Photo Credit: Sumiko Nanda

Bhakti Mathur, private banker by day, mother to Shiv and Veer (seven and five years old) and an avid delver in Indian mythology at all other times is the creator of the ‘Amma Tell Me’ books – a series of picture books about Indian festivals and mythology for children in the three to nine year age group. She wrote and self-published her first book, “Amma Tell Me About Holi!” in 2011 and over the next...
24th JANUARY, 2015
Speaking at the Jaipur Literature Festival on the ‘Trials & Triumphs of a Self Published Author.’
23rd APRIL, 2015
Making Mythology Relevant.
13th MAY, 2015
Hong Kong based children's writer Bhakti Mathur feels that good stories nourish children as much as food.
27th MAY, 2015
Speaking at the launch of Room To Read’s ‘World Change Challenge.’ at Growhouse, Hong Kong.
November 11th, 2015

In Lanka with Hanuman.
December 1st, 2015
Six hundred children watch the worlds first superman - Hanuman on the big screen! At Kennedy School, Hong Kong.
March 1st, 2016
Giving a talk on the "The Trials and Triumphs of a Self-Published Author". Organized by SCBWI, Hong Kong chapter.
Radio Hong Kong
May 6th, 2016

Bhakti Mathur talks about her eleventh book in the ‘Amma Tell Me’ Series - Amma Tell Me About Durga Puja!
May 14th, 2016

Meet Bhakti Mathur, private banker and children’s book author.
May 17th, 2016
A lovely morning in Singapore! Reading to children from the Canadian International School.
May 29th, 2016
Launch of ‘Amma Tell Me About Durga Puja!’ - The eleventh book in the ‘Amma Tell Me’ Series at Bookazine, Hong Kong.
Radio Hong Kong
July 31st, 2016

Bhakti Mathur on the show ‘Cultural Dimsum’ talking about her passion for Indian mythology.
November 6th, 2016
Speaking at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival on "How to Write for Children."
November 12th, 2016
Speaking at the Singapore Writers Festival on "The Need for Diversity In Childrens Literature."
September 27th, 2017
Speaking about writing, reading and the Amma Take Me Series with Noreen Mir's 123 Show on Radio Hong Kong.
October 3rd, 2017
Speaking with Gurpreet Sandh, the host of the radio show 'desi Tadka' on writing, motherhood and Hindi music. On Metroplus AM 1044.
October 24th, 2017
Celebrating Diwali at Po Leung Kuk Chou Kai Yau School, Hong Kong.
November 25th, 2017
Launching 'Amma Take Me To Tirupati' at the Bookaroo Festival of Children's Literature, Delhi.
November 26th, 2017
Launch of 'Amma Take Me To Tirupati' at Odyssey Bookstore, Chennai.
November 27th - 28th, 2017
Talking about 'Amma Take Me To Tirupati' with the warm, witty and engaging children at Chinmaya Vidyalaya, SBOA and PSBB School, Chennai.