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The Big Apple, Rutgers & Princeton

We always have fun when we come up to the Northeast Side of this wonderful country, God Bless America. This time I’ll get straight to the point and let you know what, when, and where so we can chant and … Continue reading

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September Adventures

Our Whereabouts & Festivities in September First of all.. Before telling you about what we have done and whats coming up, I would like to proudly announce that last month our Mayapuris group grew. She hasn’t debuted in a performance … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Retreat In Our Hometown

As we travel around the world sharing kirtan, people often ask us what we do ‘normally’, when we’re at home. The only easy way to answer that question is “this is what we do”. Whenever we get together, we do … Continue reading

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The Mridunga Drum

The Mridunga – Our Favorite Drum If there wasn’t the Mrdunga, there would be no such thing as the Mayapuris. We feel that it’s the best drum in the whole universe, especially for kirtan. That is our happy bias. Today … Continue reading

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The Name “Mayapuris”

The kirtan movement was inaugurated in Mayapur, which lies along the banks of the Ganga in West Bengal, India. This special place is very close to our heart. My brother Bali and I studied and lived in the ashram there, … Continue reading

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