Archive for February, 2009

36 Hour Kirtan at the Raval Family Home

For most people, when they are told that they should fast on a certain day or give up certain foods as a sacrifice to God, they think of it as a burden and spend the entire day thinking of all of the good foods that they are missing and they think about the ways that […]

Pearlson Retreat Center – Reisterstown, MD – 02/27/09

Kirtan Yoga Retreat with Gopi When Friday2009212 16:00 - Registered Retreat Members Where Pearlson Retreat Center (map) 5425 Mt. Gilead Rd Reisterstown, MD

Astanga Yoga NYC – New York, NY – 02/22/09

Shiva Ratri at Ashtanga Yoga When Sunday2009212 18:00 - Donation Basis - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing Where Ashtanga Yoga NYC (map) 430 Broome Street #2 New York, NY 10013 Other InfoCome for a mega Shiva Ratri festival in the heart of Manhattan.

Live Webcast from East Village Temple

Join our live webcast right now (4:30 pm EST, 2/21/09).

East Village Temple – New York, New York – 02/21/09 – East Village Temple

East Village Temple When Saturday2009212 16:00 - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing Where The Bhakti Center (map) 25 1st Ave New York, New York 10003

Live Webcast from the Ravals

We are happy to bring you a live webcast of the Kirtan tonight, 2/20/09 from the Raval’s home. These five brothers that live together host an annual kirtan festival which is going on right now. The main kirtan will begin at 6pm EST and continue ALL NIGHT! Tune in here:

Raval Family Home – New Windsor, NY – 02/20/09 – 36 Hour Kirtan

36 Hour Kirtan When Friday2009212 17:00 - All Ages Where Raval Family Home (map) 3 Breeze Hill Road New Windsor, NY 12553 Other InfoThe ’36’ hour Kirtan program on FRIDAY Feb 20th at 5-00 am to SATURDAY Feb 21st 5-00 pm followed by Sri Hari Katha on Sri Govardhana Puja and Sri Gaura Purnima by […]

Washington National Cathedral – Washington, DC – 02/14/09

Sacred Circles When Saturday2009212 07:30 - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing 13:30 - All Ages - Advanced Ticketing Where Washington National Cathedral (map) 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW Washington, DC 20016 Come see the beautiful architecture and grounds, learn more about our history, and enjoy the spectrum of spiritual and cultural activities offered year-round by Washington […]

Chant4Change: Inaugural Kirtan Festival

I awoke to the sounds of stomping feet and beating drums. There was a contagious buzz already surrounding the group the morning of the event. Gaura’s house was filled with busy people. Some were rehearsing, some were ironing, some were rushing from here to there to help with the preparations for the event but everyone […]

Kirtan in Princeton

We rang in the New Year at Radha Govinda Mandir with kirtan, and spent the first day of the New Year doing kirtan in Princeton, NJ. It was the first time that I was able to attend the program, even though the devotees there have the program monthly. The room was small but we were […]

Rocking in the New Year at Radha Govinda Mandir

  Midnight came not with the striking of a clock, but with the blowing of a conch-shell. The auspicious sound rang through the temple room of Radha Govinda Mandir and announced that a new year had come. Everyone began to dance as the kirtan started. It soon became a kirtan where no one led and […]