About the Book: Yaana : The Voyage
A spaceship, 150 feet wide and 300 feet long, is constructed and sent out to
space with a man and a woman on it. It is set out to reach Proxima Centauri, a
galaxy that lies 4.6 light years away from Earth. Are the vows taken on Earth
and the rules that apply to the residents of the planet valid when one goes away
from the gravitational field of the Sun? - this is among the many philo-sophical
questions that bother the characters in the novel.
In this book, India's foremost novelist S. L. Bhyrappa examines human nature and