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Dana Lynne Andersen's Art at Bhagavad Gita Launch, Delhi, India
 


Dana addressing the audience

 


The crowd

 


Dana with other dignitary speakers (click for details)

On April 14, 2006 Dana Andersen addressed a packed auditorium at the Siri Fort in Delhi, India at the launch of the The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita. This new book is a commentary by Paramhansa Yogananda, as remembered by his disicple, Swami Kriyananda. Dana Andersen was asked to create a painting for the book's cover. The painting is entitled The Divine Vision.

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Here is an excerpt from an article about the event (read the whole article):

'The American painter, Dana Andersen, artist for the book's magnetic cover spoke beautifully about the creation of this painting, "This painting flowed through me because this book is a Divine Mandate, and it is charged with divine power and Grace. And it is not so just for me—it is a font of blessings for anyone who will partake. Do not pass by this opportunity. Take this book home with you—for this is a book that will take you home! "'

You can also listen to, or read, her speech at the U.S. book launch.