About Us

Shhalaj Publishing House (SPH) is a leading book publisher in India, founded and guided by the visionary Shhalaj Mittal. With a passion for storytelling and a commitment to quality, SPH has become a respected name in the industry, known for its innovative approach to publishing and its use of cutting-edge technology.

Drawing upon the long experience and expertise of its founder and the legacy of his father and grandfather, who entered the book trade in the pre-independence era, SPH is dedicated to delivering excellence in publishing. The company specialises in academic, reference, and scholarly books covering various subjects, including Humanities, Social Sciences, Medicine, and Science & Technology.

SPH is a name to be reckoned with in the book publishing industry with a focus on quality and innovation. At SPH, the team is dedicated to delivering excellence in publishing, with a commitment to quality production, thought-provoking content, highly personalised services and the latest technology to produce manuscripts worth reading. Many of the company's authors have received significant awards, including the Padma Bhushan. Whether an established author or a first-time writer, SPH is here to help bring your story to the world and make a positive impact through the power of books.

With over 400 titles published and pre-press services, including language editing and cover design, SPH provides its authors with the best publishing and DTP services. The company is dedicated to protecting the copyright interests of its authors, and its focus on technological sustainability has enabled it to utilise both online and traditional channels, including e-books, to make its books available globally. SPH recognises the importance of staying ahead of the technological curve and invests in innovative solutions to make books easily accessible to its readers.


To accelerate the journey of academic progress through efficient knowledge publishing.


To publish books that educate, inspire, entertain, and bring positive change.


  1. Quality - A commitment to producing high-quality books that meet the needs and expectations of readers.
  2. Creativity - Encouraging and fostering creativity in content development during book production.
  3. Intellectual Freedom - Supporting the Freedom of speech and expression.
  4. Diversity and Inclusivity - Commitment to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce environment.
  5. Sustainability - A focus on using environmentally responsible practices in producing and distributing books.
  6. Responsibility - Taking responsibility for the impact of the books published on society and ensuring that books are produced ethically.
  7. Collaboration - Encouraging collaboration between authors, editors, designers, and other stakeholders in the publishing process.
  8. Innovation - A commitment to experimenting with new technologies, business models and distribution channels to stay ahead of the changing market.
  9. Customer Focus - Providing excellent customer service and supporting the needs of book readers.
  10. Integrity - Conducting business activities ethically, fairly, transparently, honestly and with a commitment to doing the right thing, even when it may be difficult or unpopular.