Kirtan and Music

Fri., Sept. 27 • 7:00–8:15 p.m.

New Moon Kirtan: Powerful Times for Spiritual Practice
Sumati Karen Bates

The new moon mark times when our minds and the strength of our intention are magnified. During the new moon we chant the sound of om. The session includes silent meditation. May be attended on a drop-in basis with no preregistration. ... more >>

Sat., Sept. 28 • 7:30–9:30 p.m.

The Sounds of Transformation: A Musical Meditation on Change
Nirmal Chandraratna

When we come together to sing Kirtan, we are offered a unique opportunity to plant the seeds of transformation. Ecstatic chanting when practiced in a community is a powerful vehicle to help our intentions take flight. We’ll begin ... more >>

Thurs., Oct. 3 • 7:30–9:30 p.m.

Sounds of Liberation – A Benefit Concert
Krishna Das, Ani Choying Drolma, Lama Tenzin Sangp

Sounds of Liberation – A Benefit Concert for Nepal Reconstruction with Krishna Das, Ani Choying Drolma and Lama Tenzin Sangpo. Musical Director John McDowell and special guest Steve Gorn! Our fourth annual benefit concerts, with ... more >>

Tues., Oct. 15 • 7:00–8:00 p.m.

Full Moon Kirtan: Powerful Times for Spiritual Practice
Sumati Karen Bates

The full moon mark times when our minds and the strength of our intention are magnified. During the full moon, we chant the Gayatri and Maha Mrityunjaya mantras. The session includes silent meditation. May be attended on a drop-in basis ... more >>

Tues., Oct. 29 • 7:00–8:00 p.m.

New Moon Kirtan: Powerful Times for Spiritual Practice
Sumati Karen Bates

The new moon mark times when our minds and the strength of our intention are magnified. During the new moon we chant the sound of om. The session includes silent meditation. May be attended on a drop-in basis with no preregistration. ... more >>

Fri., Nov. 1 • 7:00–9:30 p.m.

Living in Bhakti: A Workshop and Kirtan Experience with Jai Uttal
Jai Uttal

Amid our modern, busy lives, with their seemingly countless demands and challenges, how can we begin to live a life of devotion? The answer from Jai Uttal is “Let’s live in Bhakti or from our hearts, and let’s practice ... more >>

Tues., Nov. 12 • 7:00–8:00 p.m.

Full Moon Kirtan: Powerful Times for Spiritual Practice
Sumati Karen Bates

The full moon mark times when our minds and the strength of our intention are magnified. During the full moon, we chant the Gayatri and Maha Mrityunjaya mantras. The session includes silent meditation. May be attended on a drop-in basis ... more >>

Tues., Nov. 26 • 7:00–8:00 p.m.

New Moon Kirtan: Powerful Times for Spiritual Practice
Sumati Karen Bates

The new moon mark times when our minds and the strength of our intention are magnified. During the new moon we chant the sound of om. The session includes silent meditation. May be attended on a drop-in basis with no preregistration. ... more >>

Sat., Dec. 7 • 7:30–9:30 p.m.

Sing For Love!: Kirtan Concert with David Newman (Durga Das)
David Newman (Durga Das) and Band

Join us for a spirited evening of healing call-and-response chanting and inspirational music with the renowned chant artist and sacred musician David Newman (Durga Das). David’s music embodies a heartfelt devotional mysticism with ... more >>

Cancellation Policy

Kirtans: cancellations received more than 48 hours prior to a program receive a credit minus a $10 handling fee.