Indian literature is rich and a virtual treasure trove of stories, plays and poems yet the fact is that it is known very less beyond its place of origin. The impediment is lack of translation of these works in English as well as vernacular to enable them reach a wider reader base.
Keeping this in mind LotusFeet Book Publication P. Ltd was recently launched in the Capital amidst great fanfare. According to Prabal Kumar Basu, its mentor, “The abundant high quality Indian literature of past and present is either getting lost or remaining confined to the area and people using the language. LotusFeet wants to break this by selecting quality manuscripts for translation. Besides original works too will be commissioned to promote talent.” Read More via TheHindu.