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Manish Mahajan

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Manish is a consulting professional with international experience in big and small corporations. He currently lives in Mumbai with his wife Pratima and son Viaan.

Born and brought up in the east, Manish is actually from the west, has lived in the south and talks like someone from the north. These pan Indian experiences flow into his writing and his stories are built upon cultural milieu from rural and urban India. His debut book "The Disappearance of Tejas Sharma...and other Hauntings: Ghost Stories from India" was published in 2013 and was well received.
In his youth, Manish was heavily interested in Greek mythology and had serious delusions of being a Greek god. Then on a summer afternoon, things changed. He heard the song ‘The Number of th
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So the stork has announced his intention to visit! By the time this post goes public, the stork would already have arrived. Only upon the visit, would I finally know if it’s a king or a queen, till then I just have to keep guessing from the black and white screens of ultrasound images. Do I have a preference? Maybe I do :-) but I am not telling yo Read more of this blog post »
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“That night, they spoke in hushed voices around the fire, almost expecting to see or hear something jump from the shadows. Gonjo had been spotted dancing on the railway station on last two consecutive nights. Such an innocuous act as dancing could surely have been ignored but the gravity of the matter lay in the chilling fact that Gonjo had died a week back. Those hushed voices were only adding more fuel to the fire, not the one which kept them warm, but the wildfire of ghostly hauntings by the Begunkodor railway station. What happened at the station this particular night, however, would clearly disabuse any misgivings towards the ghost of the dancing woman - Excerpt from the story 'Begunkodor Ghost Station”
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“That night, they spoke in hushed voices around the fire, almost expecting to see or hear something jump from the shadows. Gonjo had been spotted dancing on the railway station on last two consecutive nights. Such an innocuous act as dancing could surely have been ignored but the gravity of the matter lay in the chilling fact that Gonjo had died a week back. Those hushed voices were only adding more fuel to the fire, not the one which kept them warm, but the wildfire of ghostly hauntings by the Begunkodor railway station. What happened at the station this particular night, however, would clearly disabuse any misgivings towards the ghost of the dancing woman - Excerpt from the story 'Begunkodor Ghost Station”
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message 1: by Mihir

Mihir Saran The Disappearance of Tejas Sharma is one of the best collection of Ghost Stories I have ever read.Please write another such book.I am delighted to know you have spent a part of your life in Ranchi.Keep writing more such books.


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