In this book, a great Vedic ritual "Rudrekadasi" is detailed which explanatory notes in English for the easy understanding and learning the rationale of the rituals. For the benefit of those who for various reasons are not familiar with the Sanskrit language and are now a days more familiar with the English language explanatory notes have been incorporated at relevant places so that the rationale of this form of worship will be understood.
Shri N Anatharaman was an erudite scholar who read widely the Hindu scriptures and explained them in simple language to reach out to larger audience. His mission in life was to relive the Indian culture and scriptures in the hearts of the people. For this he strived tirelessly throughout his life, more so after retirement from Government service.