The early years
This Amar Chitra Katha on Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India, is inspired by these words from his will.'I am proud of that great inheritance that has been and is ours and I am conscious that I too, like all of us, am a link in that unbroken chain which goes back to the dawn of history in the immemorial past of India. That chain I would not break, for I treasure it and seek inspiration from it.'
These words reflect the feelings of millions of readers who look upon the Amar Chitra Katha series as a link to their past. These illustrated classics have retold many a tale from Indian mythology, legend, history and folklore.The present volume traces the ancestry of Nehru and dwells over the early years of his life that helped shape this great man of destiny.