Krishna Balaram Temple New Year’s Eve Kirtan 2011/2012

Last week we have been contacted through our Facebook page by Sanātanī-devī Dāsī from Norway, a disciple of Kadamba Kanana Swami with the following words: I have this really amazing recording from New Year’s Eve 2011/2012 in Vrindavan (Krishna Balaram Mandir of course). It’s a 3.5 hour kirtan with many amazing kirtaneers. The last 1.5 hour […]

Listening to 24 Hour Kirtan Mandali Radio from Anywhere

Some of you might have been already wondering why the devotee’s favorite TV station, namely MayapurTV is not yet available via Boxee, Roku or even Apple TV and Google TV. I’m sure it’s only a matter of time before it will be 🙂 For the time being we have an alternative solution for all kirtan […]

Kirtan Singer Shyamdas leaves this world

This morning the kirtan community lost one of its great guiding lights, Shyamdas, whose heart continually overflowed with passionate love of Radhe Shyam. Shyamdas travelled to India in 1972 to meet Neem Karoli Baba, and then continued to explore the devotional Bhakti lineages of India under the tutelage of His Holiness Goswami Shri Prathameshji, his […]

The Mayapuris – The Kirtan Experience

YouTube is like a big ocean of Kirtan related videos that just have to be discovered – or something like that 😉 Here’s a really nice high quality compilation of The Mayapuris performing their legendary Bengali style Mridanga drum playing and singing, first standing than sitting. Blended into the kirtan performance, Visvambhar, Krishna Kishor and […]

The Yoga of Kirtan: Conversations on the Sacred Art of Chanting

In this week’s podcast we’re going to introduce a book called The Yoga of Kirtan written in 2008 by Steven J. Rosen who’s also known under the name Satyaraja Das. The book includes 21 interviews on 504 pages as well as a full-length audio CD with kirtan performances by various interviewees. Over 70 minutes of music. […]

Damodarastakam Meditation with Lokanath Swami

This lecture was given on November 3, 2012 at Krishna Balaram Temple in Vrindavan/India by Lokanath Swami and will figure as 24 Hour Kirtan Mandali Radio Podcast #2. According to Bhakti Rasamrita Sindhu the month of Kartik is the best of months. In 1972, 40 years ago, considering this to be a very special month, […]

First Album by Shyamananda Kirtan Mandali

The Krishna conscious vision news portal Dandavats recently wrote about Shyamananda Kirtan Mandali’s self-titled CD which was released on October 4. The profoundly mystical maha-mantra kirtan album is now already undergoing its second print production. New Govardhana’s recent Holy Name retreat, facilitated by H.H. Sacinandana Swami & Madhava Prabhu, served as the perfect platform for the debut CD […]