Call and Response with Krishna Das

Kirtan Wallah Foundation

Devotional yogic chanting with a Western influence. CDs and cassettes for sale, artist background, schedule of live appearances.

All Episodes

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD May 21, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Call and Response Special Edition Conversations With KD May 21, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Oct 26

36 min 23 sec

Call and Response Ep. 52 Reincarnation, Sci-Fi Buddhism and Devotion   “He encouraged us to love everyone, serve everyone and remember God, which is to repeat the Names of God.... The post Ep. 52 | Reincarnation, Sci-Fi Buddhism and Devotion appeared first on Krishna Das.

Oct 19

33 min 54 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD May 16, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Call and Response Special Edition Conversations With KD May 16, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Oct 12

1 hr 41 min

Call and Response Ep. 51 Guru “Any yogi or yogini who develops ability to concentrate and become mindful, pushing that mindfulness to deeper and deeper levels, discovers the Realm of... The post Ep. 51 | Guru appeared first on Krishna Das.

Oct 4

35 min 49 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD May 14, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD May 14, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Sep 28

42 min 8 sec

Call and Response Ep. 50 Sadhus, and Nirvana in Samsara “For Maharajji, everybody was His near and His dear. Everyone. And in order to stay in that space, you couldn’t... The post Ep. 50 | Sadhus, and Nirvana in Samsara appeared first on Krishna Das.

Sep 21

17 min 26 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD May 9, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD May 9, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Sep 14

2 hr 16 min

Call and Response Ep. 49 | How KD Met Robert Thurman “It was a wild time. There were a lot of… the Westerners in India, everybody would go to see... The post Ep. 49 | How KD Met Robert Thurman appeared first on Krishna Das.

Sep 7

17 min 50 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD May 7, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD May 7, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 31

53 min 16 sec

Call and Response Ep. 48 | Hanuman, Mrs. Hanuman, and Time Machines  “When you attain that oneness, you’re also one with all Beings in all moments of time, past, present... The post Ep. 48 | Hanuman, Mrs. Hanuman, and Time Machines appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 24

23 min 33 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 30, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 30, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 17

1 hr 10 min

Call and Response Ep. 47 | Hindu-Buddhist Connections and A Short Discussion of Hatred “Once it reaches India, the vajra idea, that’s when it’s coming from, central asia, chariot warriors... The post Ep. 47 | Hindu-Buddhist Connections and A Short Discussion of Hatred appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 10

18 min 33 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 25, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 25, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 3

1 hr 58 min

Call and Response Ep. 46 | The Meaning of Ram “When you shape divinity, your notion of the Divinity, by saying ‘Ram Ram Ram’ and use the Name for ‘joy’... The post Ep. 46 | The Meaning of Ram appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 27

22 min 27 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 23, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 23, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 20

58 min 6 sec

Call and Response Ep. 45 | A Meditation With Bob “Why do we want Ram, the Divine Rama, and utter the name, Rama, which comes from a verb that means... The post Ep. 45 | A Meditation With Bob appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 13

26 min 19 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 16, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 16, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 6

59 min 53 sec

Call and Response Ep. 44 | Share Your Story Q: Could (you) share some of your story about what was going on before you decided to go to India “Everyone... The post Ep. 44 | Share Your Story appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 29

26 min 21 sec

Call and Response Ep. 43 | Practice Arising By Itself, Dharmageddon and Does the Curriculum Change With Age Question: I’m just finding it to be that I don’t have to... The post Ep. 43 | Practice Arising By Itself, Dharmageddon and Does the Curriculum Change With Age appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 15

29 min 4 sec

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 11, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 11, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 8

1 hr 58 min

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 09, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 09, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Apr 20

1 hr 8 min

Call and Response Special Edition – Conversations With KD April 02, 2020 Taking time to look back and move forward. Conversations With KD episodes are derived from the recordings of... The post Special Edition Conversations With KD April 02, 2020 appeared first on Krishna Das.

Apr 16

42 min 7 sec

Call and Response Ep. 42 Only Jesus Died the Real Death Question: He, so the thing that kind of like I had an epiphany about was He never died, the... The post Ep. 42 | Only Jesus Died the Real Death appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

23 min 49 sec

Call and Response Ep. 41 Karma and Consciousness, Dealing With Negativity Q: I’ve been putting a lot of emphasis on my mind a lot of my life and to turn... The post Ep. 41 | Karma and Consciousness, Dealing With Negativity appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

30 min 13 sec

Call and Response Ep. 40 Dark Night of the Soul, Gratitude and the Renaissance of Psychedelics Q: So Ram Das talks a lot about how, as you awaken or you... The post Ep. 40 | Dark Night of the Soul, Gratitude and the Renaissance of Psychedelics appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

25 min 55 sec

Call and Response Ep. 39 Bad Aim and the Importance of Spiritual Practice “The key to doing a spiritual practice is actually doing it. Every day whether you feel like... The post Ep. 39 | Bad Aim and the Importance of Spiritual Practice appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

22 min 32 sec

Call and Response Ep. 37 Maharajji’s Language, Why Is Chanting Important? Why is chanting transformative? Why is the chanting of names transformative? Does it require an understanding of what those... The post Ep. 37 | Maharajji’s Language, Why Is Chanting Important? appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

30 min 45 sec

Call and Response Ep. 36 There’s No Maharajji Outside of You, Committing To A Practice So, when I try to tap into the energy or the meaning of Neem Karoli... The post Ep. 36 | There’s No Maharajji Outside of You, Committing To A Practice appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

42 min 30 sec

Call and Response Ep. 35 Too Little Too Much, Violence and Compassion I’m searching for understanding of how someone can be on this earth and literally be so unloved that... The post Ep. 35 | Too Little Too Much, Violence and Compassion appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

24 min 57 sec

Call and Response Ep. 34 Trust In Your Self. Maharajji and Buddhism  When you talk about this incredible love, is it just the simple presence of consciousness that you can... The post Ep. 34 | Trust In Your Self. Maharajji and Buddhism appeared first on Krishna Das.

Dec 2020

21 min 8 sec

Call and Response Ep. 33 | The Real Guru Is Within, This Happened Because It Had To  “There’s no Guru outside of yourself. Guru is not that body. Guru might... The post Ep. 33 | The Real Guru Is Within, This Happened Because It Had To appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 2020

29 min 4 sec

Call and Response Ep. 32 Keep Coming Back and Cleaning Out The Dark Corners “You don’t have to know anything. All you have to do is be happy. And think... The post Ep. 32 | Keep Coming Back and Cleaning Out The Dark Corners appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 2020

36 min 32 sec

Call and Response Ep. 31  Find Out Who You Are, Maharajji and Buddha, Starting on the Path Do you have any advice for… I guess for someone who’s starting off... The post Ep. 31 | Find Out Who You Are, Maharajji and Buddha, Starting on the Path appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 2020

17 min 28 sec

Call and Response Ep. 30 Family Karma, KD’s Mom I feel that my dharma is taking me into different direction, that family karma. Karma related to a lot of suffering,... The post Ep. 30 | Family Karma, KD’s Mom appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 2020

22 min 31 sec

Call and Response Ep. 29 The Evaluative Mind, Grace, Dada Mukerjee “I said to Siddhi Ma, I said, ‘Ma, Maharajji said He has the keys to the mind, so to... The post Ep. 29 | The Evaluative Mind, Grace, Dada Mukerjee appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jul 2020

23 min 9 sec

Call and Response Ep. 28  Suffering, Gratitude and Burning Out So, I can feel this softening thing happening in my personal relationships and my everyday life. I’m having a really... The post Ep. 28 | Suffering, Gratitude and Burning Out appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 2020

35 min 12 sec

Call and Response Ep. 27 Spiritual Experiences, Auschwitz and Bernie Glassman Recently I’ve been having a draw to learn or feel more of my tradition and the ancestors and who’s... The post Ep. 27 | Spiritual Experiences, Auschwitz and Bernie Glassman appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 2020

31 min 39 sec

For my own karma, I would like to resolve those things that I’ve felt that I could have done better. Situations I could have handled better and I just wondered... The post Ep. 26 | Resolving Trauma appeared first on Krishna Das.

Apr 2020

26 min 25 sec

KD discusses the importance of practice, particularly the practices of Mantra repetition and the Hanuman Chalisa, and recalls how Maharajji’s Western devotees initially began chanting the Chalisa. “So, Maharajji said... The post Ep. 25 | Planting Seeds and The Hanuman Chalisa appeared first on Krishna Das.

Apr 2020

26 min 33 sec

“We don’t know who we are. We don’t know what we really are. We don’t know what’s looking out of our eyes. We don’t know what’s experiencing the things we... The post Ep. 24 | Paying Attention and the Guru appeared first on Krishna Das.

Mar 2020

23 min 23 sec

Given that we often refer to our minds as a wild monkey, that thoughts come up that we have no control over, it seems that, to be held responsible for... The post Ep. 23 |Thoughts and Karma appeared first on Krishna Das.

Mar 2020

17 min 36 sec

Call and Response Ep. 22 Meditation and Moping I don’t like the outside silence leading me to the stuff in my head. But when I feel it with the chanting,... The post Ep. 22 | Meditation and Moping appeared first on Krishna Das.

Feb 2020

20 min 8 sec

SPECIAL EDITION – Call and Response Podcast – Creativity, Spirituality & Making a Buck David Nichtern is a senior teacher in the lineage of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. This tradition combines... The post Creativity, Spirituality & Making a Buck appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jan 2020

1 hr 8 min

{Photo by Krishna Das, Auckland Harbor July 2018} Ep. 21 Longing, Ripening and Dada Vaswani The other people who met Maharajji talk about is the experience of His unconditional love,... The post Ep. 21 | Longing, Ripening and Dada Vaswani appeared first on Krishna Das.

Sep 2019

21 min 43 sec

SPECIAL EDITION – Call and Response Podcast – Graveyard Talks With Sacinandana Swami Sacinandana Swami was born in Germany to an affluent family and, for 42 years, has been a... The post Graveyard Talks With Sacinandana Swami appeared first on Krishna Das.

Aug 2019

33 min 48 sec

Ep. 20 ~ Compassion for Abusers I know the basis of all this is we’re One, we’re Love, we’re Compassion, we enfold. And then I go home and I’m on... The post Ep. 20 | Compassion for Abusers appeared first on Krishna Das.

Jun 2019

10 min 27 sec

Ep. 19 ~ Spiritual Love and Worldly Love I wanted to ask if you could talk a bit about your relationship with Maharajji and maybe the difference between love as... The post Ep. 19 | Spiritual Love and Worldly Love appeared first on Krishna Das.

May 2019

25 min 27 sec

Ep. 18 ~ How To Develop Faith Tell me a little bit about how your faith… and trust in the universe that happened over time… how did it develop for... The post Ep. 18 | How To Develop Faith appeared first on Krishna Das.

May 2019

6 min 21 sec

Ep. 17 ~ Grace in The West How do we, in the West live the way you speak of? The way we all want to in our hearts? We need... The post Ep. 17 | Grace in The West appeared first on Krishna Das.

May 2019

8 min 54 sec

Ep. 16 Spiritual Practice and the State of the World How do we live a spiritual life in today’s political climate? “When Maharajji was around physically…  something was going on,... The post Ep. 16 | Spiritual Practice and the State of the World appeared first on Krishna Das.

May 2019

16 min 24 sec