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The Shambala Sutras will be beyond mythology... book preview & opinion

Dear readers, Indian novel is evolving and we are seeing many new achievements by novelists day by day. Keeping aside the pseudo-romantic approach by the authors, we are also seeing a wonderful progress in the genre of mythological fiction as well. With the rise of Amish Tripathi, Ashwin Sanghi, Anand Neelakantan... many more Indian novelists are trying their hands (and luck as well) in this genre and some of them are getting true recognition as well. A recent name that has been added on the list of emerging mythological and historical novelists is Aurijit Ganguli, the author of The Shambala Sutras.

Books are the best way to go when your quest is for truth!

It is not said because you love books. It should not be said because you love reading. It should directly come from the fact that you want to search for truth and truth can only be realised with one's personal interpretations and accumulation of knowledge that is based on other's experiences. Where will you get such knowledge? Where can you read the experiences of others? It can only be done with the help of books. If you love reading books and you also love looking for general and obscure truths, your journey might become way better than other people who have to wander here and there within the boundaries of material world. You can simply sit home and read quality books that talk about truths of various kinds and the ultimate one as well. Starting with a simple example by Aurobindo and also by Rabindranath Tagore, both of them believed in truth in this or that way. One was rather philosophical in his quest and explanations and another was rather sophisticated, simplistic an