Kirtan with SITA DEVI and Shamans Dream

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Kirtan with SITA DEVI and Shamans Dream
Time: 
Friday, December 13, 2013 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Facilitator: 
SITA DEVI and Shamans Dream
Location: 
Rainbow Room

This Ecstatic Dance Retreat event is open to the public.

Admission: Suggested donations are $10 kama'āina, $15 regular.
Location: Kalani Rainbow Room. Salads, sandwiches, snacks, ice cream and drinks are available for purchase at Kalani Hale Aloha.

Kirtan with SITA DEVI and Shamans Dream

Join us for a joyous evening of Bhakti yoga. Chanting is a way to open your heart and calm the mind. We will be singing beautiful Sanskrit songs in a call and response style which makes it easy to participate. We will be joined by Craig Kohland of Shamans Dream.

Sita Devi

Sita Devi is a yogini, Kirtan artist and ecstatic dance facilitator in service to the divine. She teaches Bhakti Vinyasa Flow Yoga, a combination of hatha vinyasa yoga and Kirtan, the art of ecstatic chanting. She holds a BFA in dance from the University of California Santa Barbara, and is registered with the Yoga Alliance RYT 500.

As a Kirtan Walli, Sita sings and plays harmonium, guitar, kartals and mrdanga and has performed with Jai Uttal, David Starfire and Freq Nasty in Dub Kirtan Allstars, Dave Stringer, C.C. White, Jaya Lakshimi, Arjun Baba, Govindas and Radha, Prema Hara, Joey Lugassey, Saul David Raye, Steve Ross and Craig Kohland of Shamans Dream. Sita has performed and taught at – Lightning in a Bottle, Wanderlust, Symbiosis, Gaia, Pranafest, Bhaktifest, Shaktifest, Earthdance, Yoga Rocks the Park, Hawaii Spirit Festival and Mystic Island Festival.

She has accompanied yoga classes with live Kirtan for Baron Baptiste, Elena Brower, Annie Carpenter, Janet Stone, Shiva Rea, Micheline Berry, William Duprey and Govindas. Sita’s devotional service is intended to include all beings in experiencing divine love and light.

Shaman's Dream

Since 1995, Shaman’s Dream, Craig Kohland’s multi-faceted music collective, has been at the forefront of the yoga and ecstatic dance music scene and has produced some of the key albums used in the yoga and dance industry. Craig along with Micheline Berry, has facilitated hundreds of ecstatic dance “live” world music concerts, plus countless live music for yoga classes and ritual retreats.


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