Arundhathi Subramaniam is an award-winning Indian poet. Widely translated and anthologised, her book When God is a Traveller was the Season Choice of the Poetry Book Society, shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize. Her new book of poems is Love Without a Story. As editor, her most recent book is the anthology of Bhakti poetry, Eating God. As prose writer, her books include The Book of Buddha; a bestselling biography of a contemporary mystic Sadhguru titled More Than a Life and most recently Adiyogi: The Source of Yoga,co-authored with Sadhguru.
She is the recipient of various awards and fellowships, including the inaugural Khushwant Singh Prize, the Raza Award for Poetry, the Zee Women’s Award for Literature, the International Piero Bigongiari Prize in Italy, the Mystic Kalinga award, the Charles Wallace, Visiting Arts and Homi Bhabha Fellowships, among others. She has written extensively on culture and spirituality, and has worked over the years as poetry editor, cultural curator and critic.