Daniel Paul & Gina Salá

7 Day Maui Kirtan & Drum Immersion

At a private tropical garden estate on Maui’s rural North Shore

We’ve just completed our 2014 Retreat

TENTATIVE 2015 DATES: Jan 20 to 27th

Relax on Maui’s rural northshore in this beautiful private tropical garden estate perched on a jungle cliff a 1/4 mile from the ocean.  Soak in the salt water swimming pool, the sauna or the ozonated hot tubs overlooking the ocean. Enjoy the private gardens, the permaculture farm, the yoga studio, the fantastic catered organic meals and a choice of comfortable private rooms, or off-site accommodations.  Join Gina and Daniel as they share their ’ Haka Mele’ or weaving of songs,

with daily kirtan chanting, beginners drum circles and yoga along with kirtan leading, composing, harmonium, sanskrit/mantra pronunciation, creating a vocal practice, freeing your voice,

and raga singing. Each afternoon will have beginning tabla lessons and maybe kirtan jam sessions, or explore the island, You can hike or drive to nearby waterfalls or Ho’okipa (windsurfing) and Baldwin beaches in Paia, 25 minutes away, or just soak in the pool.

.Our event also includes an Introduction to Organic Gardening and Permaculture Class Tour

Daniel Paul

is a Fulbright Award winning tabla drummer, graduate of  the Ali Akbar College of Music  and a singing kirtan tabla virtuoso who for more than two decades has been the principle accompanist to Grammy nominee Jai Uttal as well as to all of today’s top kirtan singers, from the soft prayers of Snatam Kaur, Donna DeLory and Jaya Lakshmi to the rocking chants of Dave Stringer, CC White the Guru Ganesha Band and Krishna Das, Daniel has played with them all, and now often touring with Jai or Gina Salá Daniel continues to introduce new audiences to Indian kirtan chanting, and the magic of the tabla drums!

He also teaches private tabla lessons at his home year-round on Maui and in workshops also offers simple kirtan drumming as well the basic fundamentals of indian music and rhythm,

www.tabladaniel.com

tabladaniel@yahoo.com

Gina Salá

is a singer, composer and chant leader with a repertoire of 23 languages. She began chanting at the age of 3 living in an ashram and deepened her practices wandering the Himalayas, in a buddhist monastery and in ongoing study with her Sanskrit, tantra, and classical singing teachers in India. Gina's engaging personality, voice and wealth of experiences have led her from Himalayan huts to programs at the United Nations, as lead singer for Cirque du Soleil, and beyond. She offers retreats and kirtans internationally, annual "River of Sound" tours in India as well as private sessions in harmonium, Sanskrit mantra, wellness and voice via skype. With gratitude to the One who sings through us all, her passion is helping us to sing ourselves awake. www.ginasala.com

and

gina.sala.music www.facebook.com/

Thanks for your interest!

Feel free to email me with any questions you may have at:

tabladaniel@yahoo.com

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daniel paul


VIDEO CLIP

GANESHA SHARANAM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssbIk6v2_cM


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