Under The Banyan Tree
This expansive 74 minute program includes not only challenging fables from the ancient Vedas, but also engaging folk tales from India’s villages. Woven together by the Old Gray Goose, here is an opportunity to experience the wit, wisdom and wonder of India’s 5000 year old philosophical heritage. In addition, a nineteen minute bonus track explains the basics of India’s complex musical system in easy to understand terms. Also included are rare live recordings of native musicians introducing the sitar, tamboura, tabla, harmonium, guduki and bamboo flute. Here is the ultimate Indo-audio resource for young people interested in learning about different cultures in a complex world now transformed into a global village. A truely delightful educational experience.