Sudhir Kakar, Author, Psychoanalyst
"Gurcharan Das' personal search for dharma in the ancient epic uncovers buried signposts to a desirable future polity. The Difficulty of Being Good is a significant Indian contribution to a new, universal Enlightenment that is not Western in origin or character. It is a delight to read a book that wears its learning so elegantly and presents its arguments with such panache."
- Sudhir Kakar, author and psychoanalyst, writes about The Difficulty of Being Good