Thursday Satsang via Zoom – October 21, 2021
Kirtan with Chris Young”
“The Beauty of Sri and the Present Moment”
7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. CDT
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7:00 p.m.: Meditation with Swami Radha Bharati
7:30- 8:30 p.m.: Kirtan with Chris Young
8:30 p.m.: Evening Prayers
Let us chant together this Thursday for healing and renewal for all beings with the music of Chris Young. Let us celebrate!
The Divine Mother, “Sri”, is an experience of the present moment and of beauty. Join Chris in this kirtan, it being an opportunity, a vehicle, to receive an experience of Beauty; a time to drop the worry and the hurry, set aside the intellect, and simply be… with people who are beautiful, in a setting that is beautiful, and with beautiful music.
“Kirtan is a spiritual practice that originated in India centuries ago. The word “kirtan” means singing, chanting, and praising the Divine. It is a sacred practice anyone can do; no special training is required. The music does the work for you, carrying you to a state of tremendous joy and mental clarity…
…But the most important instrument in kirtan is the voice,’There is a sacredness in everyone’s voice. It is like hearing your own soul’, shares Milwaukee-based kirtan wallah Ragani. who leads one of the largest ongoing monthly kirtan events in North America. Your voice comes from within; it is uniquely yours. Unlike an instrument which acts on you, emanating from the outside in, the voice acts internally, emanating from the inside out. When you sing kirtan, you can literally feel the sound resonating inside you. ‘massaging’ your inner organs with sacred mantras…”
(Kirtan! Chanting as a Spiritual Path. pages 7 and 9)