K.D. Sethna (1904-2011): Named Aml Kiran by Sri Aurobindo, like many Sadhak intellectuals found his true self in the Ashram at Pondicherry. He pioneered research in Several areas and out of his endless list emerged Aryan invasion theory and Ancient Inidan history, Blake and Shakespeare studies, Christology, comparative Mythology, Indian systems of yoga, international affairs, Overhead Poetry, Hellenic literature and culture, philosophy, mysticism, spiritual and scientific thought, modern physics and biology. He touched almost all the fields available on Planet Earth and they all gleamed with his light. A scholar extraordinary he edited Mother India. Author of several book, both creative and critical, he inspired many to take up to creative writing.
P. Raja has 32 books for adults and 8 books for children in English and 14 books in Tamil to his credit. Apart from contributing special articles to Encyclopedia of Tamil Literature in English, and to several other edited volumes, he has also written scripts for Television. He was General Council Member of Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi representing Pondicherry University. He is the Editor of Transfire, a literary quarterly devoted to translations.
|2||Thon wast not Born for Death, Immortal Bird||6|
|3||The Great Search and the Unexpecte Fruit||13|
|4||Pondicherry: This is the Place for Us||22|
|5||A Long Road of Shimmering Discoveries||35|
|7||Battles Fouhgt and Won||53|
|8||Do Not Be Too Upset If a Pass Awy||62|
|9||Works By K.D. Sethna: Alist||68|
|10||On K.S. Sethna : A List||73|
|11||Works by K.D. Sethna : In Chronological Order||75|
Item Code: NAP171 Author: P. Raja Cover: Paperback Edition: 2017 Publisher: Sahitya Akademi ISBN: 9788126052837 Language: English Size: 8.5 inch X 5.5 inch Pages: 79 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 140 gms