Inspiration Behind The Success Of “The Immortals Of Meluha”
by EVENTFAQS Bureau | Marketing | May 12, 2010 | Press Release
Mumbai, May 11th 2010: "The Immortals of Meluha" by Amish Tripathi became an instant hit with the audience and went on to become the bestselling novel. You enjoyed reading this epic novel but now its time to know the inspiration behind the success of this piece of work. Landmark, India's leading book and music retailer, will host a discussion on how music and writing inspire each other with celebrated author and the man who penned down the awe inspiring novel "The Immortals of Meluha" and Taufiq Qureshi, renowned percussionist and music director, son of Ustad Allah Rakha on 13th May @ 6.30 pm.
Taufiq Qureshi will talk about how the book inspired him to create the music he did for the famous trailer of the book and his understanding of the legend of Shiva. Amish Tripathi will share with the audience how music boosted his creative flow and the kind of music that would inspire his writing.
"The Immortals of Meluha" is the story of Shiva, the simple man, whose Karma recast him as our Mahadev. The God of Gods. In "The Immortals of Meluha" mythology has been fictionalised to tell the story of an ordinary man whom legend turned into a God. The story is set in 1900 BC, in a land called Meluha, also mistakenly known as the Indus Valley Civilisation by modern Indians. "The Immortals of Meluha" is the first in a trilogy on Shiva.
This evening promises to be informative and enlightening. Head to Landmark and be a part of all the magical moments that went being making the novel a bestseller
Date: 13th May 2010
Venue: Landmark, Palladium, High Street Phoenix
For more information, please contact: 64575323
The Landmark Experience:
Landmark is not just about a store selling books. Landmark is truly about building a generation of well-informed people. The store has presented the best of books, music and children's events with talented authors like Jeffrey Archer, Amitav Ghosh, Kiran Desai and Amit Varma, master chef Sanjeev Kapoor, blue eyed boy of bollywood Imran Khan, screen beauty Rani Mukherjee, rock sensation Swarathma, king of blues Soulmate, brotherhood of Jazz Louiz Banks and Gary Lawyer amongst others. Landmark has also been at the forefront at holding events that present children with their favourite characters like Rob from Pogo TV , the most popular and adorable Nicktoons DORA and ‘SpongeBob SquarePants', etc
A discussion on how music and writing inspire each other with author of the novel Amish Tripathi and Taufiq Qureshi