"The Healing Hand" is presented by Sir Mark Tully and features a conversation with Professor Jyotindra Jain, Dean of the School of Arts and Aesthetics at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India .
READING 1: The poem Revenge by Luis Enrique Mejia Godoy from 'Poems for Refugees', ed. Pippa Haywood, published by Vintage 2002
READING 2: Sermon by Austen Farrer, from 'Said or Sung' published by The Faith Press 1960, p.32.
READING 3: Extract from 'Dream tales and Prose Poems' by Ivan Turgenev, from 'Year of Grace', p.200.
READING 4: The poem See These Hands by Frank Mansell. From 'More Poetry Please', compiled by Margaret Bradley and published by Phoenix.
READING 5: Extract from ' Learning to Dance' by Michael Mayne. Published by Darton Longman and Todd, 2001, p.166.
READING 6: The poemThe Hand by RS. Thomas, from 'New Oxford book of Christian Verse', edited by Donald Davie and published by OUP.
MUSIC 1: 'Amen de la Consommation' by Olivier Messiaen. Performed by Alexandrew Rabinovitch and Martha Argerlich. From CD 'Messiaen: Visions de l'Amen'. Publiched EMI, CDC 7 54050 2, track 7.
MUSIC 2: 'In Manus Tuas' by John Sheppard. Performed by The Cambridge Singers and directed by John Rutter. From 'Treasures of English Church Music', C OLCD 302, track 22.
MUSIC 3: Traditional song 'He Govind, He Gopal' performed by M.S. Subbulakshmi with Radha Viswanathan. From the CD 'Bhajans - Mere to Girdhar Gopal', CDNF 153075, track 6.
MUSIC 4: 'Grandma's hands' written and performed by Bill Withers. From the album 'Sampled - 40 Soul, Jazz, Disco and Funk Originals' published by Virgin, VTDCD355, track 14.
MUSIC 5: 'Family Hands' performed by Mary Chapin Carpenter. From the album 'Hometown Girl' published by Columbia, 4879322, track 5.