Music of Ahimsa (Soul-Force) (STG #1140)

Oct. 2 is the birthday of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, and we celebrate with songs about the great leader and teacher of nonviolent resistance, along with other uplifting songs of struggle and progress.

Remember to get your enlightening Daily Spin by liking and following STG on Facebook — you’ll also get other global music and cultural news, and it’s a great place to make requests and suggestions for future episodes.

Hour 1
MC Yogi – Mahatma’s Message (feat. Sukhawat Ali Khan) – Elephant Power
Mehrpouya – Soul Raga – Soul Raga – Single
Amaan Ali Khan & Ayaan Ali Khan – Birth of the Soul – Reincarnation
Babu Kishan – Mahatma Ghandi – Gypsy India
Mari Boine – Sielu dálkkas – Soul Medicine – Eight Seasons – Gávcci Jahkejudgu
Hot Club De Norvege – Gandhi’s Revenge – Vertavo
Ana Rita Simonka – Mais Filhos de Gandhi – Bossa Nova Delhi
Carlinhos Brown – Tata Gandhi – Marabô
Chinmaya Dunster & the Celtic Ragas Band – Changes (Live) – Karma Circles: Fragrance of the East
Sheila Chandra – The Struggle – The Struggle
MC Yogi – Ahimsa – Mantras, Beats & Meditations
Arohi Ensemble – Uprising: Revolution – Ahimsa: Love Is the Weapon of the Brave

Hour 2
Hoodna Afrobeat Orchestra – Violence – Let Go
Femi Kuti – Changes – Femi Kuti
Dhafer Youssef – Satyagraha Suite: Satyagraha – Dhafer Youssef: Sounds of Mirrors
Mercan Dede – Toz Pembe – Dünya, Vol. 1 (Sunrise)
Oghene Kologbo – Change the System – Remember Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Asian Dub Foundation – Change – Rafi’s Revenge
Dub Addis – Social Justice – Ethio-Roots
KINGDOM★AFROCKS – Anti Violence – Fanfare
Chopteeth Afrofunk Big Band – Struggle – Chopteeth
The Liberators – Soul Dive (excerpt) – Power Struggle
MC Yogi – Be the Change (Niraj Chag’s Swaraj Mix) – Elephant Power

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.