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Coffee Mates boosts literary culture in city

DNAHM61800 | 2/5/2013 | Author : Priya Adhyaru-Majithia | WC :378

Literature enthusiasts, Aruna and Dr Mahendra Mehta, initiate the mammoth task of rekindling love for literature

Looks like the coffeehouse culture that began in England during the 18th century has arrived in the city. With the lofty aim of rekindling love for Gujarati literature, master of philosophy and voracious reader Aruna and Dr Mahendra Mehta, involved with Coffee Mates, a decade old literature club of Mumbai, have started its local chapter.
The couple who has been working tirelessly to instil love for literature since the last decade in Mumbai has recently shifted to Ahmedabad. Their introductory literary session with noted poet Rajendra Shukla was held at Gujarati Sahitya Parishad on Sunday evening.
Coffee and elaborate literary conversations have a historical connect. Reinforcing the same connection, a team of ten Gujarati lit
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