About the Book
The deadly Halahala, the all-devouring poison churned from the depths of theWhite Lake by the devas and asuras, was swallowed by Shiva to save the universefrom extinction.
But was the Halahala truly destroyed?
A small portion still remains - a weapon powerful enough to guarantee victory to whoever possesses it. Andboth asuras and devas, locked in battle for supremacy, will stop at nothing to claim it.
As the forces of Devaloka and Patala, led by Indra and Shukracharya, plot to possess the Halahala, Shiva turnsto mankind to guard it from their murderous clutches. It is now up to Samrat Vikramaditya and his Council ofNine to quell the supernatural hordes - and prevent the universe from tumbling into chaos!
A sweeping tale of honour and courage in the face of infinite danger, greed and deceit, The Guardians of theHalahala is a fantastical journey into a time of myth and legend.
About the Author
Shatrujeet Nath has sold ice creams, peddled computer training courses, written ad copy and reported onbusiness as a journalist and assistant editor at The Economic Times. His first book, The Karac hi Deception, waspublished in 2013. He divides his time between writing fiction and poetry, reading, playing with his daughter,and dreaming of buying a small castle in Scotland. Till that happens, he plans to continue living in Mumbai.