Gandharva Veda

Gandharva Veda (gnˑ·dhär·v vāˑ·d),

n.pr ancient classical music of India used in Ayurveda, the components of which—ragas (melodies) and rhythms—are believed to rectify imbalances in doshas. Listening to a particular raga at the right time brings about harmony between the body and nature while the same raga may have an antagonistic effect at another time. See also doshas.
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Attendees will also get to hear a performance of Maharishi Gandharva Veda music, considered the science of sounds and melodies, presented by Reshma Srivastava on sitar.