destroyed due to Gujarat earthquakes. The religious riots that are too perennial.

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Yes, but still it is not a goodread but a painful one. The book is based on real life events. I feel Chetan is highly overrated.

However, he doesn't play much cricket as he gets tired after three or four balls which is a side effect of his extraordinary ability. Apr 13, Navdha rated it did not like it Shelves: And I don't want to call them spoilers although i have hidden them for the self proclaimed Chetan Bhagat fans who haven't read the book because nothing can spoil an already spoiled book trash.