By way of non-attachment and mantra repetition, Krishna Das teaches us that we will invoke presence and discover our true nature.
“As a result of Ram, Sita, Radha, all these beings are rooted in a deeper consciousness than we now have, by repeating their names we invoke that presence, that place inside us that’s deeper than our ideas, feelings, and physicality. That’s the true which means of those names, they’re actual love. The identical love that’s inside us. – Krishna Das
On this episode, Krishna Das mindfully shares:
- The “Om Namo Bhagavate Vaasudevaayaa” chant on harmonium to start the episode
- A mirrored image on the impermanence of emotions and the physique
- How all the things is achieved by way of repeating mantras
- Maharaj-ji’s interpretation of attachments
- The significance of follow
About Krishna Das:
Layering conventional Hindu kirtan with immediately accessible melodies and fashionable instrumentation, Grammy nominee, Krishna Das has been known as yoga’s “rock star.” With a remarkably soulful voice that touches the deepest chord in even probably the most informal listener, Krishna Das – identified to mates, household, and followers as merely KD – has taken the call-and-response chanting out of yoga facilities and into live performance halls, changing into a worldwide icon and the best-selling chant artist of all time. His album ‘Dwell Ananda’ (launched January 2012) was nominated for a Grammy within the Finest New Age album class.
KD spent the late ’60s touring throughout the nation as a pupil of Ram Dass, and in August 1970, he lastly made the journey to India, which led him to Ram Dass’ personal beloved guru, Neem Karoli Baba, identified to most as Maharaj-ji.
Krishna Das now travels the world sharing his kirtan follow and great tales of his life, of Maharaji-ji, of his life on the Path and discusses bringing chanting into our lives by way of retreats and workshops.
In February 2013, Krishna Das carried out on the Grammy awards in Los Angeles, CA streamed on-line to thousands and thousands of viewers. The award-winning movie ‘One Observe Coronary heart: The Story of Krishna Das’ has been in over 100 US cities, and over 10 international locations worldwide and is offered on DVD in all places.
To this point, KD has launched 15 well-received albums, most lately Belief within the Coronary heart launched in October 2017.
Krishna Das fashioned the Kirtan Wallah Basis in 2014. This 501c3 is devoted to spreading the teachings of KD’s guru and religious instructor, Neem Karoli Baba, Lovingly known as Maharajji, his teachings might be summed up by his saying: “Love Everybody. Serve Everybody. Keep in mind God”
For extra on Krishna Das occasions, music, and different choices go to: KrishnaDas.com
Hearken to extra from Krishna Das:
Convey again the wandering thoughts in Episode 126 of Pilgrim Coronary heart: Come Residence to the Chant
Find out about Remodeling Unfavorable Karmas with David Nichtern and Krishna Das
Tune into Episode 108 of Pilgrim Coronary heart to listen to Krishna Das do A Chant to Neem Karoli Baba
Be taught extra in regards to the ways in which Peace Comes From Observe in Episode 102 of Pilgrim Coronary heart
Hear in regards to the energy of mantra repetition in Ep. 70 of Pilgrim Coronary heart
Tune into Ep. 89 of Metta Hour that includes Krishna Das and Sharon Salzberg to study discovering route
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