Engaged over 20,000 'care givers' including
medical practitioners with their patients, therapists, teachers & students, special educators, youth, managers, professors, administrators at conferences and workshops in India, Austria, France, Belgium, Russia, Thailand, USA
Presented at SYTAR 2021 (Symposium on Yoga Therapy and Research, USA); 6th Conference of International Association for Music and Medicine (IAMM) at Berkelee Music & Health Institute, Boston (2020); 18th Dialogues on Humanity, Metropolis of Lyon, Govt. of France (2018); 5th Mozart & Science Congress, IMC University of Applied Sciences at Krems, Austria (2017); 14th World Congress for Music Therapy, Vienna, World Federation for Music Therapy (2014);
Selected among the 8 international programs to be presented as a full day Pre-Congress Seminar with CME accreditation at 14th World Congress for Music Therapy at Dept. of Music Therapy, University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna (2014)
Published papers, case studies, articles in Springer Nature (Palgrave Macmillan), International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences, Music and Medicine Journal, Open Yoga Journal, International Journal of Yoga - Philosophy, Psychology and Parapsychology
Applied therapeutic music compositions at hospitals, clinics, wellness centres, Yoga studios in India and USA
August 14 '21: workshop 'self-care with Yoga of Music, Mantra, Mudra' at
Global Yoga Therapy Day 2021 online conference, 9:30-10:30 AM, IST, organised by Yoga for Better Health, Melbourne
July 24 '21: talk and workshop 'We heal ourselves as we heal children' at Healing Power of Love and Music , international festival, Kaliningrad, Russia; in collaboration with Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory
July 5 '21: paper presentation 'Composing Raga-based music and applying it to Yoga and Music Therapy for Covid warriors to evoke Susthiti'
at National conference: 'World Peace through Indian music', Department of Music, University college of Social Sciences and Humanities Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur
June 26 '21: talk music for mental health - at WONCA - World Organization of Family Doctors; we released a reggae song 'Tone of Mind' on Covid in collaboration with a Brazilian doctors band!
June 19 '21: Received SEVA award for Project Susthiti - an ongoing healing initiative to help Covid warriors with Yoga & Music Therapy - at SYTAR 2021 - Symposium of Yoga Therapy & Research, organized by International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
June'21: interview - Stories of Impact by Give Back Yoga Foundation, USA
November 23-27 '20: oral paper presentation - 'Therapy on Healthcare Professionals Working in Covid-19 Isolation Wards – A Pilot Study ' at 5th Medicine Annual Conference Virtual 2020, Department of Medicine, Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore
October 27 '20: online workshop - Know Your Rhythm - a program for caregivers to develop Integral PersonalityInternational Association for Music & Medicine (IAMM), Berkelee Music & Health Institute, Boston
October 26 '20: interview - 'Know Your Rhythm – Healing with the Yoga of Music and Sound' by Center for Soft Power, Indic Academy
July 4 '20: talk on 'Yoga of Sound' at agora titled 'Towards integrative medicine?' at 20th Dialogues on Humanity, conference invited by the Metropolis of Lyon, Govt. of France
May '20:publication - 'Where Two Rivers Meet', our chapter on Know Your Rhythm as part of 'Phenomenologies of Grace - The Body, Embodiment, and Transformative Futures', published by Springer Nature, Palgrave Macmillan
Seva award 2021 - honoured to receive this award from
International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
for Project Susthiti, our online healing program blending Yoga Therapy and Music Therapy for Covid healthcare workers
Composer at work - overview of Arnab and Know Your Rhythm team's work
Shanti Path Mantra celebrate 7th International Yoga Day, premiered at
SYTAR 2021 - Symposium of Yoga Therapy & Research, organized by International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
National Doctor's Day 2021- 'Playing with Sunlight - Re-imagining our world beyond Covid'
conversation on Know Your Rhythm with host, Abhay Wadhwa, founder, AWA Lighting Designers, New York
'Spandan' - Pulsation - live composition-performance as final artist of the opening ceremony
Spandan evokes Empathy via a recurring theme based on Raga Kafi (piano, tabla, orchestral) for a live 1,500 member audience from 40 countries
at 14th World Congress for Music Therapy, co-hosted by University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna and IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems
with support from Govt. of Austria, July 2014
'Know Your Rhythm' was among the 8 training programmes selected by
World Federation for Music Therapy (WFMT) to be presented as a full day Pre-Congress Seminar with CME accreditation.
'Know Your Rhythm Flash mob' - live demo of positive effects of rhythmic disruption leading to entrainment with Indian classical vocal percussion :-)
At the 14th World Congress for Music Therapy, IMC University of Applied Sciences, Krems, Austria, July 2014
‘Ta Na Na’ - a musical phonetics-based song
with 10 special educators with their 60 students with special needs, Special School, CERTH-India Hospital, Pondicherry
presented as participative therapy at
the 4th International Conference of International Association for Music and Medicine (IAMM), Beijing, June 2016, as part of our paper presentation; based on a 2 year Know Your Rhythm training program
'AUM Namah Shivaya' - celebrating 6th International Yoga (June 21st 2020) with mantra with music including the Rudra Veena - the rare ancient musical instrument.
Legend says Rudra Veena was created by Lord Shiva.
On the occasion of Gita Jayanti, 18th December 2018, Dakshina Chanting group chanted the Gita in full i.e. 700 verses across 18 chapters across 3,5 hours at Savitri Bhavan, Auroville. Presenting a few shlokas from Chapter 11: Vishwarupa Darshan Yogah or The Yoga of the Vision of the World-Spirit. This training began with Know Your Rhythm in early 2017 with Dakshina Chanting group, Auroville.
'Jayatu Sri Aravinda' - celebrating the 148th birthday of Sri Aurobindo and 74th Independence Day of India with a devotional song on Transformation.
L'aurore s'allume - poetry-music composition,
with from the opening stanzas of the iconic poem of Victor Hugo
at 18th Dialogues en humanité (Dialogues on Humanity conference) on 6th July 2018 at the Parc
de la Tête d'or, Lyon, France, organised by the Metropolis of Lyon, Govt. of France.
Dialogues en humanité emerged out the 2nd Earth Summit (2002).
'My Forest has a Face'- a short film on Auroville's Pitchandikulam forest shown at United Nations Forum on Forests (New York, 2013) and 3rd International Water Symposium
(Tamera, Portugal, 2013).
This short film 'speaks' as a poem from the forest's voice.