Darshan, The Embrace

Darshan, The Embrace

Director: Jan Kounen

Cast: Jan Kounen, Amma, Ramakrishnananda Puri, Amritaswarupananda Puri

     
 

Dobermann and Blueberry director Jan Kounen offers further testament to his fascination with spirituality in this documentary exploring the healing power of touch as exhibited by Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (aka Amma, the "Hugging Saint"). A lifelong humanitarian who has spread joy by wrapping her arms around approximately 23 million people over the…  See more details below

Overview

Dobermann and Blueberry director Jan Kounen offers further testament to his fascination with spirituality in this documentary exploring the healing power of touch as exhibited by Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi (aka Amma, the "Hugging Saint"). A lifelong humanitarian who has spread joy by wrapping her arms around approximately 23 million people over the course of her lifetime, Devi is observed both up close and from afar as she meditates, travels from city to city on a lifelong mission of goodwill, and discuss her philosophy with the filmmakers.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/14/2006
UPC:
0796019797184
Original Release:
2005
Rating:
NR
Source:
Ifc
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:46:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Amma Participant
Ramakrishnananda Puri Participant
Amritaswarupananda Puri Participant
Krishnamrita Prana Participant
Armitagitananda Puri Participant
Elisa Rimbaud Participant
Brahmachari Shubamrita Chaitanya Participant

Technical Credits
Jan Kounen Director,Screenwriter
Soo-Jun Bae Co-producer
Anne Le Campion Sound/Sound Designer
Anny Danche Editor
Manuel De La Roche Producer,Screenwriter
Laurence Guerault Asst. Director
Jean-Jacques Hertz Score Composer,Sound/Sound Designer
Naoki Kai Co-producer
Laurent Lafran Sound/Sound Designer
Sebastien Pentecouteau Cinematographer
Sandrine Ray Asst. Director
Francois Roy Score Composer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Darshan: The Embrace
1. Amma [9:29]
2. Infinite Love [5:04]
3. A Prayer for Peace [9:18]
4. Unchanged Truth [8:18]
5. Thee Seed of Service [9:32]
6. Pilgrimage [7:52]
7. Thousands of Faces [6:29]
8. The Art of Living [6:42]
9. Blissful Death [6:19]
10. The Devils Within [10:00]
11. Embracing Millions [12:06]
12. Credits [4:41]

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