Archive for November, 2008

South Africa! – Johannesburg – 11/24/08 – South Africa Tour \’08

South Africa Tour '08 When Monday20081112 00:00 - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing Where South Africa! (map) African Continent Johannesburg, South Africa Other InfoGaura Vani & As Kindred Spirits will be in the Johannesburg South Africa area for a 10 day Kirtan retreat and tour. If you happen to be in the area come on […]

Nova Gokul Brazil – 24 Hour Kirtan 2008

  A few weeks ago, Gaura went down to South America for the Brazilian Festival of India and 24  Hour Kirtan, so we are all learning a little bit of Portugese (estamos aprendendo o português).

Lunch at Gopa and Kishori’s House

“You know, people don’t usually check in at three-fifty in the morning…” the clerk at the hotel sat behind the desk looking at Gaura incredulously as I shifted my weight side to side on my feet in the middle of the hotel lobby. The overweight clerk looked exasperated as he attempted to look up the […]

Shiva Rea St. Francis Hall DC – NE Washington D.C – 11/18/08 – Shiva Rea St. Francis Hall DC

Shiva Rea St. Francis Hall DC When Tuesday20081112 18:00 - All Ages Where Shiva Rea St. Francis Hall DC (map) 1340 Quincy Street NE Washington D.C 20017 Other InfoGaura Vani & As Kindred Spirits will be performing along side Shiva Rea during her visit to Washington DC.

First Ever Princeton University Diwali Kirtan

“This is the first hindu program to ever be held in the chapel” Vineet, the organizer of the Diwali celebration that night said enthusiastically while we set up the stage for the program that night. I looked around thinking they had gotten the name wrong. What they called a “chapel” was as much a cathedral […]

Photos and Recordings from Astanga Yoga NYC Kirtan

  Walking up the stairs to the second floor yoga studio of Astanga Yoga NYC on 430 Broome Street felt like I was going home in a way. During previous months some of the As Kindred Spirits group were holding kirtan programs there every other Friday. I felt apprehensive and enthusiastic all at the same […]

CoSM – Alex Grey’s Chapel of Sacred Mirrors – New York, New York – 11/14/08

Ray Ippolito/Gaura Vani and As Kindred Spirits When Friday20081112 20:00 - $10 at Door - All Ages Where CoSM - Alex Grey's Chapel of Sacred Mirrors (map) 542 West 27th St. 4th Floor New York, New York Dream Architecture by: Eric Barry Drasin Other InfoA chance meeting led to a most profound journey for […]

East West Yoga Studio NYC – New York, NY – 11/13/08 – East West Yoga

Pay as you can! Basic $10.00Enthusiast $15.00Kirtaniya $20.00 East West Yoga When Thursday20081112 19:30 - Pay as you can! - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing Where East West Yoga Studio NYC (map) 78 Fifth Avenue, 2nd floor New York, NY 10011 A double bill of Gaura Vani & As Kindred Spirits as well as the […]

Radha Govinda Temple – Brooklyn NY , NY – 11/12/08 – Radha Govinda Temple

Radha Govinda Temple When Wednesday20081112 19:00 - Free and open to All! - All Ages Where Radha Govinda Temple (map) 305 Schermerhorn St. Brooklyn NY , NY 11217 Other InfoToday is the late day of the special spiritual month of Kartik. Come offer a lamp and enjoy some traditional kirtan by Gaura Vani & As […]

Jivamukti Yoga Downtown NYC – New York, NY – 11/11/08 – Jivamukti Yoga Downtown NYC

Jivamukti Yoga Downtown NYC When Tuesday20081112 20:00 - $20 - Kids Free - All Ages Where Jivamukti Yoga Downtown NYC (map) 841 Broadway , 2nd floor New York, NY 10003 Other InfoSpecial Kirtan with Joshua Greene.

NYC Kirtan Action

My car was broken into this morning. The car was parked on 1st Ave., just outside the East Village Temple (Sanctuary Ashram). I almost saw it happen. I was just a moment to late. I stepped out of the building to move my car for street cleaning and I heard the car alarm go off. […]