First partly appeared as a serial in the Jamuna magazine (Baishakh [B] 1321) as Ghar-Bhanga. Publication stopped for some reason or other. Two years later
fully published in Bharatbarsha in 3 issues in alternate months of Bhadra, Kartik and Poush of [B] 1323. GCS published Nishkriti as a novel on 1 July, 1917. Hindi translation of
Nishkriti named Chhutakara was published in 1932 by India Press. It was translated in Gujarati by Kishan Singh Savda in 1934. Dilip Kumar Roy's English translation was published
in 1935. In 1937 V.S. Gurjar translated it to Marathi.