(Second Revised Edition, First Edition published in February 2003)
This book is an attempt to write the history of India from the subjective viewpoint, without in any way distracting from the external events.
History, as it has generally been conceived and written in modern times, has limited itself to the outer narration and interpretation of events and ignored the psychological forces and factors that affect human life ...
This book is an attempt to look at Indian history from the psychological and inner angle. It is an attempt to place in proper perspective, the deeper psychological and spiritual elements even in the outer life of the Indian nation.