David Godman is a devotee of Ramana Maharshi who has lived in Tiruvannamalai, the town where Sri Ramana spent all his adult life, since 1976. In his early years there he looked after the Ramanasramam library, catalogued the ashram's archives and edited The Mountain Path, the quarterly journal published by Sri Ramanasramam.
He is the author and editor of many books on Sri Ramana Maharshi, his teachings and his devotees. Detailed accounts of his life in India and his meetings with some of the great spiritual figures of modern India can be found in the interview section of his old site: http://davidgodman.org/interviews/rs1.shtml
He is married to Elizabeth Huesing.
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