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An Introduction to Chanting by jsanborn
1) Ong Namo by Snatam Kaur on Grace – This Gurmukhi chant opens every Kundalini yoga practice, and this lovely recording has its place opening any chanting practice. The words connect you to the divine teacher that lies at the center of your own heart. Snatam’s higher self sings directly to yours.
2) Radhe Shyam by Krishna Das on Heart Full of Soul – Traditional call and response chanting by the velvet-voiced star of bhakti kirtan.
3) Aad Guray Nameh by Deva Premal on Dakshina – One of the most ethereal voices singing today, Deva Premal’s rendition of this beautiful chant of protection and haunting Indian instrumentals will transport you to another realm.
4) Om Namah Shivaya by Wah! on Hidden in the Name – Exchange a life lived from your ego to a life lived from your heart with the help of this powerful Sanskrit mantra. Let the strength of Wah!’s voice help you on your spiritual path.
5) Sa Ta Na Ma by Mirabai Ceiba on A Hundred Blessings – This gorgeous new version of a powerful Kundalini mantra comes from an angelic team. Connect with the forces of timelessness and feel the true vibration of the universe with this mantra.
6) Baba Hanuman by Benjy and Heather Wertheimer Shantala on Sri – A stunning ode to the Hindu god of strength and service. The love recorded by this husband and wife leaps out of the mantra and into your heart.
7) Mool Mantra by Nirinjan Kaur Khalsa on Aquarian Sadhana – The Mool Mantra is the prayer that begins the holy Sikh book. It is a bold proclamation of oneness with the eternal divine. Nirinjan Kaur’s unforgettable, soaring vocals bring this mantra alive in your heart.
Moola Prayer by Sudha on Shanaram – This Sanskrit mantra connecting you to eternal truth and bliss is behind an international movement for oneness. Sudha’s cosmic vocals will lull you into deep meditation.
9) Hey Maha Lakshmi by David Newman (Durga Das) on Love Peace Chant – A sweet, soulful devotional chant full of bliss by this western fusion singer-songwriter.
10) Ra Ma Da Sa by Sada Sat Kaur on Angel’s Waltz – This mantra for healing is a standard for any Kundalini yoga practice. Sada Sat Kaur’s powerful vocals keep the healing energy moving through your body as you sing.