What if everything we thought we knew about our origins was a lie? The greatest hoax in the human history, devised to conceal an explosive ancient secret that could shake the world’s religions to its very foundation?So begins a deadly quest of epic proportions to uncover a lost cache of esoteric wisdom, at the heart of which lies buried mankind’s greatest untold secret.On the verge of solving a series of gruesome murders, CBI officer Jake Stevens is pulled from the investigation. Intrigued and curious, Jake seeks answers, eventually stumbling upon a link between the murders and his long-dead father to an ancient secret—The Lost Arcanum. The link propels him on a deadly quest through a labyrinth of secrets, hidden history and unseen truths scattered across the mysterious landscape of India. With Taneez as unexpected company, Jake realizes there are those who are conspiring to ensure the secret remains buried. Ensnarled in a treacherous game with a professional killer and a covert organization, they find themselves on a deadly collision course with forces of vengeance, greed, and unspeakable power. Will Jake and Taneez uncover the secret? Is the world ready for it?