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2013-11-08 23:22:41

Program will take place Thursday, November 28—Sunday, December 1, 2013 Auburn, CA (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 This highly inspiring Yoga retreat will be a delight to the heart, intellect and soul as students learn from story teller and teacher Adwaita Das and devotional singer Karnamrita Dasi who will be sharing with you their deep devotion to Sri Krishna through stories and songs. Participants will hear stories from the 10th book of the Bhagavata Purana, which is the primary literary...

2013-09-24 23:39:11

The latest chapter in the veteran DJ's Jahta Beat series seamlessly melds groove and devotion into a contemporary world music classic. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Jahta Beat: Chanting with Tigers (Black Swan Sounds, September 24) is a revolutionary musical vision and mission statement from beat doctor, sound ambassador and Stateside Sadhu, DJ Drez. Breaking ground and blazing trails, Drez delivers a sonic gem that defines an entire genre of hip, fresh, devotional music that...

2013-05-02 23:28:23

Montreal Yoga Music Chant Festival held in Montreal June 15-16 for its 2nd year will double its attendance this summer. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 For a 2nd year in a row, Montreal Kirtan is thrilled to announce the 2nd Annual Montreal Yoga Music Chant Festival coming to Montreal June 15 & 16 2013 at Concordia's Loyola campus located at 7141 Sherbrooke West. After the 1st successful festival last year, Lea Longo, who is also a Montreal Chant artist and award winning...

2012-12-28 05:00:39

McMorrow's inspired interpretation of the epic verse offers a fresh take on this integral piece of Hindu mythology. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 The Hanuman Chalisa (a 40-verse Sanskrit hymn to the Monkey God, Hanuman) is an epic verse in Hindu mythology, and is one of the most widely performed pieces in the genre of kirtan (devotional "call and response" chants). While the song has been played in many different styles by many different artists, perhaps none have done it with the...

2012-08-29 23:01:35

Combining Kirtan (a style of call-and-response Sanskrit devotional chant once practiced primarily in ashrams and meditation groups) with already-prevalent Yoga is becoming a wildly popular summer festival format as evidenced by the rapid growth of Bhakti Fest. Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 Bhakti Fest debuted in 2009 -- in the southern California desert on the doorstep to exquisite Joshua Tree National Monument -- and is the world´s one and only non-stop, 24-hours-a-day...

2009-05-12 19:10:39

The U.S. television network CBS Tuesday announced plans to air Faith, Music and Culture, an interfaith religion special next month. The program is set to premiere June 7. Music is often a vehicle for expressing religious faith and belief, the network said in a news release. This broadcast looks at some modern music inspired within the varied cultures of four religions. The special highlights the work of Hasidic hip-hop artists DeScribe, Y-Love and Diwon, observant Jewish rappers with a...

2009-01-23 09:05:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the eve of Obama's inauguration, anyone passing the Church of the Holy City, blocks from the White House, may have been confused at what they saw: an altar filled with Kirtan performers and dancers, a giant winged angel playing a sitar in the pulpit, and hundreds of self-described "conscious revolutionaries and sacred activists" singing and dancing. "Think praise band meets dance club/mosh pit in a...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.