Bhakti Caravan Kirtan Band to Perform at Infinity




Hosted by the Infinity Foundation, Bhakti Caravan will be leading two evenings of kirtan, the call-and-response chanting of mantras and devotional phrases. Kirtan elevates the spirit, opens the heart and raises our collective consciousness. Everyone is welcome. The event runs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., February 3 and May 13, at Infinity’s new home in Highland Park. The Bhakti Caravan donates all proceeds to the foundation.

                This blend of tribal, traditional and lyrical music includes improvisation by master cellist Khari Lemuel, lead vocalist Ellen Katz and an ensemble of eclectic devotional musicians. Bring your heart, spirit and open-minded curiosity; no experience needed.

Cost is $10, 10 days in advance, $15 at the door. Location: 1280 Old Skokie Rd., Highland Park. For more information and to register, visit InfinityFoundation.org. See Infinity ad in the Community Resource Guide.

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

More from Natural Awakenings

New Science-Based Card Deck Offers Therapeutic Insights

Frames cards are beautifully illustrated by international British artist David Hallangen, free of gender and class references.

Celebrate Wisconsin Farm Living with Soil Sisters

Soil Sisters is made possible by the Wisconsin Farmers Union Foundation, the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service and Renewing the Countryside.

Milagro World Center to Open Resale Location

The grand opening celebration of Wild Raspberry will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., April 27, at Arlington Club Commons, 9 Huntington Lane, in Wheeling.

Resiliency Institute Classes

The Resiliency Institute is offering three permaculture plant courses in Naperville this month that will cover vines, groundcovers and fungi.

Spring Infinity Family Fest

The event is sponsored by Yea! Highland Park, Highland Park Healthcare Foundation, and Natural Awakenings Chicago magazine.

Add your comment:
Edit ModuleShow Tags

See More »This Month

Orphaned Socks Find Gainful Employment

Dryer balls bounce around and move laundry so that more air can circulate around the clothes and makes them dry faster, which means less waiting and less money spent on energy.

New Progress in Cardiology Research

In a new Interheart study spanning 50 countries, doctors recommend that the most effective way to assess and improve a patient’s cardiovascular risk level is to use multi-marker screening panels, instead of a single, conventional lipid-only testing (compromised of total cholesterol, HDL, LDL and triglycerides).

Random Acts of Sustainability

February 17 is National Random Acts of Kindness Day. One way to participate is by supporting a school share table, which allows students to place unwanted, unopened food at a designated location in the lunchroom.

A Healthier Alternative for Heating Hair

Escape Salon, in Northbrook, is now offering services using the infrared hair iron, an innovative, ultrasonic treatment that just became available.

Bumble Bee Added to the Endangered Species List

On January 11, the Rusty Patch Bumble Bee (Bombus affinis), with an estimated aggregate value as a pollinator at $3 billion, became the first of its kind to be listed on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service endangered species list. It is native to Illinois and other states, but has experienced a 90 percent decrease in population over the last 20 years.

A Natural Solution to Sleep Apnea

Many people believe sleep apnea is caused by a sagging soft pallet in the throat. According to Master Herbalist Steven Frank, it actually results from a diminishing signal from the brain to the diaphragm during the transition from semi-wakefulness into the next stage of lighter sleep.