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Raghu Markus – Mindrolling – Ep. 479

Devotional Musician Jai Uttal joins Raghu to talk about his new album which explores the deepest non secular longings of the human psyche.

Hearken to Jai’s new album, Mud & Tears, HERE

“The Bhakti’s of the previous, their songs are so deeply private and intimate of their relationship to God; it’s getting into that stream, as gracefully as doable.” – Jai Uttal

On this episode Jai Uttal and Raghu weave collectively:

  • Devotional Music
  • The artwork of translation
  • Inherited sentiments and feelings
  • The fantastic thing about expressing our deepest experiences
  • Intimacy with God
  • The Yoga of Devotion
  • Following the path of the center 
About Jai Uttal:

Jai Uttal is a grammy-nominated sacred music composer, recording artist, multi-instrumentalist, and ecstatic vocalist. Having traveled extensively in India, he met many nice saints and singers and Bhakti Yoga grew to become his private path. Jai has been main, educating, and performing kirtan all over the world for practically 50 years. He creates a protected atmosphere for individuals to open their hearts and voices.

On-line Kirtan Camp with Jai Uttal – Degree 2 – The Ocean of Bhakti

 Journey into the center of devotion with Jai Uttal. 

Do you ever want you could possibly be taught to chant? Do you may have an current mantra or kirtan observe and wish to go deeper? Have you ever been wanting to attach with different individuals who love yoga, mantra and kirtan?

Start slowly, at your individual tempo, and make a small and really simple dedication to chant three to 5 minutes a day, watering that tender shoot of devotion within the deepest recesses of your soul. Earlier than you may even say 108 RAMs, the seed of bhakti inside your coronary heart will blossom into an attractive tree of non secular connection and love, and grow to be a shelter of peace and compassion for others.

‘Mud & Tears’ Jai Uttal’s New Album. 

The 9 compositions on this album proceed this historical steam of devotion. These mystical songs, although veined with heart-wrenching sorrow, categorical the deepest non secular longings of the human psyche. But, when sung with magnificence, heartfelt depth, and vulnerability, these primordial feelings give beginning to an unstated nicely of chic pleasure. The lyrics, composed by Nubia and I, relaxation on the very breath of our mystical ancestors. The inspiration is from their passionate hearts and ardent poetry.  These songwriters of Bhakti have been untamed revolutionaries, proclaiming the triumph of affection over hate. Might we, in our small means, sing like they sang, fearlessly and with abandon, eager for darshan, praying for all beings to be free. 

Every of those songs grew from a seed present in an historical textual content – typically it was a line, typically only a phrase, and typically merely the sentiment – which was planted within the soil of our souls to sprout into the music you hear at present. 

“Kirtan is the calling, the crying, the reaching throughout infinite area — digging into the center’s deepest nicely to the touch and be touched  by the Divine Presence.” – Jai Uttal

About Raghu Markus: 

Raghu Markus spent 18 months in India with Neem Karoli Baba and Ram Dass. He has been concerned in music and transformational media because the early Seventies, when he was program director of CKGM-FM in Montreal.

In 1974, he collaborated with Ram Dass on the field set Love Serve Bear in mind. In 1990, he launched Triloka Information, which established itself as a vital chief within the improvement of world music. For 17 years, Triloka was residence to such artists as Krishna Das, Hugh Masekela, Walela, Jai Uttal and transformational media initiatives that featured Ram Dass, Deepak Chopra, and Les Nubians.

Raghu lives in Ojai, California, and is the Government Director of the Love Serve Bear in mind Basis. In 2016, he co-founded the Be Right here Now Community, the place he hosts the Ram Dass Right here & Now podcast, in addition to his personal Mindrolling podcast. He’s the producer of Turning into No one, a Ram Dass documentary function movie that was launched in 2019.

Verify Out Extra From The Mindrolling Podcast:
Tune into Ep. 295 of Mindrolling: An Sincere Journey with Anne Lamott, Duncan Trussell and Pete Holmes
Try Ep. 335 of Mindrolling: Braveness, Belief, and Love with Ram Dass and Duncan Trussell
Hearken to Ep. 289 of Mindrolling that includes classes from Tibetan trainer Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
Tune into Ep. 321 of Mindrolling: Rewriting Our Scripts with Duncan Trussell and Dr. Robert Svoboda to find out about karma and altering false narratives.
For an episode on the interior journey, take a look at Ep. 216 of Mindrolling: Duncan Trussell, Sharon Salzberg and David Nichtern Reside

Photograph through Jai Uttal


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