Chandra Tatvaraj born Chandran Tatvaraj Christian also known as Chandran Christian is an Indian English singer / song writer , documentary film maker , author and self proclaimed artist. He fronted some of the biggest name's in India Rock ' N ' Roll history around the early 80' to late 90's. His progressive rock album ' In Retrospect ' was critically reviewed as among-st the best progressive Rock work from India.
In a very eclectic alternate journey with life, he has been associated in creative and productive capacities with the WHO , Swedish Developmental Corporation , Norwegian Aid , the British Council and the Government of India.
He is a author of two books , one WHO ARE YOU, a philosophical inquiry on the self with Philosophy , Physics and Eastern mysticism which is a 5 Star rated book on Amazon and was released in 2005 by the Indian Agricultural Scientist,responsible for the green revolution in India and mentioned as among-st the 50 greatest minds of the 21th Century by TIME Magazine , Dr. M. S. Swaminathan , another GRATEFULLY DEAD which is to be released later this year.
As an artist he considers himself to be a post modernist who evokes what the canvas decides, his expressions are mainly abstract , expressionist and surreal..He has no formal training or education in art except for his wide range of friends in the arts and his reading. He says; he just loves the medium to communicate philosophical and abstract concepts as it is Non- Verbal communications, which transcends being limited to a language , culture or ethnicity and believes in oneness of all being, in existence with consciousness.
'Imagination is more important than knowledge' - Albert Einstein .
For him , imagination and creativity is higher than knowledge and the highest consciousness of man, justifying it with an argument, that all progress of mankind has happened because of creativity and imagination and not what we already know ?
He lives' in Hyderabad , India pursuing a wide area of interests from pursuing his Ph. D in Indian Philosophy , reading , writing , music , photography and painting . Works as a Trainer with an Institute for Creative writing and is the Chief Editor of Gyanam Content Writing Services.
' Poetry and art,cherish in them, the profound faith of man in the unity of his being with all existence , the final truth of which is the truth of personality. It is a religion directly apprehended and not a system of meta- physics to be analysed and argued.'- Rabindranath Tagore