atheistic millionaire is forced to find and help his long lost friend achieve
self-realization in a mystical City of
Nine Gates known only to the Gods
and the wisest sages of the Advait
and the Sankhya. Assisted by other
friends in the City, he leads the City on an inward enlightening journey, only
to realize at the end who his friend is, what actually the City of Nine Gates is and who is that beyond all regions knowing which one never comes back …
“When the Gods
descend to devastate,
Out of a Billion,
Only one strives,
Of those who strive,
Only one achieves,
What those sages realized,
and you still haven’t,
one never comes back.
Rise O’ Cities!
Pankaj Rajput, the author of the book City of Nine Gates, published in July 2014, works as a Financial Risk Manager for an Investment Bank in Mumbai. His interests across time have ranged from Physics to Metaphysics to Spirituality. His belief that Truth is Absolute yet the ubiquitous diversity in Nature ranging from atoms to people to philosophies to even the gods we worship, motivated him to write the Vedic Fiction City of Nine Gates. He is currently working on its sequel tentatively titled – The Return of Karn where Gyan encounters the greatest spiritual warrior ever and the end of all Worlds.