Russill Paul, a musician, teacher, and author of The Yoga of Sound, pioneered the understanding of the sonic aspects of yoga in the United States 25 years ago. He combines years of mantra training in India as a monk and yogi with extensive studies in Sanskrit chanting and Indian music in the temple cities of South India. He is considered a leading authority in the sonic applications of yoga.
The producer of several yoga chant albums, including Mantra Magic, Russill has taught in graduate and post-graduate spirituality programs for more than 17 years and has presented his work extensively across the North America. He directs his own spirituality programs online through his Yogic Mystery School and leads an annual chanting pilgrimage and retreat to India.