SHOBHAA DE: THE WOMAN WHO LIKES TO SPEAK HER MIND
Shobha De is an eminent Indian novelist, who is often known as India’s Jackie Collins. She was born as Shobha Rajadhyaksha to the Saraswat Brahmin family of Maharashtra on the January 7, 1947. She completed her graduation from St. Xaviers College, Mumbai and obtained a degree in Psychology. In this article, we will present you with the biography of Shobha De, a well known Indian writer. In the beginning of her career, she worked as a model and made a name for herself. Thereafter, she thought of changing her profession. Then, she pursued her career in Journalism.
She brought out three magazines namely Stardust, Society, and Celebrity. Presently, she is working as a freelance writer for a couple of newspapers and magazines.At present, she is working as a columnist and writes for a fortnight magazine The Week. In this periodical, she writes on varied issues concerning the society. She speaks her mind in her writings. She often expresses her dissatisfaction with respect to the behavior exhibited by the present day generation. Many a times, she has been held responsible for accelerating the pace and bringing about a sexual revolution through her writings in her column of the magazine-The Week.