Munindra Misra

Munindra Misra (born 16 June 1952) is an Indian author. He has written several books. His unique works in English rhyme on Hinduism and Hindu culture, provides an understanding of the Sanatan Dharma. His works peep into the heart and expression of this belief. Misra was honoured with a badge and awarded “Top Viewed Author Award” by Knol – A unit of knowledge of Google in 2011.


1.Birth and Early life
Munindra Misra was born on 16 June 1952 in Allahabad. His father, Pt. Kanhaiya Lal Misra, was an advocate and represented the Government of Uttar Pradesh, India as the Advocate General (1952-69) for over 17 years.
Munindra Misra's primary education was from Welham Boys’ School and then he completed his Senior Cambridge/ I.S.C. from The Doon School in Dehradun. Subsequent to his graduation, he worked with the Banking Sector.

2.Life & Career
Munindra Misra was the Development Office of the Andhra Bank but he resigned within a few years and joint Omni, India, as its Assistant General Manager. There after he started his own consultancy ‘The Computus’ – a software development, Desk Top Publication and Data Processing organisation. He currently resides in Gurgaon, India - totally engrossed and dedicating his life to the creation of other works in English rhyme on the Sanatan Dharma.

3.Work and Style
Misra has over 100 published books and eBooks. He writings are unique and rare, as his style of work on Hinduism (Sanatan Dharma), is in English rhyme, which has not been done so exhaustively by any individual.
His works include Chalisa, Stuti, Stotra, Upanishad, Gita, Yoga, Mahabharat, Ramayan, Mahatma Vidur, Chanakya, The Panchtantra and works on Kabir in English rhyme. Misra has also written a few poetry books.

4.Bibiography - All works
i.Sanatan Dharma
       Bhagwat Gita – Its Essence
        Gita – Yama, Agastya, Ashtavakra, Sanatan

        Chants of Hindu Gods & Goddesses
        Chalisa Collection
        Mantra, Stuti, Stotra Collection
        Lalita Sahasranama
        Devi Mahatmayam
        Lord Vishnu & Goddess Lakshmi
        Lord Shiv & Family
        Bholenath
        UpanishadsManduka, Prashna, Kena, Adhyatma, Aitareya, Isavasya, Mandukya
        Drops of Nectar from Mahabharat
        Glow of Purushottam Sri Ram
        Yoga Vashishta Crux
        Patanjali Yoga
    ii.Kabir
        Gems of Kabir
        Kabir Couplets
    iii.Children’s Book
        Five Polity Paths - Panchtantra in English rhyme
    iv.Poetry
        Eddies of Life
        Goals of Life
        World Life & Humanity
        Light Rays
    v.Other Works
        Wisdom of Mahatma Vidur & Chanakya 
        Pt. Kanhaiya Lal Misra – My Father

5.Personal Life
Munindra Misra is the youngest of the 5 sons (Vijay Prakash, Ravindra Prakash, Ajay Prakash, Ranjan and Munindra) and 3 daughters (Shanti, Jyoti, Preeti) of Pt. Kanhaiya Lal Misra, a renowned legal luminary of India. Born in 1952, he lost his mother at a tender age of 17 and his father when he was 22 years old. 

6.Award
‘Knol’ – a unit of knowledge of Google, has honoured Munindra Misra with a badge and awarded “Top Viewed Author Award” in 2011

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