Jaya Lakshmi and Ananda are Oregon based musical artists in the genre of mantra music. The offer a combination of kirtan (call and response singing), bhajan (devotional hymns) and original singer/song writer compositions in the languages of English, Sanskrit and Gurbani. Alternating guitar, harmonium, keyboard, bansuri flutes and vocal weaving, they create a profound healing and balanced sound current (Naad) brimming with bhakti (devotion). Since their coming together in 2010, they have released 4 albums on Sounds True as well as 6 independently. They tour nationally and internationally holding their own events and retreats as well as being regulars at many west coast yoga festivals. In addition, they perform and share Kirtronica, a devotional ecstatic dance and chant experience.
Jaya Lakshmi & Ananda