Dr. Swami D Francis, Ph.D., born in Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District, South India, Swami Dhason Francis has a Ph.D degree in Biblical Interpretation. His earlier works 'The Iago Trial' , a novel, 'The Betrayed Disciple' , a play on Judas Iscariot, and 'Unshackling an Apostle'  a research work on The Bible, and 'The Imperial Inquest'  testify that he embellishes his writings with rare details from literary classics, ancient history, traditions, legends and mythologies. He has also written over a dozen plays in Tamil. He is at present in Libya teaching English literature in Al-Margeb University, Khomes. He is currently working on his new novel 'The Samson Prism' with the February Seventeen Libyan Revolution as its background.