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kirtan

(ˈkɪrtɑn)
n
(Hinduism) Hinduism devotional singing, usually accompanied by musical instruments
[from Sanskrit kīrtanam praise, eulogy]
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We recorded a great live kirtan album of my inspired music.
The article reviews decades of research into the impact that various meditation techniques have had on the prevention of Alzheimer's disease, focusing on one evidence-based practice that Khalsa says can be a powerful part of any Alzheimer's prevention and spiritual fitness program, Kirtan Kriya (KK), a meditation technique which has been successfully used to improve memory in studies of people with subjective cognitive decline and mild cognitive impairment.
Hundreds filled the streets of Middlesbrough for the annual Sikh Nagar Kirtan parade.
By partnering with high-integrity, all-natural food companies that are sponsoring their tours, the two vocalists and multi-instrumentalists in this Oregon-based kirtan team have found a way to support themselves while promoting the health of body, mind, and spirit.
Schultz highlights rastriya kirtan as a vernacular resource that was used by traditional intellectuals (mostly brahmans) on the regional level to envision the nation.
event will include gentle yoga routine and meditation led by Sarah Finney of Community Yoga Project as well as live music and Kirtan (call and response chanting) by Laura Kemp; proceeds to SEVA Foundation, an international organization committed to preventing blindness and restoring site to underserved populations; suggested donation of $10 to $20; sign up at eugenemudra.
The procession of brightly coloured worshippers, called the Nagar Kirtan, snaked its way from West Bromwich High Street to the Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Smethwick yesterday.
Schultz's critique is occasioned by her unique focus on a genre of devotional-nationalist music known as rastriya kirtan (nationalist devotional song), which developed in the Western Indian state of Maharashtra in the early twentieth century.
Puppetry, painting and poetry are promised in the Kidz Zone while The Laughter Bliss Village is somewhere to escape to - bringing together meditation, kirtan and healing.
Sikhs in the North East remembered their community's dead from the conict, with a Nagar Kirtan ceremony through the streets of Gosforth and Fawdon.
A procession to mark the contribution made by Sikh soldiers in the con-flict brought colour and music to the streets of Newcastle during a Nagar Kirtan ceremony yesterday.