devotion

Bhakti Fest Celebrates Five Years of Festivals

Bhakti Fest 1This year, Bhakti Fest will be lighting five candles on its birthday cake. The inspiration for the event began decades prior, when producer Sridhar Silberfein envisioned a spiritual gathering akin to the energy and community of Woodstock, yet with a more peaceful vibe and […]

By | July 10th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|1 Comment

Shakti Fest Survival Guide

Spring has fully sprung and with it, the Festival Season. First on the list is Shakti Fest, held in the serene Joshua Tree Retreat Center. The days and nights of May will be filled with yoga classes, spiritual lectures, organic vegetarian […]

By | April 24th, 2013|Festivals & Retreats|0 Comments

Deva Premal & Miten: A Deeper Light

A Deeper Light

By Deva Premal and Miten

White Swan Records

On April 23rd, Deva Premal and Miten return with a new direction. On their new album, A Deeper Light, down-tempo dub reggae bass lines permeate many of the eight songs.  Relaxed grooves result, holding space for the […]

By | April 11th, 2013|Music|0 Comments

The Service Behind the Scenes

Projects around the world supported by Bhakti Fest

By Cheryl Depp

As Founder and Producer of Bhakti Fest, Sridhar Silberfein invokes the vibe of a master creator. With a rock star edge, his aim is to harmonize our world by elevating the voices of […]

By | July 2nd, 2012|Cause & Activism|0 Comments

Ayurveda Q & A

Ayurveda has been practiced in the US for only about 30 years, yet it is one of the systems of medicine native to India and is thousands of years old. Readers are invited to submit questions for “Ayurveda Q & A” to [email protected].

Q: I am pregnant […]

By | June 7th, 2012|Ayurveda|0 Comments

Ayurveda Q & A

Ayurveda has been practiced in the US for only about 30 years, yet it is one of the systems of medicine native to India and is thousands of years old. Readers are invited to submit questions for “Ayurveda Q & A” to [email protected].

Q: I have suffered […]

By | March 7th, 2012|Ayurveda|0 Comments

“Awakened Earth” by Mirabai Ceiba

Mirabai Ceiba Awakened EarthWhen it comes to super easy listening from the Kundalini world of devotional music, it doesn’t get much easier than Awakened Earth. Violins, flute, and harp give this newest release from Mirabai Ceiba a strong classical vibe, yet the album stays […]

By | December 22nd, 2011|Music|0 Comments

It’s A Sweet Note

Creative Artist Liz Marx Makes Her Mark With Artistic Raw Vegan Chocolate

Love inspires many artistic creations. This is certainly true for glassblower, sculptor and raw chocolate artist Liz Marx. Her own love of chocolate initiated her quest for a chocolate recipe that she could eat […]

By | December 6th, 2011|Healthy Eating|0 Comments

Ayurveda Q & A

Ayurveda has been practiced in the US for only about 30 years, yet it is one of the systems of medicine native to India and is thousands of years old. Readers are invited to submit questions for “Ayurveda Q & A” to [email protected].

Question: Beginning three weeks […]

By | December 6th, 2011|Ayurveda|0 Comments

Urban Roots: Documenting A Backyard Revolution On Film

Leila Connors and Frank Fitzpatrick discuss the movement toward urban farming and community building in Detroit.

“Opening a Yoga studio is one of the most revolutionary acts you can engage in today,” says film producer Leila Connors. “The practice of Yoga,” she continues, “helps you develop independent thinking, even though you don’t realize the shift in […]

By | April 13th, 2011|Film|1 Comment