Vipul Rikhi is a poet, fiction writer, translator and singer based in Bangalore. He has published a novel and collections of poetry and short stories. He was a fellow for literature at the Akademie Schloss Solitude in Germany in 2010-11. His current work is with Kabir Project where he writes and translates extensively in the field of Bhakti, Sufi and Baul poetry. He is the author of 2012, Two Thousand and Twelve Nights. His latest books are One Palace, A Thousand Doorways and I Saw Myself: Journeys with Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai.