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Interesting Facts About Krishna Udayasankar

Krishna Udayasankar is the author of the bestselling Aryavarta Chronicles (Govinda, Kaurava, Kurukshetra) based on the Mahabharata.

She has also written a book based on the founding legend of the island of Singapore titledand the fantastical Immortal.

Here are 6 things about prolific author based in Singapore that you may not have known:

She knew by the age of five that she wanted to grow up to be a writer (or an astronaut)


Her first book was supposed to be satirical poem based on the Mahabharata but after researching more on the topic she ended up writing The Aryavarta Chronicles


She did research to write a book on dogs but was unable to do so because the topic was too close to her heart. She ended up writing Beast, a book that focused on werelions instead.


Krishna Udayasankar is a Rajinikanth fan!


She lives in Singapore with her family, which includes three bookish canine children, Boozo, Zana, and Maya.


Krishna holds an undergraduate degree in law and a PhD in strategic management.


The writer is/was a lecturer at the Nanyang Business School at Nanyang Technological University.


She has co-authored two well-adopted textbooks: International Business: An Asian Perspective  and Global Business Today.

Check out the fantastic backlist of Krishna Udayasankar featuring titles like Govinda, Kaurava, Kurukshetra, 3 and Immortal.

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