Amish Tripathi

The Immortals of Meluha fame Amish is an Indian author. Amish’s unique combination of crackling storytelling, religious symbolism, and profound philosophies has turned him into an Indian publishing phenomenon.

Amish is a 1974-born, IIM (Kolkata)-educated banker-turned-author. The success of his debut book, The Immortals of Meluha (Book 1 of the Shiva Trilogy), encouraged him to give up his career in financial services to focus on writing. Besides being an author, he is also an Indian-government diplomat, a host for TV documentaries, and a film producer.


Amish Tripathi
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Amish is passionate about history, mythology, and philosophy, finding beauty and meaning in all world religions. His books have sold more than 6 million copies and have been translated into over 20 languages. His Shiva Trilogy is the fastest selling and his Ram Chandra Series is the second fastest selling book series in Indian publishing history.


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