Krishnacore and Music of Devotion

Quotes-by-Srila-Prabhupada-on-MusicKrishnacore: A sub-genre of punk and hardcore music that is influenced heavily on the teachings and traditions of the Hare Krishna  movement, a spiritual practice within Hinduism that practices the devotion toward Divinity.
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Music has the ability to create the energy of transformation. Everyone has their own genre of taste when it comes to their music of choice. Below are some bands that bring together the heavier side of music with the love of devotion to God. These are in no particular order in relation to when the genre came to the collective consciousness. Continue reading

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Rock/Metal Spotify/Soundcloud Playlists

Here is my growing collection of Rock and Heavy Metal songs that I feel have a ‘spiritual/conscious’ edge to it. Music ranges from light Rock to Metalcore to Thrash/Death/Black Metal. Some are Christian artists, others Hindu, others, etc.Always adding to both. Enjoy…

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Along Your Path / Two Stoned Birds Vendor Booth

Updated 7/27/17:

New photos at bottom show off my new paintings! Yeah, those are ceiling fan blades. Ill have a post soon enough showing off a few more fan blades as well as other paintings Im working on.

Info on where we are vending and setting up shop  located here

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The Men of the Fifth World (2000)

fifthworldDocumentary: THE MEN OF THE FIFTH WORLD (2000)

A beautiful look into the history, beliefs and lives of the Aboriginal culture of Australia. An enchanting and mystical view of life through one of the elders, who shares his history with the filmmakers. A detailed story seen through the painted rocks left by their ancestors to the hunting methods used for survival. A look into their dance, their song, and their spiritual essence.

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Meaning of {sphota}

{SPHOTA} – “that from which the meaning bursts forth.”

{SPHOTA} is the continuation of Along Your Path, both online as well as in print.

Meaning behind {SPHOTA}:
The word sphota can be traced back to various Indian philosophers such as Pânini and Patanjali, but is most notable through Bhartrihari  (450—510 C.E.) and his theory associated with it in his writings, Vākyapadīya (treatise on words and sentences).
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New Page {sphota} and other endeavors…

First to direct you to {sphota} which you can find in the drop down menu section above or by clicking HERE. This is the direction I have been taking for some time now and now, I am including it here and will add to it in the weeks and months to come.

Pages and posts will be revamped in a way that is more suitable to what {sphota} will become.

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Heavier bands that are of interest at moment 12/16/16

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BETRAY MY SECRETS
This band is no longer together but I found them while doing search on another band associated with this band, SHIVA IN EXILE as well as a band called SpiRitual. Formed in Germany in 1997 . Favorite song from them is “From the Goddess” which is a heavier version and a mix of “We All Come From the Goddess” from Moving Breath (YouTube) and the “Witches Chant”, which I remember from the band Inkubus Sukkubus (YouTube)

IN HEARTS WAKE – (Website) (Facebook) (Twitter)
Band out of Australia. Fell in love with their Earthwalker CD which came out in 2014. Really looking forward to seeing them when they come to the states in 2017.

TIMES OF GRACE
Another band that is no longer together and only put one album out. Original singer for KILLSWITCH ENGAGE and is now re-singing for them. This was one of the side albums before going back to Killswitch Engage. Had an opportunity to interview him when he was in Times of Grace. Great vocalist.

THE HEALING (Bandcamp) (Facebook)
Actually just found this band today when I was looking up links for previous bands listed above. Their “Elevate” CD came out earlier this year. From Canada. Really enjoying this first listen to them.

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