August 6, 2014

Raw, unedited video of boatman Rajkumar singing a Thumri while rowing tourists in Varanasi. March 2014.


It is a known fact that in India, talent is abundant. You come across people with unparalleled talent on the streets, in the slums, in places where one would least e...

August 5, 2014

March 2014 saw Varanasi turn into a political hotbed with Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and AAP leader, Arvind Kejriwal choosing it as their arena for the final political bout. But despite all the political heat, in one quiet part of Varanasi, in a small Yo...

August 5, 2014

Dhrupad music is the Nad-filled journey of the body from the Kundalini at the Mooladhar (at the base of the spine) to the Brahma randhra (the opening at the centre of the skull).


The journey of awareness along this path manifests as music. Musical experience indicates...

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