Prabhat Prakashan: leading publisher of biographies & autobiographies
Prabhat Prakashan has published biographies and autobiographies of the most eminent personalities of India and the world such as Dr. Kalam, Narendra Modi, L.K. Advani, Ambedkar, Savarkar, Bhagat Singh, Milkha Singh, Gen. J.J. Singh, Arunima Sinha, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Albert Einstein, Khalil Gibran, Narayana Murthy and Ratan Tata. Popular volumes on revolutionaries, social workers, presidents, prime ministers, sportsmen, business magnets, scientists, famous women are also published by Prabhat Prakashan. The house has published over 400 biographies and autobiographies in Hindi and 100 in English, national and international motivational biographies till date. These books are aimed at a wide readership to spread the inspiring stories of these remarkable men and women who have forged their paths in life to success which was no easy task.
Prabhat Prakashan, an ISO 9001:2015 certified company, is one of the leading publishing houses in India. “We have a glorious history of fifty years of publishing quality books on almost all streams of literature, viz. children books, fiction, science, quiz, humanities, personality development, health, dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc. For the last fifteen years we have been continuously winning accolades for excellence in book publication. Our list of authors includes persons of repute like former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam; Louis Hay, Napoleon Hill, former Chief of Indian Army Gen. J.J. Singh, Saina Nehwal, Nobel laureates such as Sir V.S. Naipaul and Mohd. Yunus; President of America, Barack Obama, American foreign secretary Hillary Clinton, former President of USA, Bill Clinton; former Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee; former Deputy Prime Ministers of India, L.K. Advani and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel; politicians such as Nitish Kumar, Mamta Banerjee, Narendra Modi etc.; noted social activist H.H. Dalai Lama and renowned industrialist J.R.D. Tata,” shares Dr Piyush Kumar, Director, Prabhat Prakashan. Other contemporary writers include Verghese Kurien, ‘The father of White revolution in India’; former director general of CSIR, R.A. Mashelkar; noted journalist Arun Shourie; social activist Sudha Murthy; famous authors Chetan Bhagat, Deepak Chopra, Robin Sharma; former parliamentarian Dr. L.M. Singhvi; business tycoons such as Dr. Vijaypat Singhania, Kishore Biyani, Motilal Oswal and many more.
“Ocean Books Pvt. Ltd., our English division, is also an ISO 9001:2015 certified company publishing books on various topics of general interest. Prabhat Prakashan is one of pioneer publishers of children’s books in Hindi. Also publishing Sahitya Amrit—a reputed leading Hindi literary monthly since Aug, 1995,” concludes Dr Piyush Kumar.