Om Books International along with JLWA, Mumbai hosted the launch of Kama: The story of the Kama Sutra written by renowned Tv – web series writer and documentary director, Jaya Misra. The book was launched by Bollywood stalwarts like Actor Arshad Warsi, Film Producer Ekta Kapoor and Film Director Kabir Khan. The event was hosted by Mini Mathur and the event was graced by Bollywood celebrities like Sandya Mridul, Mandira Bedi, Gul Panag, Roshan Abbas, Maria Goretti and award winning writer Manu Joseph. It is the first fictionalized biography of Vatsayana, the compiler of Kama.
You Cannot Have All the Answers, a collection of short stories, takes on life’s unanswered questions while dealing with issues like trauma, sexuality and prejudice. The book was launched in New Delhi in the presence of Keki N. Daruwalla, major Indian poet and short story writer; Namita Gokhale, Indian writer, publisher and festival director and Malashri Lal, writer and academic, former Professor, Department of English, University of Delhi.
Terrorism in Indian Ocean, edited by Dhruv C Katoch and published by Pentagon Press was recently released. This book is a compendium of the proceedings of the third Counter Terrorism Conference organised by India Foundation and the Government of Haryana (CTC 2017) with focus on terrorism in the Indian Ocean Region. As in the earlier two conferences organised by India Foundation, CTC 2017 brought together a galaxy of political and thought leaders from India and across the world to highlight various aspects of the subject.