About The Author


Prakash Lothe is an author of many short stories, plays, and humorous articles. His first novel, “Dharmadurin,” published in India, was awarded “Best Novel” by the Bombay Literary society in 2017. He also received the “Best Novel Award” for 2017 from the State Government of Maharashtra India and he was the recipient for the “Best Literature Award” from the Brihan Maharashtra Mandal of North America in 2017. “Defender of the Faith” is the English language translation of this award-winning book. Dr. Lothe served as a pediatrician for more than 40 years in New Jersey and now resides in Richmond, Virginia.