Dinunche Bill – Dinu’s Bill


Dinu leaves a bill for his mother, demanding payment for the work he has done. What happens next?

DDinunche Bill (Dinu’s Bill in Marathi) is a heart warming Marathi story of a young boy named Dinu who on understanding what a ‘Bill’ means presents his mother with a bill for the work he did the day before. The mother pays the bill amount promptly but writes another bill in Dinu’s name. The bill contains a list of all tasks that she has done to bring Dinu up through his birth and childhood, only this time the amount stated in the bill is zero.

Writer: G.A.Kulkarni
Storyteller (Marathi): Sucheta Kadethankar
Cover art:  ecofugal
About the author

Dinu is a story written by renowned Marathi author G.A. Kulkarni.  G. A. Kulkarni or simply “GA” ( 10 July 1923 – 11 December 1987 ) (Marathi: जी. ए. कुलकर्णी, “जीए”), was a legendary Sahitya Akademi Award winner Marathi writer of short stories. more…


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