I am an eye surgeon by profession. i'm deeply touched by the sufferings of poor people everywhere. i have been working for NGO'sall my life helping the poor and the blind to see. at the same time i write ,eg creative non fiction and have two books published under me, viz, LETTING GO OF MY FATHER'S SOUL and the SNOWS OF KANCHENDZONGA. i am a painter at heart which is like meditation to me. I have been much influenced by the works of Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin which i copy without shame. Im also a gardener and love nature immensely. Im trying to create a forest of my own in my land in Sikkim. It will outlive me but will be my creation.