Significance of the Ending of A Passage to India

Open Ending of the last chapter of A Passage to India Forster has left the ending of A Passage to India open. The last chapter looks like the beginning of a new story. All cards have been laid and at the end everyone has to go his own way. Aziz and Fielding are friends but … Read moreSignificance of the Ending of A Passage to India

Discussion questions from A Passage to India

(List of content AP2I) 1. What is Cyril Fielding’s relationship with Indians at the beginning of the novel? How do his views of them change during and after the trial? Answer: Cyril Fielding is very fond of the natives right from the beginning of the novel. He likes them and this is a reciprocal relationship that keeps … Read moreDiscussion questions from A Passage to India

Relationship between Cosmic and Comic in A Passage to India

Cosmic versus the comic in Forster’s A Passage to India   (List of content AP2I study guide) Cosmic and comic both are important elements in A Passage to India.  Forster shows the comic in the light of cosmic and vice-versa. In India, the importance of cosmic is highlighted at every stage. Forster frequently  brings the … Read moreRelationship between Cosmic and Comic in A Passage to India

A Passage to India Study Guide Contents

List of Content (Notes and Study Guide for A Passage to India – E. M. Forster) Themes in A Passage to India Minor Characters in A Passage to India  DR Aziz – A Character Analysis Mrs Moore’s Character Adela Quested – Character Analysis Ronny Heaslop – Character Analysis Cyril Fielding’s Character Analysis Analysis of the … Read moreA Passage to India Study Guide Contents

A Passage to India Themes

Themes in A Passage to India— (List of content AP2I study guide) Oriental versus Occidental: What happens when two cultures come close and how they affect, engage or contradict each other is an important theme in Forster’s novel. Orientalism versus occidentalism is a central focus in A Passage to India. Forster shows a cultural clash … Read moreA Passage to India Themes

Minor characters in a passage to india

Other Characters in A Passage to India (List of content AP2I) Mahmoud Ali – Aziz’s friend and a lawyer Mahmoud Ali is an important character whose role despite being limited remains prominent during the Marabar case.  Mahmoud Ali cares for Aziz but grows very cynical after the case and hates the English. He takes Aziz … Read moreMinor characters in a passage to india