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Chetan Bhagat refers to the title of the next book

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New Delhi: Bestselling author and motivational speaker Chetan Bhagat has teased potential titles for his next book and said it could be titled “Chetan ki Chethana” or “Ek Tha Chetan”.

Bhagat, known for books such as ‘Five Point Nobody’, ‘The 3 Mistakes of My Life’ and ‘2 States’, talked about various aspects of his life on Sumedha’s podcast ‘Bluntly Streaming’.

In the recent episode of the podcast, the New Delhi-born writer spoke about his initial motivation to write, revealing that his ambition was not to change the world, but to indulge in simple pleasures like treating his friends to pizzas and Hot Chocolate Fudge at Nirula’s. , a popular local ice cream brand.

Bhagat, a graduate of IIT-D and IIM-A, admitted that he turned to writing after a stint in investment banking, driven by a desire to earn enough money to support his lifestyle.

However, he quit his job after a disappointing review from a terrible boss and started a new path as a writer.

Several of Bhagat’s books have inspired Hindi films, including “Kai Po Che” (“The 3 Mistakes of My Life”), “2 States” and “3 Idiots” (“Five Point Nobody”).

The 49-year-old said his first book, 2004’s ‘Five Point Nobody’, was written during a break from work and highlighted the transformative power of rejection and resilience in his life.

Bhagat also provided insight into his strained relationship with his father, drawing parallels to his 2009 book ‘2 States’. He expressed gratitude for the support of his partner, Anusha Suryanarayan, and acknowledged the complexity of love and devotion in modern relationships.

According to a press release, ‘Bluntly Streaming’, a witty and candid show by Sumedha Malhotra, is currently available on all major video and audio streaming platforms, giving audiences a compelling and insightful exploration of the human experience through the lens of one of India’s most beloved authors.

This post was last modified on April 21, 2024, 1:41 PM