My father used to say, “If your fundamentals are strong, nothing can stop you.” This was the slogan of a leading advertisement released a few years back. This body of work has been attempted with that powerful thought in mind.Working with a GIS is like driving on a ghat road in an SUV. The more you go, the bigger the thrill. However, even for that, the art of driving has to be fully understood. This humble book is for enthusiastic and energetic beginners.If you believe in the power of an open source GIS, this book is for you!If you trust the strength of a commercial GIS, this book is for you!If you love to experiment with a GIS on your mobile phone, this book is for you!