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The Women’s Ashram

Dayanita Singh & Sunil Khilnani

‘Nirmala Chakravarty, a young and beautiful Shakta mystic from East Bengal, known to her followers as Anandamayi, first came to the city of Benares in 1928’.

Dayanita Singh

Dayanita Singh is a member of Network Photographers. Her work has appeared in Granta twice: in issue 57: India! The Golden Jubilee and 73: Necessary Journeys. She lives in Delhi.

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Sunil Khilnani

Sunil Khilnani teaches at the University of London. He is the author of The Idea of India, published by Penguin in the UK and Farrar, Straus & Giroux in the US.

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