On Sunday, September 18th, 2016 Radhanath Swami took part in an event called Kirtan Yoga at the ISKCON Vedic Cultural Center in Seattle, Washington. Approximately 1500 guest attended the day long event which brought kirtan singers from around the world together.
Guest kirtan singers included:
- Gina Sala – Famous vocalist, composer, music director, sound healer, kirtan singer and teacher from Seattle.
- Karnamrita Dasi – Classically trained as a vocalist in India for nearly a decade and immersed in kirtan (devotional music) since birth, Karnamrita Dasi is one of the world’s leading kirtan singers as well as the first female Westerner to be classically trained in this sacred art.
- Gauranga Das – Famous kirtan singer and vice president of the Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Mandir in Chowpatty, Mumbai.
- Partha Govinda Das – Famous kirtan singer from Assam, India
Radhanath Swami gave a wonderful lecture about the glory of Sankirtan, the congregational chanting of the Holy Name, and led an ecstatic Kirtan himself. He also personally signed about 200 of his new book The Journey Within for guests. Delicious snacks and dinner Prasadam was served throughout the day to all attendees.