Described as ‘india’s first literary popstar’ by world-renowned film director shekhar kapur, amish’s unique combination of crackling story-telling, religious symbolism and profound philosophies has made him an overnight publishing phenomenon, with spiritual guru deepak chopra hailing amish’s books as ‘archetypal and stirring’.
amish’s 5 books till now — the immortals of meluha (2010), the secret of the nagas (2011) and the oath of the vayuputras (2013), which collectively comprise the shiva trilogy and scion of ikshvaku (book 1 of the ram chandra series) (2015), sita – warrior of mithila (book 2 of the ram chandra series) (2017) — have 4 million copies in print with gross retail sales of rs. 120 cr.
his books have been translated into 19 indian and international languages.
the shiva trilogy is the fastest selling book series in indian publishing history. scion of ikshvaku, the first book of the ram chandra series, was the highest selling book of 2015. sita – warrior of mithila, the 2nd book of the ram chandra series, has been the highest selling book since its launch in may 2017. the indian language translations of amish's books have sold 5 lakh copies, breaking records in this space.
Lose yourself in this epic adventure thriller, based on the ramayana, the story of lord ram, written by the multi-million bestselling indian author amish; the author who has transformed indian fiction with his unique combination of mystery, mythology, religious symbolism and philosophy. in this book, you will find all the familiar characters you have heard of, like lord ram, lord lakshman, lady sita, lord hanuman, lord bharat and many others from ayodhya. and even some from lanka like ravana! read this bestseller, the highest selling book of 2015, the first book of the ram chandra series. awarded the 2015 raymond crossword award for popular choice (english fiction) ram rajya. the perfect land. but perfection has a price. he paid that price. 3400 bce. india ayodhya is weakened by divisions. a terrible war has taken its toll. the damage runs deep. the demon king of lanka, raavan, does not impose his rule on the defeated. he, instead, imposes his trade. money is sucked out of the empire. the sapt sindhu people descend into poverty, despondency and corruption. they cry for a leader to lead them out of the morass. little do they appreciate that the leader is among them. one whom they know. a tortured and ostracised prince. a prince they tried to break. a prince called ram. he loves his country, even when his countrymen torment him. he stands alone for the law. his band of brothers, his sita, and he, against the darkness of chaos. will ram rise above the taint that others heap on him? will his love for sita sustain him through his struggle? will he defeat the demon lord raavan who destroyed his childhood? will he fulfil the destiny of the vishnu? begin an epic journey with amish