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Dr R Aruna Sri

A qualified engineer, Dr. R Aruna Sri served as an officer in the Indian Air force, which she gave up to pursue her passion for music. As a music therapy consultant, she has associated with several social welfare organizations across the country, integrating customized music therapywith other therapeutic models, evolving HSD-therapeutic model and implementing it with rehabilitation groups. She is a pioneer in conducting music therapy for de-addiction in India and integrating music with various holistic healthcare approaches. In her doctoral research, she has revived the practice of Swara SamYoga, a technique to invoke one’s inner healing and devised a methodology for teaching and implementing the process in therapeutic groups. She has also broken new ground, in developing a systematic method for implementing music therapy in diverse socio-cultural set-ups, adhering to International standards. She has shared her experiences on various television channels, All India Radio (New Delhi) and in several published articles.

A Hindustani vocalist from Bade-Ramdas Gharana of Banaras, also qualified in Carnatic music, she brings in a unique blend of both styles in her concerts and workshops on classical music and therapy. She is also the Founder - President of Sri Research Institute of Holistic Healthcare and Self Development.


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A Call to “God”

Books by Dr R Aruna Sri

Wish to touch the realms where Science meets Spirituality?

Travelling through the world of mystic sounds, mantras and ragas, one can evolve towards higher planes of consciousness. Appreciating the relation between swaras, ragas, emotions and chakras will help one explore new territories of music therapy. A Call to “GOD” introduces Swara SamYoga and guides you to experience oneness with th

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