Devdutt Pattanaik

Devdutt Pattanaik has been writing and lecturing extensively on the relevance of sacred stories, symbols and rituals in modern life. He has written several books including Myth = Mithya: Handbook of Hindu Mythology (Penguin) and Seven Secrets of Hindu Calendar Art (Westland). His columns appear regularly in numerous dailies and periodicals. More information can be found at www.devdutt.com.