Author B D Basu was born in Kolkata, India. He acquired an Engineering Diploma from Kolkata University. He is also a Management Graduate and acquired an MA diploma (English) from ICFAI University. Basu has written for various leading newspapers of India, including ‘Central Chronicle’, ‘Times of India’, ‘Hitavada’ and ‘Indian Express’, on the topic of spirituality, politics, travel, health and nutrition. In the international literary market, his contributions have been published at www.positivehealth.com and www.successstory.com. ‘Journey to the Celestial City’ is his debut novel. His second book, ’16 Teachings for Spiritual Happiness’ was published in 2017.