A Journey to the Meaning of Life
Stories, poetry, music and philosophy
With Guest of Honour:
Sri Venugopal Goswami
Vrindavan, North India
New Year’s Peace Concert: 31 December 2022, 8.30 – 10 pm
Bhagavata Saptaha: Sunday, 1 January – Saturday, 7 January, 2023
daily 4 – 6 pm
With live music accompaniment
Listening to the classical yoga scripture Srimad Bhagavatam connects Jnana (knowledge) with Bhakti (devotion).
In his incomparable style, Sri Venugopal Goswami presents the message of this scripture, which comprises the teachings of all yoga systems of India. The inspiring words of wisdom are combined with a melodious interpretation of classical mantra chanting (Kirtan). Day by day, the audience is guided on a soulful journey to the meaning and goal of human existence.
With live music: harmonium, vocals, bamboo flute, shanai oboe and tabla.
Excellent North Indian professional musicians accompany this programme with classical raga melodies und rhythms.
Sri Venugopal Goswami has visited the European Sivananda Centres since 1998. His teachings come from a 500-year-old family tradition, which teaches this classical scripture. Sri Venugopal Goswami studied Sanskrit and Indian philosophy at the Hindu University in Benares. He also studied classical singing under the world-renowned Indian vocalist master Pandit Jasraj.
Language: English with simultaneous translation into German.
The Bhagavata Sapataha is part of the Special Yoga Christmas and New Years’ Programme
- with SRI VENUGOPAL GOSWAMI