Kirtan At 4th Street Retro Row Block Party
Apr
27
6:00 PM18:00

Kirtan At 4th Street Retro Row Block Party

LET'S PARTY LIKE A YOGI!

IT'S A BLOCK PARTY! FREE COMMUNITY EVENT FOR ALL AGES!

Come sing and dance with Patita Pavana, Karuna Sundari, Elijah Bustos, Roald Marinov and Killian Vonrettberg at We Love Yoga for the 4th Street Retro Row Block Party event. 

LIVE MUSIC, peaceful mantras, uplifting rock-out KIRTAN, light refreshments and total FUN! Some instruments will be provided but we also invite you to bring your favorite 'acoustic' instrument.


MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE BLOCK PARTY:

LONG BEACH, CALIF. — Fourth Street’s Retro Row, a vintage-focused shopping and dining district between Temple and Hermosa avenues, debuts a new, free community event series. The first took place in April.

Activating the business district on the Fourth Friday of every month, from about 6 to 9 p.m., attendees can expect to enjoy extended store hours, food and drink specials, discounted merchandise, pop up shops, art shows, live music and more along the thoroughfare.

The events are free and open to the public.

“Fourth Street’s Retro Row is all about nostalgia, but we are also working to forge a new era along our busy thoroughfare,” said Kerstin Kansteiner, owner of Portfolio Coffeehouse (2300 E. Fourth St.).

Each month’s Fourth Fridays event will have a theme. For example, May’s theme is “Americana.” April’s is “The Power of Women.” And October includes a Creature Crawl in honor of Halloween.

Other activities planned for Fourth Fridays event include:

Complimentary bike valet GENEROUSLY PROVIDED BY THE PORT OF LONG BEACH

Pop-up shops
Food and drink specials
Trolley rides
Music buskers on the sidewalk
After-hours concert at the Art Theatre
Vendors, artists and much more!

Walking or biking to the event is strongly encouraged. A bike valet will be provided by the Port of Long Beach, so come by bike and safely park your bike at the 4th and Cherry lot.

Additional activities and updates will be posted on social media.

ABOUT FOURTH STREET’S RETRO ROW

The Fourth Street Business Association is one of the city’s official business improvement districts (BIDs), and it stretches along Fourth Street between Temple and Hermosa avenues. For a directory of businesses or more information about the association, visit 4thStreetLongBeach.com or contact us at 4thStreetLongBeach@gmail.com. And, follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

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BALANCING YOUR MIND, BODY & SPIRIT
May
5
7:00 PM19:00

BALANCING YOUR MIND, BODY & SPIRIT

BALANCING YOUR MIND, BODY & SPIRIT (4-Class Series)

LOCATION: 
Purple Lotus Fitness Studio 14304 Poway Road, Suite "L", Poway, CA  92064                      Phone:  858-486-5563


By Paul Wellin, M.A., CAMT., LFT
Wednesdays in April 6:00-8:00 pm and Saturday in May 5th 7:00-8:30pm

To register for this series, please call 858-486-5563.

April 11th – Chakras, the Energy Centers of Your Body
April 18th – Conscious Pain Relief
April 25th - Re-balancing your Mind, Body & Spirit
May 5th - Kirtan with Patita Pavana of Spirit Soul And Friends

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San Diego County Kirtan & Chanting For Peace
May
12
6:30 PM18:30

San Diego County Kirtan & Chanting For Peace

  • First Unitarian Universalist Church Of San Diego (map)
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Join us every 2nd Saturday each month for community friendship, peaceful mantra and japa meditation, spiritual nourishment, uplifting kirtan and overall FUN! Open to all ages! Donations from the heart are accepted.

HAVE YOU HEARD OF KIRTAN? 
WOULD YOU LIKE TO EXPERIENCE IT? 
HAVE YOU BEEN TO A KIRTAN AND WANT MORE?

KIRTAN IS A JOYOUS CELEBRATION; A LIVING, MOVING MEDITATION

Kirtan is a universally recommended activity in all spiritual processes throughout the world. Engage and experience Kirtan, a non-denominational practice that has been passed down since time immemorial and a constant in all paths and religions.

Getting together as a group is a fun way to do this! It is a great activity for families and communities. We can sing mantras using all kinds of instruments and genres of music. Oftentimes, people will get up and move to the beautiful transcendental sounds or groove to a rock out kirtan. There are no hard and fast rules!

You will be hearing and singing beautiful mantras and transcendental sounds that create peace and harmony by their spiritual potency wherever you go! Come taste the sweet nectar of true happiness and peace.

COMMON ROOM: The kirtan will be held in the Common Room which will be on your LEFT as you enter the gate from the ACE Parking lot. 

* PARKING VOUCHERS: Parking vouchers will be provided so please hold onto your ACE PARKING LOT tickets when you arrive.

* GPS Address for ACE Parking Lot: 298 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103. 

* BRING YOUR DRUM, GUITAR OR FAVORITE INSTRUMENT

Kirtan is a family-friendly event for all ages! No experience necessary! Some instruments will be provided.

Peaceful Individuals Create A Peaceful Society

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
'One who thinks himself lower than the grass, who is more tolerant than a tree, and who does not expect personal honor but is always prepared to give all respect to others can very easily always chant the holy name of the Lord.’
Caitanya Caritamrita Antya Lila 20:9-26

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Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music
May
19
9:30 AM09:30

Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music

Join Hatha Yoga Instructor, Marketa Huelskamp, for a peaceful Saturday morning of Yoga By The Sea with "Live" transcendental flow music by Annette and Dee of Spirit Soul And Friends.  We meet here every 3rd Saturday at Oxnard Beach each month and it is always a joy and a pleasure to work with the beautiful yogis of Ventura.

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Ventura County Kirtan And Chanting For Peace
May
19
5:30 PM17:30

Ventura County Kirtan And Chanting For Peace

Join sisters, Patita Pavana and Dee of Spirit Soul And Friends, every 3rd Saturday each month for an evening of community friendship, peaceful mantra and japa meditation, spiritual nourishment, uplifting kirtan and overall FUN. Open to all ages! Donations from the heart are accepted.

HAVE YOU HEARD OF KIRTAN? 
WOULD YOU LIKE TO EXPERIENCE IT? 
HAVE YOU BEEN TO A KIRTAN AND WANT MORE?

KIRTAN IS A JOYOUS CELEBRATION; A LIVING, MOVING MEDITATION

Kirtan is a universally recommended activity in all spiritual processes throughout the world. Engage and experience Kirtan, a non-denominational practice that has been passed down since time immemorial and a constant in all paths and religions.

Getting together as a group is a fun way to do this! It is a great activity for families and communities. We can sing mantras using all kinds of instruments and genres of music. Oftentimes, people will get up and move to the beautiful transcendental sounds or groove to a rock out kirtan. There are no hard and fast rules!

We invite you to come share the goal of utilizing peaceful mantras, music and dance to help create a more peaceful society. Our main goal is to give a gift of peace that you can take with you. You will be hearing and singing beautiful mantras and transcendental sounds that create peace and harmony by their spiritual potency wherever you go. Come and taste the sweet nectar of true happiness and peace.

A PLACE OF PEACE
2021 SPERRY AVENUE, STE. 24
VENTURA, CA
Official Website: http://www.aplaceofpeace.org/
(Right off the freeway and loads of free parking!)

Peaceful Individuals Create A Peaceful Society

Aloha and Namaste!

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
'One who thinks himself lower than the grass, who is more tolerant than a tree, and who does not expect personal honor but is always prepared to give all respect to others can very easily always chant the holy name of the Lord.’
Caitanya Caritamrita Antya Lila 20:9-26

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4th Annual SoCal VegFest
Oct
20
to Oct 21

4th Annual SoCal VegFest

  • ORANGE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS (map)
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We are so excited to participate and perform on the Main Stage once again at the SoCal VegFest which will be held at the Orange County Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 20th and Sunday, October 21st, 11:00am to 5:00pm (both days). 

This is the largest VegFest in Southern California and we thank the founder, Laura Chang McManus and her awesome team for their commitment and hard work in organizing this family-friendly community event since 2015.  

Keep an eye out for the line-up and performance times of the Main Stage which will be managed by our one and only, Patita Pavana.  The incredible sound for the stage will be operated by our friend, Danny Gray and his team of West Moon Studios who always makes everyone sound 'so good'!!!

Come taste the many free food samples that will be offered by hundreds of Vegan/Vegetarian vendors. Experience first hand the wonderful benefits of a plant-based diet and learn from the many guest speakers that have been invited to share their knowledge with our communities at the Speaker Stage and the Cooking Stage.

For more info and TICKETS, go to:   https://www.socalvegfest.org/  

SoCAL VegFEST'S MISSION STATEMENT:  The purpose of SoCal VegFest is to introduce Southern Californians and others to the benefits of healthy conscious living. Our goal is to inspire and support anyone who wants to learn more about living a more healthy, environmentally friendly, and compassionate life.  The SoCal VegFest is run by dedicated volunteers as a project of Animal Protection and Rescue League (APRL), a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization.

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KIRTAN AT THE SAN DIEGO EARTH FAIR
Apr
22
10:00 AM10:00

KIRTAN AT THE SAN DIEGO EARTH FAIR

SAN DIEGO EARTH FAIR - FREE COMMUNITY EVENT FOR ALL AGES

It's the 29th Anniversary of the San Diego Earth Fair! Let's continue to protect and care for Mother Earth.

On Sunday, April 22, 2018 in beautiful Balboa Park, San Diego, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., "SPIRIT SOUL AND FRIENDS" would like to invite you and your loved ones to join us for KIRTAN in our booth which will be located in Area 3, Children's Area. 

Come spend the day with us as we support Chris Klein, Carolyn Chase and all the wonderful volunteers and team members of the San Diego Earthworks who are responsible for organizing the NATION'S LARGEST EARTH FAIR EVENT ever!

The theme for 2018 San Diego Earth Fair Parade is: 
"We're All In This Together".  Every year, we participate in the morning parade at the San Diego Earth Fair in Balboa to celebrate and open up this nationwide Earth Day event.

We invite you all to join us and experience the thrill of being in this large parade. Guess what? Our booth is located where the parade ends (Area 3, Booth #344) so you all can continue the fun in our Kirtan and Music Booth. 

If you would like to be in the parade, please meet us at our booth by 9:00am.  We will start heading to the parade site for lineup and will leave our booth promptly at 9:15am.  If you miss us, head on over to Village Place next to the Natural History Museum on the Park Blvd. side of Balboa Park.

PEACEFUL INDIVIDUALS CREATE A PEACEFUL SOCIETY

ALOHA & NAMASTE,

SPIRIT SOUL AND FRIENDS
A MUSICAL PEACE TROUPE
www.spiritsoulandfriends.com

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KIRTAN AT THE OXNARD WOMEN'S FEST
Mar
31
9:30 AM09:30

KIRTAN AT THE OXNARD WOMEN'S FEST

OXNARD WOMEN'S FEST - FREE COMMUNITY EVENT - Join sisters, Patita Pavana and Dee Laborte of Spirit Soul And Friends as they support their friends of Ventura County on March 31, 2018, 9:30am to 2:00pm at the Oxnard Women's Fest. The festivities will begin with KIRTAN from 9:30-10:00am inside the church. Spirit Soul And Friends will also have a table area by the beautiful fountain conducting KIRTAN throughout the day and will have available their DVDs and CDs, "Kirtan Peace Vibrations".

More Information about Oxnard Women's Fest:

Women's Arts & Cultural Festival featuring live music, natural healing, tarot readings, belly dance, Ask an Artist art show. Music by Theresa Russell, Inlaketch all girls Mariachi Band, Donna Lynn Caskey, Belly Dance by NEMA dance company, Tarot by Anastasia, Sun Moon Reiki. Art exhibits by Elisa Torres, Jessica Lynn Kimble, and other local women artists. Heritage Square docents will be offering historic tours of Heritage Square.
 

 

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Ventura County Kirtan - Free Community Event
Mar
17
5:30 PM17:30

Ventura County Kirtan - Free Community Event

Join sisters, Annette and Dee of Spirit Soul And Friends, every 3rd Saturday each month for an evening of community friendship, peaceful mantra and japa meditation, spiritual nourishment, uplifting kirtan and overall FUN. Open to all ages! Donations from the heart are accepted.

HAVE YOU HEARD OF KIRTAN? 
WOULD YOU LIKE TO EXPERIENCE IT? 
HAVE YOU BEEN TO A KIRTAN AND WANT MORE?

KIRTAN IS A JOYOUS CELEBRATION; A LIVING, MOVING MEDITATION

Kirtan is a universally recommended activity in all spiritual processes throughout the world. Engage and experience Kirtan, a non-denominational practice that has been passed down since time immemorial and a constant in all paths and religions.

Getting together as a group is a fun way to do this! It is a great activity for families and communities. We can sing mantras using all kinds of instruments and genres of music. Oftentimes, people will get up and move to the beautiful transcendental sounds or groove to a rock out kirtan. There are no hard and fast rules!

We invite you to come share the goal of utilizing peaceful mantras, music and dance to help create a more peaceful society. Our main goal is to give a gift of peace that you can take with you. You will be hearing and singing beautiful mantras and transcendental sounds that create peace and harmony by their spiritual potency wherever you go. Come and taste the sweet nectar of true happiness and peace.

A PLACE OF PEACE
2021 SPERRY AVENUE, STE. 24
VENTURA, CA
Official Website: http://www.aplaceofpeace.org/
(Right off the freeway and loads of free parking!)

Peaceful Individuals Create A Peaceful Society

Aloha and Namaste!

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
'One who thinks himself lower than the grass, who is more tolerant than a tree, and who does not expect personal honor but is always prepared to give all respect to others can very easily always chant the holy name of the Lord.’
Caitanya Caritamrita Antya Lila 20:9-26

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Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music
Mar
17
9:30 AM09:30

Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music

Join Hatha Yoga Instructor, Marketa Huelskamp, for a peaceful Saturday morning of Yoga By The Sea with "Live" transcendental flow music by Annette and Dee of Spirit Soul And Friends.  We meet here every 3rd Saturday at Oxnard Beach each month and it is always a joy and a pleasure to work with the beautiful yogis of Ventura.

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San Diego County Kirtan - Free Community Event
Mar
10
6:30 PM18:30

San Diego County Kirtan - Free Community Event

  • First Unitarian Universalist Church Of San Diego (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us every 2nd Saturday each month for community friendship, peaceful mantra and japa meditation, spiritual nourishment, uplifting kirtan and overall FUN! Open to all ages! Donations from the heart are accepted.

HAVE YOU HEARD OF KIRTAN? 
WOULD YOU LIKE TO EXPERIENCE IT? 
HAVE YOU BEEN TO A KIRTAN AND WANT MORE?

KIRTAN IS A JOYOUS CELEBRATION; A LIVING, MOVING MEDITATION

Kirtan is a universally recommended activity in all spiritual processes throughout the world. Engage and experience Kirtan, a non-denominational practice that has been passed down since time immemorial and a constant in all paths and religions.

Getting together as a group is a fun way to do this! It is a great activity for families and communities. We can sing mantras using all kinds of instruments and genres of music. Oftentimes, people will get up and move to the beautiful transcendental sounds or groove to a rock out kirtan. There are no hard and fast rules!

You will be hearing and singing beautiful mantras and transcendental sounds that create peace and harmony by their spiritual potency wherever you go! Come taste the sweet nectar of true happiness and peace.

COMMON ROOM: The kirtan will be held in the Common Room which will be on your LEFT as you enter the gate from the ACE Parking lot. 

* PARKING VOUCHERS: Parking vouchers will be provided so please hold onto your ACE PARKING LOT tickets when you arrive.

* GPS Address for ACE Parking Lot: 298 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103. 

* BRING YOUR DRUM, GUITAR OR FAVORITE INSTRUMENT

Kirtan is a family-friendly event for all ages! No experience necessary! Some instruments will be provided.

Peaceful Individuals Create A Peaceful Society

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
'One who thinks himself lower than the grass, who is more tolerant than a tree, and who does not expect personal honor but is always prepared to give all respect to others can very easily always chant the holy name of the Lord.’
Caitanya Caritamrita Antya Lila 20:9-26

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Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music
Feb
17
9:30 AM09:30

Yoga By The Sea And "Live" Transcendental Flow Music

Join Hatha Yoga Instructor, Marketa Huelskamp, for a peaceful Saturday morning of Yoga By The Sea with "Live" transcendental flow music by Annette and Dee of Spirit Soul And Friends.  We meet here every 3rd Saturday at Oxnard Beach each month and it is always a joy and a pleasure to work with the beautiful yogis of Ventura.

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POPCORN/MOVIE NITE & KIRTAN
Feb
10
6:30 PM18:30

POPCORN/MOVIE NITE & KIRTAN

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You are personally invited to join us for a private viewing of our 2017 Global Music Awards film, “Kirtan Peace Vibrations With Spirit Soul & Friends”. This documentary musical feature film has been a 3-year project of love and devotion in the making and we want to share the joy with you!

There will be ‘live kirtan' with everyone participating during the showing, Popcorn and refreshments so kick back and let’s have fun at movie night!  It's party time!

Seating is limited to 30 people so please RSVP at spiritsoulband@gmail.com right away!!!

Peaceful Individuals Create A Peaceful Society

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