New World Kirtan

New World Kirtan

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The Deva Premal & Miten Set/Friday Kirtan & Meditation Circle
August 26, 2019

Most of you know we have a kirtan & meditation circle that meets here every Friday night, and when we don’t have a live group playing for us I put together a set of chants from CDs for the satsang. … Continued

Lose Your Kali Yuga Blues
July 25, 2019

Reading the news these days can be so discouraging. Probably like you, I feel the need to be informed, but the energy of the news is toxic and fear-inducing. What can we do to stay centered & positive? The Mahamantra … Continued

Dave Stringer at the Corvallis Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
May 31, 2019

Five years ago Dave Stringer was one of the first kirtan artists to visit Corvallis, and last month over Easter weekend he came back to town for an incredible weekend of kirtan. His band had a stellar lineup of musicians … Continued

Our Favorite Chants to Hanuman
April 10, 2019

We have a strong kirtan scene here in Corvallis, and it’s been so gratifying to watch it grow. We’re a small town & there’s not a lot of live kirtan, so on the weeks we don’t have live music I … Continued

In The Bleak Midwinter
January 30, 2019

As I sit in my basement studio & look outside with today’s forecast calling for freezing rain, the title of this podcast seems appropriate. ‘In the Bleak Midwinter’ is a melancholy & evocative 19th century Christmas carol, and the title … Continued

Best of the Midwest Yoga & Kirtan Fest
December 07, 2018

In his edition of the New World Kirtan Podcast, we feature live cuts from a few of the artists who played at the Midwest Yoga & Kirtan Fest. What an incredible time we had together! I hope you can get … Continued

October 12, 2018

Thanks to our elected leaders we’ve had one hell of a few weeks here in the United States. The Supreme Court fight was a watershed moment for a lot of people, women and men — triggering for many women and … Continued

Community Kirtan: Pilgrimage of the Heart
September 13, 2018

In this edition of the podcast, we feature an interview with San Diego’s Pilgrimage of the Heart kirtan band, followed by the kirtan they played that night for their sweet community. You’ll hear Tom Warner, Sita Rose, Fast Heart Mart … Continued

Chants from ‘Mantra: Sounds Into Silence’, Part 2
August 22, 2018

This edition of the podcast is the second to feature chants from the soundtrack of the wonderful movie ‘Mantra; Sounds Into Silence’ — if it comes to your community please support it, or be a movie captain so YOU can … Continued

Chants From ‘Mantra: Sounds Into Silence’, Part 1
June 27, 2018

In this edition of the podcast, we feature music from the soundtrack of ‘Mantra: Sounds Into Silence’ — there are so many beautiful chants we’ll have two podcasts devoted to the music we heard in the movie. If you have … Continued