Amish Tripathi is an Indian author from Mumbai.
The author is well known for his other bestseller, The Immortals of Meluha, which was the first book from The Shiva Trilogy.
Tripathi unfolds the concept of Karma and reincarnation in this book with ease. He manages to engage his readers through his fast narrative and his intense portrayal of Shiva as a character.
A professional from the finance sector and an alumnus of IIM-Kolkata, Amish Tripathi started writing The Shiva Trilogy after working in the finance sector for 14 years, fueled by his passion for mythology and history.