Category Archives: Lifestyle

This Yogi Doesn’t Do Diets

This Yogi Doesn’t Do Diets

I have journeyed the land of diets and dieting for many years now. Most of it is in the past. My final conclusion—diets fail you every time. There is a reason the word DIE is in diet.
You essentially negate … Full Story

Yogic Meal Prayer

Before each meal that is served in Yogaville, we recite a meal prayer that is comprised of the last few verses of the Sri Annapurna Stotram, written by Sri Shankara. This meal prayer is followed by an English translation given Full Story

Kirtan Online

Kirtan Online

There’s nothing like live kirtan but you can find kirtan 24/7 online. There are tons of kirtans, bhajans and chantfests on YouTube, as well as various artists’ websites (for a listing of artist websites see “Find a Kirtan” on this … Full Story

Find a Kirtan: Directory

Find a Kirtan: Directory

There are many, many people who chant and lead kirtans (often called kirtanists, kirtaniyas or kirtanwallahs)—too numerous to list. We are listing those who are more regular on the national and international kirtan scene, who have released CDs, and/or have … Full Story

The Yoga of Kirtan

The Yoga of Kirtan

Steven J. Rosen’s book, The Yoga of Kirtan, offers interviews with 21 musicians—including Krishna Das, Jai Uttal, Deva Premal, Snatam Kaur, David Newman, Ragani—leading the kirtan revolution. The book focuses not only on kirtan but on the lives of Full Story

Lifelights Network

Lifelights Network

Lifelights is a network of people around the world who have felt their lives enriched, inspired, and changed for the better by the teachings and service of one of the greatest peacemakers and humanitarians in the world, Sri Swami SatchidanandaFull Story