Brata, Sasthi

About Sasthi Brata

Biography (



Dimock, Edward C. "My God Died Young, The Autobiography of a Modern Man Without a Country. By Sasthi Brata." The Journal of Asian Studies, vol. 28, no. 4, 2011

"India." Virginia Quarterly Review, Spring 1986



Gupta, Sukanya. "Tantric Hinduism and 'Kinky America' in Sasthi Brata's The Sensuous Guru." South Asian Diaspora, vol. 9, no. 2,  2017

Hariharan, Meenakshi. "Aesthetic Sensibility in Expatriate Writing with Reference to Sasthi Brata and V. S. Naipaul." Contemporary Indian Writing in English, Chandra (ed.), 2005



Autobiography/Life Writing

Astride Two Worlds: Traitor to India (1976)

My God Died Young (1968)



Confessions of an Indian Woman Eater (2006)

India: The Perpetual Paradox (1986)

India: Labyrinths in the Lotus Land (1985)

The Sensuous Guru: The Making of a Mystic President (1980)

She and He (1973)


Short Story Collections

Encounter (1978)


Poetry Collections

Eleven Poems (1960)