Jayanti Bose Raskhit, the grand niece of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose will release a book on Gumnami Baba in Lucknow on Sunday 3rd of December. The book has been authored by Adheer Som.
From 1955 to 1985, a strange holy man lived secretly, namelessly, in various parts of Uttar Pradesh.When he died, they named him ‘Gumnami Baba’—The Unnamed Saint. He has a museum to his name now. But his name remains a mystery…Was India’s most legendary unknown man none other than its long-lost hero, leader and liberator, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose? You decide.
– Jayanti Bose Rakshit, Grand-niece of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
‘At once terrifying, mesmerising and exhilarating… Som’s scalpel cuts one of modern India’s greatest mysteries to the bone.’ – Shiv Aroor, INDIA TODAY
‘Gumnami Baba is one of the most fascinating characters of contemporary Indian history. Som’s chronicle of his remarkable journey has to be a bestseller!’ – Pravin Kumar, THE TIMES OF INDIA
‘Gumnami Baba has attracted equal levels of interest and intrigue over the years. This book peels back the veils with stunning insight.’ – Kushan Mitra, THE PIONEER