Among the many forms in which human spirit has tried to express its innermost yearnings and perceptions, music is perhaps the most universal. Song of the spirit is an anthology of twenty one scholarly essays on Sacred Music that arises from deep rooted and ancient traditions. Among the galaxy of the contributors are Hazrat Innayat Khan, Selina Thielemann, Joscelyn Godwin, Ashok Ranade, Radhika Srinivasan, Lokesh Chandra, Muthusamy Varadarajan, Indira Menon, Mark Balfour etc. Short Bio-graphies of the contributors are also given in the end.
About the Author:
SUDHAMAHI REGUNATHAN has recently published her book Siku: Faith and Conversion, Donyipolo Movement in Arunachal Pradesh. She has translated papers and tracts by venerated Jain monks. Sudhamahi has been trained in the Bharatanatyam dance form, taught it and choregraphed the Panchatantra in the idiom of dance, for children.