Indian Raga Singing + Mantra Workshop
with Sheela Bringi & Ullas Fowler
Experience the delightful, wondrous, and soothing effects of guided raaga and devotional singing, mantra, and sonic meditation. The purpose of this workshop is to feed and recharge the brain, drop into the inspiration of the heart, and generate gratitude and appreciation for life.
You will learn:
• Indian raga melodies
• bhakti chants (Kirtan)
• Sanskrit pronunciation
• vocal secrets
11 A.M. – 1 P.M.
at the beautiful Light Vessel Santa Fe
Cost: $20 advance / $25 at the door
Sheela Bringi, MFA, teaches Indian Devotional & Raga Singing at Naropa University in Boulder, CO, and at colleges, festivals and yoga studios around the world. She is known for her lush Indian vocals, soaring bansuri flute and harp. Sheela’s music has been profiled by NBC News, Public Radio International, NPR, and many others. She has extensive training in North Indian classical, devotional and Western musical traditions. To learn more about her teachers, current work, and to hear her music, please visit:
Ullas Fowler has been leading kirtan and bhajan for the last 20 years under the guidance of Sri Mata Amritanandamayi and her senior disciples. He has performed at Bhakti Fest, numerous yoga studios, has opened up for Krishna Das & Bhagavad Das, and has performed with the Kirtaniyas, Wah! and Mukti. He has recently been seen at the Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, the Amma Center of New Mexico and at the Parliament of World Religions in Salt Lake City Utah. A student of both Hindustani and Carnatic styles, Ullas has spent the last year studying Dhrupad under the guidance of the world famous Gundecha Brothers.