Acharya Chatursen was born in Chandokh, in the Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. He was a famous Hindi novelist. Acharya Chatursen's novels are fascinating and emotionally compelling. Most of his writing is based on historical events. His first work was Aabha. His other well-known works include Somnath, Vayam Rakshamah and Vaishali ki Nagarvadhu, among others.This novel details the tragic tale of the fall of the Somnath Temple, which once radiated indescribable glory, in the wake of Sultan Mahmud Ghaznavi's seventeenth invasion.