Schools in the East and the West

AZIMVTH Ashram hosts a variety of artists. Some of these are connected to education in different capacities --  working as University art professors, studying in final semesters of BFA or MFA, and working as art teachers in schools. AZIMVTH strives to bring original spiritual arts to the mainstream education at Ph.D., graduate, as well as … Continue reading Schools in the East and the West

Haridwar Flute Circle

Haridwar Flute Circle is listed at World Flute Society, a 501(c)(3) organisation at Virginia, USA. Some other details are - Haridwar Flute Circle AZIMVTH Ashram 365 Arya Nagar Jwalapur, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, 249407 E-mail: AZIMVTH@gmail.com Web site: http://www.azimvth.org Flute Circle Focus: Bansuri and conch Note: Any Indian instrument played by a non-Indian is also welcome! 90% of … Continue reading Haridwar Flute Circle

Meditative Carvings of the Sacred 5 Leaves

Madlaina Fontana Bachelor of Stage Design, Master of Arts in Public Spheres & Art Teaching Switzerland "My intuition brought me here (AZIMVTH) for a reason. I was at the right time at the right place. Also I was impressed with your knowledge. Every day was a new surprise. Incredible!" Madlaina Fontana teaches art in Switzerland. … Continue reading Meditative Carvings of the Sacred 5 Leaves

Summary of Artists’ Projects

Artists Details on the backgrounds and projects of some of these individual artists can be viewed by clicking the relevant links given at the page here. We select only those artists whose arts have some connection to spirituality. Due to the specific nature of our residencies we are particular about the artists. During the recent one-and-half … Continue reading Summary of Artists’ Projects

Musical Collaboration With the Holy

Brett Goldstein BA, Cognitive Science & Psychology, High Honors University of California, Berkeley USA "This (stay at AZIMVTH residency) has been a profound period of growth both artistically and spiritually and I owe it to Tarun and AZIMVTH...Great introduction (to Yoga and meditation) felt real improvements over the weeks." Till a few months before coming … Continue reading Musical Collaboration With the Holy

Prolifically Spiritual Experiments on Metal, Stone, and Wood

Sarah Gilbert (Homa) Painter of France "I liked a lot improving my Yoga, learning another way of life, visiting the temples, slowing down." Sarah Gilbert is a practicing artist. Most of her paintings are inspired by real, surreal and virtual world. These are of urban landscape, minimalist architecture where nature passes across a technological grid, … Continue reading Prolifically Spiritual Experiments on Metal, Stone, and Wood

Story-telling in Black and White

Laleh Torabi  Germany "Very friendly and helpful. Nice and friendly rooms. Nice fabrics. Simple but very tasty (food). Very considerate. Everybody is cared for individually." Laleh Torabi (LT) is a visual artist; she draws and tells stories. LT believes that each step, each encounter, each story enriches her vision.  She carefully listens to this new … Continue reading Story-telling in Black and White

Songs to the Fauna of the Hills

Nicolaj Wamberg Master of Folk Music, Academy of Music, Southern Denmark "I liked to be introduced to the Indian culture, the city, traditions, spirituality. Openness at all times." Nicolaj Wamberg is a musician, freelance artist, and dancer. He teaches violin and singing. He has also done exchanges in Liszt Academy, Budapest, Hungary for one year … Continue reading Songs to the Fauna of the Hills