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This is an exquisite collection on mystic poetry by the well-known danseuse and choreographer Mrinalini Sarabhai. The themes are mythological, depicting the yearnings of the lover for the beloved, the wanderings of the lost soul through timeless space and the pilgrims ardent strivings for the attainment of "ananda”–bliss.
Drawings by Shanu Lahiri
About the Author
In classical Indian dance, Mrinalini Sarabhai is internationally recognized as a dancer and choreographer whose reputation for innovation is unmatched. Based in Ahmedabad, she has travelled extensively with her troupe, and has received many distinguished awards and citations in recognition of her artistic eminence.
Her extraordinary ability to fuse new ideas with traditional forms has been her great contribution to the world of dance. Her biography, The Voice of the Heart, was published in 2004.