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    Life of Pi by Yann Martel

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    Pi by Yann Martel. Although Martel’s story may be confusing at times, when Pi comes upon the island, he manages to capture the reader's mind with his intricate details and his almost too real imagery. Piscine Molitor Patel, the protagonist, grew up in the city of Pondicherry, India. In Pondicherry, Piscine’s father owned, founded and directed the Pondicherry zoo, “To me, it was paradise on earth,” Piscine is mentioned this because he found that the zoo was a place of peacefulness (Martel 14). Piscine

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    “Bapu Gandhi said, ‘All religions are true.’ I just want to love God” (Martel 76; ch.23) says Pi in response to being rebuked for his practice of multiple religions. The notion that religion should not be discussed in polite company is demonstrated clearly by the scene Martel depicts in Chapter 23 of “life of Pi”, in which the pundits of Hinduism, Islam and Christianity come almost to blows over Pi’s enthusiastic practice of the three. It is this youthful fascination which equips him for the turbulent

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    Life Of Pi by Yann Martel

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    Pi’s journey to his faith (Start with some general sentence) In Yann Martel’s novel, ‘Life Of Pi’, the main character, Pi goes through some harsh struggles as he manages himself to survive in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with his skills and knowledge he has. His whole life is a journey. He learns various different skills that are used usefully in his survival. When Pi becomes an adult, he is left alone in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with a 450 pounded Bengal tiger. Although the fact that

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    Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

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    admits that “If I still had the will to live, it was thanks to Richard Parker. He kept me from thinking too much about my family and my tragic circumstances. He pushed me to go on living. I hated him for it, yet at the same time I was grateful.” (Martel, 219) This quote shows that he used this imagination to kill his loneliness boredom... ... middle of paper ... ...h shows the human steadiness, belief, and will to survive. Such difficult physical, psychological, and emotional trial requires a

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    emotions that sometimes prevent humans to be successful. The other acceptable definitions for fear is an unpleasant emotion caused by the nearness danger or expectation of pain. The main character in the novel that called Life of Pi written by Yann Martel is Pi who challenges with many issues in his journey from India to Canada. One of the issues is living alone on the lifeboat in the middle of ocean with a Bengal tiger for while. One can learn to deal with fear as Pi deals with the tiger that called

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    According to Arthur Tugman, “The moral of a story is better guessed than falsely expressed”. The moral of Life of Pi by Yann Martel is to help people believe in things greater, higher and different than factual things. The author tries to achieve this goal by exceptional storytelling, which becomes the most important aspect of the novel because the reader is given a choice between two stories. While talking about those who rely fully on reason, Pi, the protagonist, accuses that they “lack imagination

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    Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

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    written by Yann Martel, is a novel about how the influence of geometry had helped a boy hold his faith in God and survive the incredible shipwreck that shaped his life forever. Piscine Molitor Patel is the main character of the story Life of Pi, known to as the nickname Pi. Mathematically, Pi is also a term referring to the series of endless numbers that is used to measure the circumference of a circle. People commonly used the number “3.14…” or the fraction “22/7” as Pi. Yann Martel had cleverly

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    The Novel Life of Pi, by Yann Martel

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    The novel Life of Pi, by Yann Martel, chronicles the life of Piscine Molitor Patel, a Indian boy living in Pondicherry in the 1970’s.Piscine Patel also known as Pi Patel, strangely practises three religions at the same time; Hinduism, Islam, and Christianity. Piscine’s father is a hard working individual who runs a zoo, and owns a large variety of animals. In the beginning of the novel, Piscine’s father must sell his zoo to a company in America, so they can move to Canada. The ship that carried the

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    Life of Pi by Yann Martel, first published in 2002, is the story of Piscine Molitor Patel. Piscine, later shortened by himself to Pi, is the main character, the protagonist, and throughout most of this novel just a teenager. At the beginning of the story the reader is taken to the world of Pondicherry, India and to the Pondicherry Zoo run by the Patel Family. The Patel family consists of Pi’s mom, Gita, his dad Santosh and his older brother Ravi. As Pi grows up he takes you through his good and

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    Life of Pi by Yann Martel is an adventure novel portraying the journey of a young Indian boy from Pondicherry, named Piscine Molitor “Pi” Patel. The novel depicts the story of Pi, a boy who survives a distressing shipwreck in a lifeboat along with a large Bengal tiger, Richard Parker, in the Pacific Ocean. In the novel, the author uses several rich symbols to represent important ideas and events. Throughout the story, the zoo, the algae island, and the colour orange effectively help communicate Pi’s

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