Yugal Joshi

Biography

Born and grown up in a remote village of India on Indo-Nepal border in the high Himalayas, Yugal Joshi is engineer by training and bureaucrat by profession. He studied at Kumaon University, Nainital, Harcourt Butler Technological University, Kanpur, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, Delhi University and Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Singapore.
A water enthusiast, he has co-authored many research papers in International journals and co-authored an authoritative and critically acclaimed book Singapore Water Story.
He is also a co-author of the book Creating Shared Values, on how Nestle has transformed Moga and nearby areas.
His book Ram: The Soul of Time brings out Lord Rama story in modern perspective. This book was released by Sant Morari Bapu at Kagdham, Gujarat. His fourth book is Women Warriors in Indian History, published by Rupa, India.

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Women Warriors in Indian History
This book tells stories of ten Indian women warriors from twelfth to nineteenth century in an engaging way. The narrators of these heroic tales are contemporary legends such as Malik Kafur, Emperor Jehangir, Marco Polo, Tatya Tope and others.

Books

Saapharee
Price: Free! Language: Hindi. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
जब भगीरथ प्रयत्नों से उसे आकाश से उतरना पड़ा था और जब महायोगी शिव उसे अपनी जटाओं में बाँधने के लिए हो गए थे तैय्यार; तब आक्रोश भरी गंगा ने फूँफकारा था: वह मुझे बांधेगा? मेरी बाढ़ उसे बहा ले जाएगी। मेरा उफनता ज्वार उसे भँवरों में देगा डुबा अनंत नरक की गहराइयों में… पर शिव तो शिव हैं। यहाँ आसन्न मृत्यु का इंतज़ार करता मैं भी उन्हें याद करके, एक नए उत्साह से भर उठा। पर्वत सम्राट शिव ने मुझे निड
The Palace (Saaphri Part 8)
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Maharaj, my considered opinion is that unnecessary expansion of the army is undesirable. Secondly, to keep army loyal to the king, soldiers must be salaried and must be kept under a strict code of conduct.” Kaikeyee interrupted with a sense of urgency. “No one can disagree that my beloved Ram has got a golden heart. But this is politics. His apprehensions don’t go well with raj-dharma."
Vashishtha (Saaphri Part 7)
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vashishtha knew Ram very well. Prince Ram was not a man to waste time in luxuries or sundry topics for amusement. He thought hard about it but could not guess a reason that brought the prince at his doorstep. Vashishtha was well aware of the palace politics and by then had firmly put his weight behind Kaikeyee. A dependent prince like Bharat was a sure guarantee of success for a powerful priest.
The Ikshwakus Saaphri Part 6
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ram: The valiant hero of his victorious clan, He extinguishes the fiery pride of warriors. Live idol of enduring fame, He drenches the whole world, In the rain of his noble deeds. Ram indeed is like a water filled cloud.
Apathy and Inertia (Saaphri part 5)
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
'The rakshasas have already won the war.' He thought sadly. 'Even after years of preaching immortality of soul, mere thought of a minor injury makes these scholars shudder. The terror of the rakshasas is omnipresent; I can see it in the eyes of an ignorant as well as in the eyes of a sage.'
Darkness Impends (Saaphri Part 4)
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Horrid Shiva’s tandava has created tumult, Darkness impends. Whirls of his moving arms raise mighty hurricanes, Entangled in their twirls, mountains fly. A horrified Indra looks at his thunderbolt. ‘How can it protect me from this mighty hurricane?’ He wonders.
Bhagiratha (Saaphri Part 3)
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It was easy for both –the kings and the Brahmins - to involve gods intimately in their affairs in order to enhance their worldly status and confer gold plating on their deeds. Vishwamitra always believed that such involvement of gods belittled the indomitable human spirit, gumption, and morale.
Ganga Descends (Saaphri Part 2)
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
History is always rewritten by the rulers. This clash is imminent in this story as a part of staunch rivalry between the education provided by state sponsored school of Vasishtha and independent school of Vishwamitra. A migrant student in Vishwamitra's school when tells his fellow students the classic story of Ganga's descends on earth, Vishwamitra gets alerted. How to counter State's propaganda?
Saaphri
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A man finds himself struggling for survival in those devastating floods in Uttarakhand, India in 2013. He hopes to leave an imprint before he bids adieu to the world. What should be the message?

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