The astounding first intimation to the effect that by the word God, all saints and sages of all times have implied the realizable truth of oneself, was received by the author when he was a 35 years old man of the world. The realization broke upon him with explosive wonderment and delight. How could such a inheritance be forfeited through indifference? He questioned, searched for answers, contemplated and tried to shape his life as prompted by the ascending reality of self-inquiry. Rising Sun Melting Mists is a collection of articles written over a period of few years and later put together. In each article, reflection and spontaneous inspiration mingle inextricably.The HeritageEnjoy the poetic prose of his soaring thoughts. Each article an Upanishadic Canto.Swami Chinmayananda, international exponent of vedanta and spiritual masterBeauty of style and power of thought authenticity of experience precision of expressionM.P. Pandit, Sri Aurobindo Ashramconveying profound ideas effortlessly marvellous book Each article is a treasure. The Hindu, leading national dailySmall but profound. One line, one thought, enough to drive one to contemplation. A book to be savored line by line.M.V. Kamath in Bhavans JournalA book of great value sincerity and intense spiritual aspiration.