The highly-awaited book is set to launch in January 2018
National 11th December 2017: Celebrated author Ashwin Sanghi launched the cover of his highly awaited new book ‘Keepers of the Kalachakra’ on social media on 9th December. This title in the Bharat series – follows his well-researched thrillers like Chanakya’s Chant, The Rozabal Line, The Sialkot Saga.
Talking about the cover of the book which is an image of deity, Ashwin Sanghi states, “The deity that adorns the cover is a depiction of two Buddhist figures one is Kal Chakra which is a Bodhi Satva, along with his female counterpart which is Vishwamata. Both these are derived from Hindu tantra that symbolize Shiva and Shakti, essentially a description of the fact that the world is composed of duality.”
With Keepers of the Kalachakra, Ashwin weaves quite a fearsome tale of a world where people are at war with one another and the protagonist, a geeky scientist – Vijay Sundaram is caught in this madness. He has come across a clue to a galactic secret that holds the power to destroy humankind. The Keepers of the Kalachakra’ captures the confluence of science and religion to deliver a thriller that aims to keep readers at the edge of their couches. In the book, the readers will be following Vijay Sundaram – a scientist through mind-boggling situations and see him race against time in his attempt to save the world. What happens, you ask? The book holds all the answers.
The physical cover & Trailer will be launched at the Times Literature Festival with Sonali Bendre on 16th December 2017.
The book releases on 26th January 2018. Book is currently available for pre order. Readers can pre-order it here-