Arundhathi Subramaniam is a poet and writer on spirituality and culture. She is the author of three books of poems, most recently Where I Live: New and Selected Poems (Bloodaxe, UK, 2009). Her poetry has been widely anthologised and translated. She has worked over the years as poetry editor, curator, and journalist on literature, classical dance and theatre. Her prose works include the biography of a contemporary mystic (Sadhguru: More Than a Life, Penguin, 2010). As editor, her books include the Penguin anthology of essays on sacred journeys (Pilgrim’s India, 2011) and the Penguin anthology of contemporary Indian love poems in English (Confronting Love, 2005; co-ed). She divides her time between Bombay and a yoga centre in south India.