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Daily Meditation: Learning From Our Elders

Posted 03.08.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Sisters Have More In Common Than Just A Famous Father

Posted 10.14.2013 | Entertainment

Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones have big shoes to fill. Daughters of Indian music legend Ravi Shankar by two different mothers, they were raised by a...

Bridging Gaps Through Music: An Interview With Student and Musician, Chris Seepersaud

Uloop | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

Chris Seepersaud is a man of many talents. While finishing up his degree in Creative Writing, Chris gives guitar lessons and has been learning the sitar.

SAMAA Dedicated to Keeping Indian Classical Music Alive

Jim Luce | Posted 09.28.2013 | Arts
Jim Luce

Preserving the classics is a noble endeavor. Jazz, for example, is an original American music art form that once dominated the airwaves, dance halls,...

Late Sitar Master's Legacy Endures

AP | MUNEEZA NAQVI | Posted 12.14.2012 | Entertainment

NEW DELHI -- The walls of Sanjay Sharma's music shop are lined with gleaming string instruments and old photographs of legendary musicians. Beatles G...

Indian Legend Plays NYC, Thanks Obama

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

The Dalai Lama is a big fan of Amjad Ali Khan, one of India's most famous classical musicians, who was in New York last week to perform in the grand ballroom at the Indian Consulate.