Dear friends,
I am delighted to share my new English website and Facebook page.
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The English/German section of my Slovak website will not be updated any more.
Sincerely yours, Jozef Banas.

Enter with good intentions

Welcome. Enter my site and share with me joys and sorrows, successes and temporary defeats. Temporary, because I know that I can fall to the ground any time, yet I know that I must stand up again as soon as possible. Each fall holds the beginning of a future rise. Are you ready to fall and rise with me? Then you are in the right place. I do not fight with others, but with myself.
I try to be better than I was yesterday. Should you support me on my way, I would be very grateful. I will try to reciprocate your visit with love, understanding and a good word. Please, feel free to enter. Welcome.   
Jozef Banáš

Curriculum Vitae

Jozef Banáš (1948)
is one of Slovakia’s most successful authors of the last decade. He is the holder of many literary awards, both domestic and international.
His books have been translated into eight languages. He has debated about his works in sixteen countries. J. Banáš’s work has been appreciated by the President of the German Bundestag Prof. Norbert Lammert, the most prominent Indian philosopher Prof. Satya P. Gautam, the Ukrainian writer Yuriy Shcherbak, the Swiss Professor Josette Baer, the Czech talk show host Jan Kraus, the German opinion journalist Peter Pragal, and many others.
Dan Brown has called him a “seeker of the truth”, and at a meeting in Kashmir in July 2014, the Dalai Lama blessed him for his efforts to bring people closer together. He published four TV scenarios, one screenplay, three Theatre comedies, thirteen books in Slovakia, ten abroad (Stop Dubcek!, Zone of Enthusiasm, Code 9 – Czech republic, Idiots in politics – Egypt, Zone of Enthusiasm – Germany, Poland, Ukraine, Hungary, India, Bulgaria) so far.

Jozef Banáš – the second most popular writer in Slovakia in 2016 750
Jozef Banáš was awarded the Golden and Platinum Book prizes for the year 2016 775
Jozef Banáš has sold more than a quarter of a million books 932
Jozef Banáš beats the record with his novel Kód 9 (Code 9) – 50,000 sold copies! 803
The Slovak author Jozef Banáš has a dream of Europe 1087
An interview with Jozef Banáš published by a prestigious Russian magazine 890
Jozef Banáš: The closing of borders is a tragedy, but Europe is pushed to do so by Merkel, Tusk and their kind. [INTERVIEW] 1029
Jozef Banáš: Everything bad you do will catch up with you someday 1290
The most translated Slovak novel is Banáš´s Zone of Enthusiasm 1344
Excellent! Jozef Banáš has conquered the limit of 200,000 sold copies 1175
Banáš´s international success 1670
Lincoln´s Truth 1651
Jozef Banáš has won the Platinum Book Award! 1656
The Slovak Dan Brown outplayed the American one 1647
Jozef Banas introduces the Literature of German – speaking countries 1539
Jozef Banáš: TOLSTOY 1785
JOZEF BANÁŠ: I regret that I was member of a coalition which agreed to the invasion of Iraq 1631
Jozef Banáš beats the records 1822
War in Europe? Not in Our Name, Say Schroder, Banas, Miklosko and Others 1714
Second man in Germany writes to Jozef Banáš 1866
The Indian philosopher Satya P.Gautam about the novel Jubilation zone 1842
Jozef Banáš´s novel Code 1 won the readers´ poll Book of the Year 2013 1969
The secret of Code 1 has been revealed to me. 2093
Jozef Banáš was awarded the Book Oscar for the year 2013 2166
Banáš with a Golden Book Award 2183
Israel 2365
Jozef Banáš´s books sold more than 150,000 copies 2081
World famous Dan Brown showed interest in the Slovak novel Code 1 2213
“Zona Nadsenia” for American and English readers 2267
Jozef Banáš: If they want to prohibit Code 1, they have to prohibit the Gospels first 2294
Jozef Banáš: Code 1 – story line 2854
Jozef Banáš: Code 1 --- Author’s afterword: Something else I wanted to say 2143
“Slovak bishops would chase Christ away” 2281
A selection of reviews – Zone of Jubilation by Jozef Banáš 2521
A week of Slovak culture was held in Remscheid, Germany 3359
Jozef Banáš at Book World Prague 2013 2917
Launch of a Hindi book in Bratislava 4713
Jozef Banáš´s novel has been released in Ukraine as well 2597
The Platinum Book Award for Jozef Banáš 2668
Believer in goodness 2882
Extract of the publicity in Indian papers 2844
Banáš´ novel Zóna nadšenia (Zone of Enthusiasm) was published in India 3318
A Cosmopolitan and a European: A conversation with Slovak novelist Jozef Banáš 7156
First chapter of Zone of Enthusiasm 4333
The Zone of Enthusiasm - Rewiew 7926
Profile 3477
Literary works 3260
Books 3788
Banáš in the USA and in India 3267
Review Zastavte Dubčeka KOSMAS JBAER 3489

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