"Sundaresan has composed an epic tale of a coveted jewel and its place in India’s rich history."
"A fascinating tale about a mythical jewel."
—Chitra Divakaruni, author of Oleander Girl
"Whether you read The Mountain of Light for its dramatic story, its lush setting, or its vivid characters,
this novel will give you insights into history that will change you."
—Janet Lee Carey, Award-winning author of medieval fantasy