Amish is an iim (kolkata)educated, boring banker turned happy author.
the success of his debut book, the immortals of meluha (book 1 of the shiva trilogy), encouraged him to give up a fourteen-year-old career in financial services to focus on writing. he is passionate about history, mythology and philosophy, finding beauty and meaning in all world religions.
amish has most recently written the shiva trilogy (the immortals of meluha, the secret of the nagas & the oath of the vayuputras), which have sold over a million copies in the indian subcontinent since 2010. the books that he plans to write in the future are also in the areas of mythology & history.
amish lives in mumbai with his wife, preeti and son, neel.
"india¦ a young country, a timeless civilisation explore it with india™s very own storyteller, amish
india, a culture that witnessed the dawn of civilisation. that witnessed the rise of other cultures and watched them turn to dust. it has been celebrated and attacked. admired and vilified. but through all these millennia, after all the ups and downs of history, itâ€™s still here! and now, after a few centuries of decline, itâ€™s driving a new dawn once again. ajanaabhavarsh. bharat. hindustan. india. the names may change, but the soul of this great land is immortal.
amish helps you understand india like never before, through a series of sharp articles, nuanced speeches and intelligent debates. based on his deep understanding of subjects such as, religion, mythology, tradition, history, contemporary societal norms, governance, and ethics, amish lays out the vast landscape of an ancient culture with a fascinatingly modern outlook."