Mayank Chhaya is a respected journalist and writer with three and a half decades of reporting out of India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the United States. He has reported all major news stories out of India since 1982. He is a widely published commentator on global affairs but in particular on South Asian and Sino-Tibetan affairs.


He is also an authorized biographer of the Dalai Lama whose book ‘Man, Monk, Mystic’ has been published in 24 languages around the world, including in America by Random House.


Chhaya recently completed a feature-length documentary titled ‘Gandhi’s Song’ which is now going through international distribution.


He is currently working on three more books, one documentary, one feature film and one television show.


Chhaya is also a painter whose works have begun to sell across the world.

Mayak Chhaya's CV