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Novels based on mythology take us to lands of enchantment, fantasy, legend, splendor and magic. While some may dwell on accurate facts, most  intertwine …

With their exceptional entrepreneurial and financial acumen and their single-minded pursuit of success, Marwaris today have virtually conquered every sphere of Indian industry, and many have gone beyond to make their presence increasingly felt in the global forum.

Sujit Saraf’s novel The Peacock Throne captured the political and religious contradictions of modern India. It was shortlisted for the Encore Award and won …

The Z Factor: My Journey as the Wrong Man at the Right Time, published by HarperCollins Publishers India, is the autobiography of media mogul Subhash Chandra, the promoter of Essel/Zee Group of Companies. The memoir, written in association with Pranjal Sharma, charts Chandra’s journey from humble beginnings to a current net worth of $6.3 billion. MARWAR brings you excerpts and images from the book, courtesy HarperCollins Publishers India.

The Marwari Heritage by historian and writer Dr D K Taknet takes readers on a voyage of discovery of Marwaris who migrated from Rajputana, Haryana, Malwa and its adjoining regions to other parts of India. Meticulously researched over five years, the final product—a stunning pictorial book—comprises 511 pages with rich illustrations and rare photographs.