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Live Workshop in Phoenicia, NY 11/17/2013, Krishna Das

Krishna Das

January 12th, 2014

Born:
Krishna Das

Genre:
World

Years Active:
'00s






Krishna Das

Biography

The spirituality of India is blended with modern, electronic influences by Long Island, New York-raised Krishna Das (b. Jeffrey Kagel). The founder of Triloka Records, Das continues to update the musical accompaniment to traditional Hindu chanting and satsong. Influential spiritual leader Ram Dass described Das as “an example of someone whose heartsongs open the channels to God”. Das' connections to Indian spirituality developed in his early 20s. Having grown up on jazz, blues and rock and roll, Das was working as a school bus driver when friends inspired him to visit Ram Dass in 1968. Driving six hours through snow, Das arrived at his destination in New Hampshire. Although he only visited with Ram Dass for a few hours, the experience completely altered the course of his life. Two years later, Das traveled to northern India where he spent two years as a devotee of Guru Mahara-ji (Neem Karoli Baba). While in India, Das became involved with the spiritual aspects of the country's music. With his visa expiring, Das returned to the U.S. in March 1972. In 1990, Das founded Triloka Records. The label has become a leading distributor of world music recordings. His debut album, One Track Heart, released in 1996, focused on updated chants from the ancient tradition of Bhakti Yoga (Yoga of Devotion). His second album, Pilgrim Heart, released in 1998, featured a guest appearance by Sting, who sang on the tune “Mountain Hari Krishna” and played bass on “Ring Song.” Das continues to conduct intensive seminars, workshops and chanting sessions, issuing Live on Earth…For a Limited Time Only in early 2000.

Top Albums

Live Workshop in Phoenicia, NY 11/17/2013, Krishna Das
1. Live Worksho..
Breath of the Heart, Krishna Das
2. Breath of th..
Live On Earth (For a Limited Time Only), Krishna Das
3. Live On Eart..
Pilgrim Heart, Krishna Das
4. Pilgrim Hear..
Door of Faith, Krishna Das
5. Door of Fait..
Heart As Wide As the World, Krishna Das
6. Heart As Wid..
All One, Krishna Das
7. All One
Invocation, Ty Burhoe
8. Invocation
Krishna Das (Live Ananda), Krishna Das
9. Krishna Das ..
Gathering In the Light, Krishna Das
10. Gathering In..
Heart Full of Soul, Krishna Das
11. Heart Full o..
Flow of Grace, Krishna Das
12. Flow of Grac..
One Track Heart, Krishna Das
13. One Track He..
Greatest Hits of the Kali Yuga, Krishna Das
14. Greatest Hit..
A Drop of the Ocean, Krishna Das
15. A Drop of th..
Breath of the Heart, Krishna Das
16. Breath of th..
One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), J Mascis
17. One Track He..
Living With an Open Heart, Ram Giri
18. Living With ..
2012 Workshop Sampler - Spoken Word Recordings, Krishna Das
19. 2012 Worksho..
Door of Faith, Krishna Das
20. Door of Fait..

Top Songs

Name Album Time Price
1.

Sita Ram Live On Earth (For a Limite.. 7:26 $0.99
2.

God Is Real / Hare Ram Door of Faith 9:00 $0.99
3.

Namah Shivaya Pilgrim Heart 7:17 $0.99
4.

Mere Gurudev Door of Faith 5:27 $0.99
5.

By Your Grace/Jai Gurudev Heart As Wide As the World 7:16 $1.29
6.

Narayana/For Your Love Heart As Wide As the World 9:59 $1.29
7.

Mountain Hare Krishna Pilgrim Heart 8:06 $0.99
8.

Kashi Vishwanath Gange Breath of the Heart 6:31 $0.99
9.

Hanuman Baba (Dub Farm Re-mix) Greatest Hits of the Kali Y.. 7:24 $0.99
10.

Heart As Wide As the World/Shri Ram .. Heart As Wide As the World 8:20 $1.29
11.

Angel's Prayer Invocation 7:33 $1.29
12.

Jaya Bhagavan Live On Earth (For a Limite.. 6:43 $0.99
13.

Hanuman Chaleesa Live On Earth (For a Limite.. 8:33 $0.99
14.

Ma Durga Greatest Hits of the Kali Y.. 9:44 $0.99
15.

Devakinandan Gopala Heart Full of Soul 7:22 $0.99
16.

My Foolish Heart/Bhaja Govinda My Foolish Heart/Bhaja Govi.. 9:38 $0.99
17.

Hanuman Puja Live On Earth (For a Limite.. 3:48 $0.99
18.

Puja Door of Faith 7:26 $0.99
19.

Mere Gurudev Klassik Lounge Nightflight,.. 5:27 $0.99
20.

Longing World Music Yoga 7:35 $0.99
21.

Mala World Music Yoga 9:32 $0.99
22.

Invocation World Music Yoga 4:59 $0.99
23.

Maharajji's Relationships, Compa.. Live Workshop in Maui, HI -.. 8:50 $0.99
24.

Maharajji, Saints and Gurus Live Workshop in Maui, HI -.. 8:42 $0.99
25.

Maharajji, Being Here, Love Live Workshop in Yogaville,.. 9:15 $0.99

Top Music Videos

Stay Strong, Various Artists & Krishna Das & David Newman
1. Stay Strong


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