Who among the following is associated with ‘Songs from Prison’, a translation of ancient India religious lyrics in English?
[UPSC Civil Services Exam – 2021 Prelims]
(a) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(b) Jawaharlal Nehru
(c) Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
(d) Sarojini Naidu
During his imprisonment in Yeravda Prison in 1930, Gandhi translated Sanskrit hymns and lyrics from the Upanishads and other scriptures into a book titled ‘Songs from Prison’. John S. Hoyland was the co-editor of this book.
Therefore, option (c) is the correct answer.