Gina Salá & Daniel Paul

Maui Kirtan Retreat

new date:   Jan 19 - 26th,  2016


Learn to Lead Kirtan

Vocal coaching,  drumming,  harmonium, indian music, yoga, swimming and more...

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 on Maui and in workshops offering simple kirtan drumming as well the basic fundamentals of indian music.

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.      ,

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Maui Kirtan Drumming Retreatwith Gina Salá and Daniel Paul
Jan 20-27, 2015

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Relax on Maui’s rural north shore 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 openly share their knowledge and love of music through  daily kirtan chanting, beginners drum circles,  vocal coaching, classes in kirtan leading, harmonium, tabla, sanskrit mantra pronunciation and raga singing. Every day there will also be plenty of time for yoga,  swimming in the salt-water pool,  take a hike to a waterfall, surf  or drive to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world beach!  Our event also includes an Introduction to Organic Gardening and Permaculture Class Tour

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