Father Dom Bede Griffiths was a revered mystic who grew beyond his Christian traditions to embrace and embody the philosophical grounding of eastern thought. His gift of unconditional love and the divine presence he brought to this world were transformative to his students. In this conversation, Brother Wayne Teasdale and Asha and Russill Paul share their experience of Father Bede and his legacy, and the promise it holds for the world we face today.
Nada Yoga is a spiritual and healing system that evolved out of the yogic tradition of ancient India, developing alongside the more traditional hatha yoga system of postures. The practice of Nada Yoga utilizes sound (nada) as the medium which the goals of yoga (inner peace and physical and spiritual alignment) are realized. On this uniquely peaceful recording, exotic instrumentation and South Indian vocal styling create the perfect ambience for yoga practice or meditation.
"Enjoy the variety of instruments"
An interview with Father Bede and two musician friends becomes a profoundly moving musical excursion through the deep truths and feelings of the various spiritual traditions represented in their South Indian Christian-Hindu ashram.
"it's the same message in the East and the West."
Here is an ensemble of evocative Eastern and Western instrumentation, creating inspiring melodies and rhythmic textures. Simply listen, or chant along to be transported to another realm, giving you respite from the normal activities of your mind and activating your body's natural healing processes.
Shakti introduces you to the 1,500-year old Tantric tradition of using sacred sound to stimulate the flow of the body's subtle energy centers, called chakras. Balancing your chakras by singing these inspirational Tantric chants enhances your senses, heightens sensuality and physical pleasure, and helps you establish a deep connection to our body and to the earth.