Nitin Mehta, MBE, was born in Kisumu, Kenya. He speaks fluent Swahili, Gujarati, Hindi and Punjabi. As soon as he was old enough to understand that, by heritage, he was Indian, he became fascinated with the land of his forefathers. At the age of eight, his parents took him to India. His impressions of India left a mark on him which continues to this day. He travels frequently to India. When he moved to the UK at a young age, Nitin delved deep into the philosophical and spiritual wisdom of India. Nitin is author of following books: Sunil's Kenya Days, Easy Gujarati, A request to the people of India from the vegetarians of the world and Benefits of Vegetarianism to Africa. He has received awards for making a significant contribution to the city of London and an award for services to the community from British government.