Dr. M.G. Sasi Bhooshan was born on January 1, 1951. A historian and teacher, he has worked as a Sub-Editor in Malayala Manorama, Mathrubhumi Newspapers and as a College Lecturer for 10 years. He has published many articles on Kerala arts and culture and has studied the paintings and sculptures of over 300 temples and the serpentine and stone inscriptions of Kerala. He was the director of the Literacy Mission and Vyloppilly Sanskriti Bhavan. Uravukal, Keralathile Chuvarchithrangal, Keraleeyarude Devathasankalpam, Murals of Kerala and Deshacharithram: Keraleeya Kshethrangaliloode are some of his works.