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Author of sixteen published books, a documentary filmmaker and a journalist, Ruzbeh N Bharucha began his writing career in his final year of college, by editing and publishing a magazine called Venture.

In 1992, he was appointed Associate Editor for Special Audience Publication, and two years later became the Chief Editor of the first weekly newspaper in Pune, The Pune Tribune, published in English and Marathi by A. K. Bhalla.

In 1995, he was appointed the Executive Editor, Business Publication Division, The Indian Express. In 2000, he edited magazines on the paranormal, mysticism, new age, and travel, for S. B. Associates.

His articles have been featured in various publications, namely, The Times of India, Free Press, The Indian Express, Maharashtra Herald, Sunday Observer, Jam-e-Jamshed and The Afternoon.

In 2000, his first book, The Last Marathon, a journey into the world of the paranormal was published by Sainathann Communication. The book in its third edition and now published by Full Circle Publications.

In 2002, Devi's Emerald, a book on the abundant grace and compassion of Maa Mookambika Devi and Her medium Swamiji was published by Vakil, Simon and Faffer. It was reprinted in 2004 by Shree Mookambika Bhakta Mandali.

Both books deal with the paranormal and spiritual forces in the Cosmos.

In 2004, Fusion Publishers published his book, Shadows In Cages..Mother and Child in Indian Prisons. A soul stirring book that is the first of its kind which deals with mothers and their children living in Indian prisons throwing light on the various emotional aspects of what women inmates feel and share with their children in prisons all over India. The book is in its second edition and has also been translated in Hindi and Marathi.

The book, Shadows In Cages, was published and released for the International market by the Himalayan Institute Press, Pennsylvania, USA.

The Author scripted and directed a documentary called I Believe I Can Fly. The documentary gives a glimpse of the life of mothers and their children in Indian prisons. The twenty minute documentary has been screened in Singapore, Sri Lanka, India and in the US.

In 2005, Fusion Publishers released his first work of fiction, Rest In Pieces.

In 2006, his documentary, Yamuna Gently Weeps, a film on the demolition of one of the biggest slums in the world, the Yamuna Pushta, was screened at various International Human Rights Film Festivals and Universities worldwide.

Yamuna Gently Weeps, a three hundred-page book with heart-wrenching photographs and interviews with slum dwellers, politicians, renowned town planners, environmentalists and activists, was also released in August 2006.

His book, The Fakir, launched in October 2007, is already in its seventh edition and was on the top of the best seller list in December 2007. The Fakir has been translated in Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi and German, and is also soon to be released in Bengali, Gujarati, Tamil and Bulgarian.

In early 2008 the first book on the emotional and mental trauma of juvenile delinquents in India, My God Is A Juvenile Delinquent, was published. The book has been included in the reading list of all judicial academies by a central order.

His documentary on AIDS and HIV in the Tihar Prison, Sehat...Wings Of Freedom, sponsored by the United Nations, was selected and screened for The XVII International AIDS Conference, in Mexico, in August 2008.

From 2008 to 2011 the author was the Executive Editor, of the 4th D Wellbeing Journal, a widely read national magazine on physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing, with a print run of over 60,000 copies per month.

In 2009, his publishing house, Sainathann Publications, released two books, one on Shri Ram Thakur and a Bengali book on Sai Baba of Shirdi.

In 2010, The Fakir was soon followed by an equally successful sequel, The Fakir...The Journey Continues which was launched at the end of 2010 by Full Circle Publications. The book was published in German in 2011. The Fakir has been translated in Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi and German, and is also soon to be released in Bengali, Gujarati, Tamil and Bulgarian.

Both the books have been re-printed several times and are now considered to be among the best books on spiritual and paranormal literature.

The Fakir Thoughts and Prayers was published in 2011, a collection of profoundly transformative and powerful messages and prayers from The Fakir books that have touched the lives of many all over the world.

The author's documentary films, Yamuna Gently Weeps, I Believe I Can Fly and SEHAT...Wings Of Freedom were screened at the ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL PUNE in December 2011.

Bringing-in light into the lives of those who are visually impaired... The Fakir has also been printed in its Braille version that has been distributed to all centres all over India in 2012.

In 2013, The Aum Of All Things, was published. The Aum Of All Things is a non-fiction book on Oneness, life, death, the world of spirits, and manipulation of the five elements to transform one's life.

Being one of the most illuminative, influential spiritual writers of our times, Bharucha became the 110th Spiritual Master, for The Times Of India's spiritual publication, The Speaking Tree.

The Rambling of The 110th, also published in 2013, is a powerful compilation of his articles which were amongst the top three "most commented" and "most read" blogs of the week.

In 2014, RABDA My Sai...My Sigh was published by the Penguin Group and was soon a bestseller. The book is about BABA's ideology, philosophy and also about HIS life and routine when in the physical body in Shirdi.

Also, in 2014, his collaboration with Zambhala – India’s Yoga, Music, And Life Spirit Festival, a first of its kind, gave birth to a series of powerful videos called ‘Ramblings with Ruzbeh Bharucha’. These short video talks cover a wide range of topics and give greater understanding to the listener on topics like overcoming day-to-day challenges, in-depth understanding of karma, destiny, free will and various practical aspects of spirituality. These short videos have been life enhancing for people who view and share his insights across the globe.


Ruzbeh N Bharucha was interviewed by Doordashan Delhi on his contribution to Spirituality and Spiritual Literature. This interview was aired on National Television.

His facebook page has reached out to thousands in a very short span of time. The daily affirmations and messages are a source of inspiration to many, to help all to live to their highest potential.


In Jan 2015, ANANDA Musings of the Fakir was published by Full Circle. This spectacular new book brings out the essence of Sai Baba of Shirdi contained in The Fakir Triology.

His new book, The Perfect Ones, a profile on Masters, Archangels, Gods and Goddesses, will be out in book stores in April 2015, published by Penguin Publishers.

Twitter handle @ruzbehnbharucha.


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