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Event: Enchanting Kirtan with Shri Gour Gopal Das, ISKON & Ashoka

Location: ZOOM


Date: 2020-9-6
End Date: 2020-12-13

Time: 7:30 pm -9:00 pm

From your home anywhere in the world, experience free Enchanting Kirtan. Let us gather to sing and share. This is an exploration and expression of the heart and the spirit.

India time: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
US EST: 7.30 AM to 9:00 AM

7:30 AM - 8: 15 AM - Kirtan by Shri Gour Gopal Das
8:15 AM - 8.45 AM - Kirtan by Ashoka
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM - Guided Meditation by Ashoka

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Shri Gour Gopal Das Adhikari, a practioner of Krishna consciousness in (ISKCON) has been born and brought up in a Vaishnava family in the eastern province of Orissa. He is an active preacher of Krishna consciousness, running several congregations in and outside the city of Secunderabad and Hyderabad. He is also an empathetic spiritual counsellor, spiritual guide, besides a gifted musician.

He effortlessly plays various instruments and sings soulful bhajans. Capitalizing on his skills, he preaches love for the Holy Name of the Supreme Lord to the people through his melodious voice. He introduced the concept of Akhanda Harinam Sankirtan in the twin city of Hyderabad-Secunderabad and hence forth conducted several such events. Just in a couple of years, he has conducted more than 400 house programs. Right from the day lock-down started, on popular demand, everyday without any break, he has been giving one hour long live sankirtan from his Facebook page. With the mercy of vaishnavas, it is receiving a good response. He has therefore also been requested by several spiritual organizations to do live Kirtan sessions on their pages.

Ashok Nalamalapu was born in India and has been a devotee since his childhood. He has been leading multi-faith chants and playing harmonium since 2011, singing in the traditional Indian Raga style. Ashok has been studying with Indian classical musicians such as Sri D.V. Mohana Krishna and Grammy Nominee, Jai Uttal. As part of his spiritual path, he has led kirtan at many festivals across the country including Bhakti Fest in California, Lovelight Festival in Maryland and Maine Yoga Fest. Ashok has also led kirtan at colleges, many temples and other centers in India, Spain and the US. He also sang at yoga centers such as Kripalu, Ananda Ashram, Integral Yoga Institute and Omega. In addition, he has served as a Master of Ceremonies, inspiring the audiences at all the major US kirtan festivals. He is a lead vocal singer at Swan Kirtan band and plays harmonium with melody. Swan Kirtan’s album "We are all One" is available on You can reach him at

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