Sacred Sound: Discovering the Myth and Meaning of Mantra and Kirtan

Sacred Sound: Discovering the Myth and Meaning of Mantra and Kirtan

Alanna Kaivalya


In yoga perform, mantra and kirtan (call-and-response devotional chanting) get brief shrift within the West simply because they aren’t good understood, notwithstanding they're a vital part of just about each japanese non secular perform. they're designed to supply entry into the psyche whereas their underlying mythology is helping us know how our psychology impacts lifestyle. Sacred Sound stocks the myths at the back of the mantras and kirtans, illuminating their which means and placing their strength and practicality within sight of each reader.

Each of the twenty-one mantras and kirtans awarded comprises the Sanskrit model, the transliteration, the interpretation, feedback for chanting, the underlying delusion, and its modern day implications. in keeping with Alanna Kaivalya’s years of training and learning the myths and sacred texts, this publication bargains a manner into some of the most life-changing facets of yoga practice.

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