Bansuri Meets Recorder

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Varanasi, India January 2007. The thin, wavering, reedy, warbling sound of a bansuri, the genuine sound of India, wafted up from the river’s edge every night for the eleven nights I slept in Varanasi, in a guest house overlooking Rana Mahal … Continued

Sweat Lodge Ceremony

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  One day near the end of August I took a kayak out on the big beautiful lake at Omega Institute in the heart of the Hudson Valley and played my flute — my wooden recorder — meditating, hearing the … Continued