Writer, author, and translator. Author of the bestselling "Tipu Sultan: The Tyrant of Mysore," "The Madurai Sultanate: A Concise History," and "Seventy Years of Secularism."
English translator of Dr. S L Bhyrappa's blockbuster Kannada novel, "Aavarana".
Nothing prepares you for Ayodhya.
Not even when you go there bearing in mind such lofty slokas as
अयोध्या मथुरा माया काशी कान्ची अवन्तिकापुरी द्वारावती
चैव सप्तैता मोक्षदायिका: ॥
Ayodhya, Mathura, Maya, Kashi,...