Media Buzz for The Ramayana: A New Retelling of Valmiki’s Ancient Epic—Complete and Comprehensive



Huffington Post
“This book is so lyrically rendered
that you won’t even notice the wisdom seeping in.”


Light of Consciousness magazine (August 2016)
“If you have not yet read the Ramayana, here is an entry into a remarkable adventure in reading and upliftment.”


Publishers Weekly
 “. . . . this new edition by two experts in meditation and Ayurvedic health is commendable for its effort; it’s a strong abridgement, striking an effective balance between retaining the poem’s structure and multiple sub-plots and reducing the poem’s intimidating original length.”


KC Star “Faith Matters” blog
“This famous Indian epic is brought back to life in this new version.”


MUM Alumni News
“This lucid and eminently readable adaptation will introduce readers to one of the most influential works of world culture.”



TM Home
“In this new masterpiece Egenes and Reddy make this  timeless story accessible to modern readers.”


The Iowa Source  (PDF to be posted soon)
“This luminously written page-turner captures the essence of Rama’s quest to eliminate ignorance from the world.”
 Transcendental Meditation for Women
“Creativity and Consciousness: An Interview with Author Linda Egenes”



Writing and Wellness
“How I Persevered on My Biggest, Scariest Book Project”


Big Blend Magazine
“Four Lessons I Learned from an Ancient Epic”


Enlightenment Is For Everyone
“The Hero’s Journey and Quest for Enlightenment”


     Enjoy TM
“Shy Girl Dreaming”


Radio Shows and Podcasts 


WPKN Community Radio  (Kathy’s Corner with Kathy Conner)

Linda Egenes on Meditation and Creativity

The Ramayana: An Interview with Linda Egenes


FMMK Radio with Johnny Tan


Unity FM (The Intentional Spirit with Temple Hayes)


Big Blend Radio

Also on and


KRUU FM (The Studio with Cheryl Fusco Johnson)

Scroll down to click on Cheryl’s interview with Linda and Thomas Egenes


KHOE World Radio (What’s New on Campus with Stan Stansberry)


Bringing Inspiration to Earth


Inspire Nation Podcast


The Donna Seebo Show

(Scroll down to #639, check the little box at the right side of the entry line)


Just Energy Radio  


Check out this book trailer by BookTrailerSync!

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Radio and TV For Visits with Amish TV

FPAC 9/TV Author Linda Egenes Presents “Women in Amish Society” at the Fairfield Public Library

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Archived Radio Interviews

KSUI AM/Live from Prairie Lights: Visits with Amish Author Linda Egenes

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KHOE FM/Stan Stansberry: Authors Kumuda Reddy, MD, and Linda Egenes

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KRUU FM/Writers’ Voices: Super Healthy Kids Author Linda Egenes

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KRUU/Writers’ Voices: Being Our Own Heroes editor Linda Egenes

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