A Passage to India | Study Guide

E. M. Forster

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A Passage to India | Part 2, Chapter 21 ((Caves)) | Summary



Fielding joins the Indians, with whom he has now cast his lot, just as the Muslim holiday of Mohurram is heating up in the streets amid drumming and masquerade. The Indians have hired Amritrao and meet to plan their strategy. Fielding tries to consult Godbole, but the doctor has slipped away.


Fielding, who has heretofore tried to remain unattached to any group, now finds his lot cast with the Indians. As part of the buildup to Mohurram, there is drumming and music everywhere, which has been frightening some of the English gathered in the club.

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