New World Kirtan

Kirtan is meditative chanting that calms the mind & spirit. This podcast is a weekly offering of music from contemporary kirtan artists such as Krishna Das, Dave Stringer and Ragani.

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‘Devotee’, A Conversation With Miten

This podcast is very special to me. I had the pleasure of interviewing Miten back in September the day before Deva Premal, Manose and the gang were about to leave on tour. The interview was to be about the music … Continued


 2019-11-26  51m

Blast From The Past: The One About Being A Bison

This repeat podcast is from January 2017, and it’s one of the most downloaded ever in our 11-year history. The intro tells the story of how an MRI found an unexpected tumor in my spine and my mental process of … Continued


 2019-10-28  1h9m

The Deva Premal & Miten Set/Friday Kirtan & Meditation Circle

Most of you know we have a kirtan & meditation circle that meets here every Friday night, and when we don’t have a live group playing for us I put together a set of chants from CDs for the satsang. … Continued


 2019-08-26  1h22m

Lose Your Kali Yuga Blues

Reading the news these days can be so discouraging. Probably like you, I feel the need to be informed, but the energy of the news is toxic and fear-inducing. What can we do to stay centered & positive? The Mahamantra … Continued


 2019-07-25  58m

Dave Stringer at the Corvallis Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Five years ago Dave Stringer was one of the first kirtan artists to visit Corvallis, and last month over Easter weekend he came back to town for an incredible weekend of kirtan. His band had a stellar lineup of musicians … Continued


 2019-05-31  1h21m

Our Favorite Chants to Hanuman

We have a strong kirtan scene here in Corvallis, and it’s been so gratifying to watch it grow. We’re a small town & there’s not a lot of live kirtan, so on the weeks we don’t have live music I … Continued


 2019-04-10  57m

In The Bleak Midwinter

As I sit in my basement studio & look outside with today’s forecast calling for freezing rain, the title of this podcast seems appropriate. ‘In the Bleak Midwinter’ is a melancholy & evocative 19th century Christmas carol, and the title … Continued


 2019-01-31  1h10m

Best of the Midwest Yoga & Kirtan Fest

In his edition of the New World Kirtan Podcast, we feature live cuts from a few of the artists who played at the Midwest Yoga & Kirtan Fest. What an incredible time we had together! I hope you can get … Continued


 2018-12-07  2h3m


Thanks to our elected leaders we’ve had one hell of a few weeks here in the United States. The Supreme Court fight was a watershed moment for a lot of people, women and men — triggering for many women and … Continued


 2018-10-12  1h11m

Community Kirtan: Pilgrimage of the Heart - New World Kirtan

In this edition of the podcast, we feature an interview with San Diego’s Pilgrimage of the Heart kirtan band, followed by the kirtan they played that night for their sweet community. You’ll hear Tom Warner, Sita Rose, Fast Heart Mart … Continued


 2018-09-13  1h8m