Intimate transcendent vocals and heartfelt world instrumentation highlight this album of sacred Gayatri mantras that will carry you into the temple of your spirit.
released July 13, 2019
Ragani: vocals, bells, pads, tanpura, environment
Hans Christian: cello, sarangi, nyckelharpa, miniature harp, dhilruba, bells, environment, drone, pads, temple bell, conch shell
Friedrich Glorian: tanpura
Bhairavesh: flute Composition, Recording & Production: Ragani Executive Producer: Brian King Producers: Robert & Gail Korb Sanskrit Consultant: Stephen Parker (Stoma) Production Consultant: Dale Buegel
Mixed and mastered by Hans Christian and Ragani at STUDIO 330, Sturgeon Bay, WI. Cover Photo: Ryan Peschman
Artwork/Design: [name(s) need to be added by Discmakers]
Special Credits: Kaita Bliffert, Ramadevi Iervolino, Joe & Dawn Colwin, Jeremy S. Widenski.
Heartfelt gratitude to: Stephen Parker (Stoma) for Sanskrit assistance and Gayatri inspirations; Dale Buegel for title concept and especially for gift of Gayatri purascharana & loving support; Ryan Peschman for his generous gift of artistic photography talent; Jackie Ratcliffe, Kaita Bliffert, Anjali Sengupta, Gary Brachman, and the beautiful community of kickstarters for their wonderful donations and support.
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