"Lea has a haunting, hypnotic, compelling voice, that will draw you into a musical meditation and not let you out again"-Toronto Kirtan Community
Award winning Singer/songwriter/chant world artist travels with her musicians sharing the Naada yoga throughout US and Canada. She is also the Founder of Montreal Kirtan Community producer of MTL Chant Fest . Has had success in FILM / TV world with her songs and her last album SONGS OF A SIREN was nominated for BEST VOCAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR.
"music and voice that is spiritually rewarding" -New age Retailer www.lealongo.com
Dr. Madan Bali 9 am
MORNING YOGA The Dr Bali Method
Dr Bali is an extraordinary example of a healthy lifestyle. Now in his nineties, he continues sharing the joy of yoga in his classes and workshops. He is a Vedanta scholar with a Doctorate in Complimentary Medicine. He is also one of the best sources of wisdom and knowledge about yoga and its applications for wellness in everyday life.
Founder-director of Yoga Bliss, he was born in Northern India where he developed an interest in a spiritual path from a young age. A long time yoga practitioner, he immigrated to Canada in 1969 and began sharing his knowledge. For over 45 years Dr. Bali has successfully introduced Yoga in Montreal at several colleges and school boards as part of the curriculum, as well as hospitals, corporations, and community centers. He has developed Yoga as a complimentary form of therapy in treating psychosomatic disorders. His practical and extensive experience of the therapeutic benefits of Yoga techniques is particularly useful in today’s fast-paced stressful way of life. www.yogabliss.ca
BOUDDHISTE MOINE de SRI LANKA 11:00 AM
"Devotional Love Chanting"
Patrick Bernard is metaphysician, writer and new age musician well known internationally. Long before contemporary chant was trendy, Bernard was inspiring audiences with his powerful devotional compositions based on sacred Sanskrit, Latin and Hebrew writings. Mr. Bernard's recordings of "well being" music have consistently achieved high status, winning awards, achieving Gold status and even landing him on the Billboard charts (he was the first Canadian to climb Billboard's New Age chart). Patrick has remained a best seller in his category for many years. Atlantis Angelis touched the heart of more than half of million people around the World! Since 1986 he has been a full-time producer/composer of devotional music, inspiring audiences everywhere with his sweet and profound music of divine love. Adding to his music collection of 12 records, Patrick recently release a new book called "Music As Yoga, Discover the Healing Power of Sound". http://patrickbernard.com
DR MARILYN ROSSNER 10:00
Marilyn Rossner is co-founder of the IIIHS and founder-president of the SSF. She is a retired professor of special care counselling at Vanier College, a children’s behaviour therapist, an ICCC minister, and a gifted intuitive! She is available for individual readings, consultations,spirit messages, and clairvoyance. Call 514-937-8359 for an appointment.
Chanting & Meditation 2:00 PM
Le duo « Luna Sundari » est composé de la multi-instrumentiste Marie-Josée Veilleux (alias Sundari) à la guitare, sitar, voix et flûte traversière ainsi que du guitariste-styliste Richard Lupien. Artisane de longue date dans le monde du chant sacré et des kirtans, Marie-Josée a su développer un réel sens du partage de l’énergie qui se dégage des mantras lors de nombreuses prestations avec son groupe Mandala Kirtan et en tant qu’accompagnatrice auprès de Léa Longo. Sa voix délicate et envoûtante nous entraîne tout doucement dans un état de contemplation et d’intériorité. Richard Lupien, riche de sa longue expérience en tant que compositeur-arrangeur, a su développer un style bien à lui avec l’utilisation de techniques d’accords ouverts aux guitares qui apportent ainsi un support riche en harmonies. http://www.reverbnation.com/lunasundari
Kirtans & Chants Sacres Du Monde 5:00 PM
The kirtan group of the Noble Chemin performs hymns, prayers and mantras of different spiritual traditions from all over the world in a universal and inclusive way, simply join us to celebrate Love and Life!!
Le groupe de kirtans du Noble Chemin chante des hymnes, prières et mantras provenant de différentes traditions spirituelles à travers le monde et ce d'une façon universelle et inclusive. Joignez-vous à nous en toute simplicité pour célébrer l'Amour et la Vie!! www.lenoblechemin.org
Il a à son actif deux albums : Namasté (2013) et Pure Nature (2014), lancés à l’Oratoire St-Joseph de Montréal avec Patrick Bernard. Il partage sa musique sous forme de Mantras & Chants Sacrés Méditatifs. Accompagné de Michel Ducharme à la flûte amérindienne, Steve nous guide au voyage le plus important : le voyage intérieur.
Marc-Joseph Chalfoun 6:00 PM
A Rockin Kirtan
MJ Ganesh (aka Marc-Joseph Chalfoun) combines yoga chanting with a classic rock sound. His new album, Birth of Ganesh, features a fresh new sound to the ancient practice of chanting. You can listen at his website www.yogafornewtimes.com.