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Bhakti Revolution – Kirtaniyas


Who are The Kirtaniyas?

A neo-bhakti revolution, The Kirtaniyas are sacred singers. A group of young Hare Krishna devotees whose members; Vijay, Rasika, Nitai and Sarasvati travel the planet chanting the names of God, or Kirtan.

Kirtan (to repeat in Sanskrit) is an Indian devotional tradition that involves call and response chanting. The chants are usually mantras that include the names of God. Probably the most famous is the Hare Krishna or Maha Mantra.