Book: Keepers of the Kalachakra
Author: Ashwin Sanghi
Year of Publication: 26 January 2018
Publishing House: Westland Publications Limited
Genre: Mythological Thriller
Plot Synopsis: Welcome back to the shadowy and addictive world of Ashwin Sanghi. After The Rozabal Line, Chanakya’s Chant, The Krishna Key and The Sialkot Saga, Ashwin Sanghi returns at last with another quietly fearsome tale—this time of men who guard the ‘Kalachakra’ or The Wheel of Time.
Vijay Sundaram is a research scientist who is hired by a discreet organization called Milesian Labs to carry out his research on identifying quantum behavior beyond quantum. But what Vijay doesn’t know yet is that Milesian Labs is run by the World’s most secretive society called Minerva and his research holds the clue to a cosmic and galactic secret. Unknowingly, Vijay is sucked into the heart of this invisible war which will soon decide the fate of humanity.
Keepers Of The Kalachakra By Ashwin Sanghi | Book Review
Review: ‘Keepers of the Kalachakra’ is a brilliant piece of thriller coupled with jaw-dropping insights into the quantum world and mythological tales which revolves around an ancient concept in Vajrayana Buddhism – the Kalachakra. Kalachakra which forms the basis of this story essentially means wheels of time or “time-cycles”.
The awesomeness of Ashwin Sanghi’s writing is the diversified character and plot he is using in his Novel. Which is quite visible in the Keepers of the Kalachakra as well. The frequent change in the timeline and locations of the narratives makes the book all the more exciting and compelling.
A huge amount of research has gone into writing of Keepers of the Kalachakra and it kept you holding until its very last page to figure out whether you are reading a thriller or adventure or physics or history or bio or nature or history or Veda or culture. There is a lot of brainstorm done by Ashwin Sanghi. In this novel and while reading you will be in some new world of imagination, motivation, possibilities and immense knowledge and that’s quite evident throughout the book. And Ashwin Sanghi’s Keepers of Kalachakra tops best-selling fiction list of HT-Nielsen Top 10.
Final Words: “Keepers of the Kalachakra” is undoubtedly a must read – it was like attending a thriller metaphysics class with a great storyline which keeps the reader hooked on right till the end. This book had a lot of pictorial references which has made this an interesting read. I would, therefore, recommend it to all lovers of fiction.