A 12-year-old boy Mrigendra Raj from Uttar Pradesh has written 135 books on religion and biographies of known personalities including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Raj who has written books on 51 characters of the epic Ramayana started writing books at the age of six, with his first book on poems.
Raj goes by the pen name of ‘Aaj Ka Abhimanyu’ and was invited to do a Doctorate by the World Record University in London. He has claimed four world records and various other awards.
“I have analysed 51 characters of Ramayana by studying the epics. I have put that knowledge into my books. The length of my book ranges between 25 and 100 pages,” news agency ANI quoted Raj as saying.
The boy’s mother is a teacher in a private school in Sultanpur while his father works in the sugarcane department. About his future, Mrigendra Raj said that he would like to become a writer when he grows up and write maximum number of books on various subjects and genres.