David Newman Music

David Newman or Durga Das, as he is also known, is a Kirtan Chant Artist and a practitioner and educator of Bhakti Yoga - the yoga of love. David's music, rooted in the ancient yogic tradition of sound as a healing path toward self discovery (Nada Yoga), embodies a devotional mysticism, distinctive musicality, poetic intimacy and a deep respect for India's ancient chant tradition.

Friday, July 31, 2009

Love Peace and Freedom T's

Mira and I having fun at our shoot for the new Love Peace and Freedom T's...

Thursday, July 30, 2009


Ringtone Link for 'He Maha Lakshmi' from Love, Peace, Chant! Enjoy!! http://tinyurl.com/MahaLakshmiRingtone

Web Article

Here is a link to a recent article... http://vividlife.me/ultimate/chant-artist-and-singer-songwriter/

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Radio Interview...

Namaste All!
Enjoy this hour long interview I recently did on VividTalkRadio.

On the Bhakti Trail - July '09

Namaste Everyone,

Mira and I had a lovely July 4th weekend with friends enjoying some nice summer time music…We saw Sheryl Crow on the 4th and Richie Havens on the 5th. Just lovely!! We have some travels coming up this month bringing us to Kent, Ct, New Orleans, Mebane, NC, Buffalo, Toronto and Ottawa. August and September will also be quite rich including a Kirtan College Weekend Immersion at Yogaville (August 20 – 23), Yoga and Chant Retreat in Martha’s Vineyard (August 28 – 30), Omega Ecstatic Chant (September 4 – 7) and a European Tour after that!!

Also, please note that the 700 Voices Yoga and Chant Festival scheduled for this weekend, July 11th – 12th has changed venues. Instead of Wassaic, NY, it will be in Kent, Connecticut. We will play on Sunday, July 12th at 5 pm…

July events are below. For more details and upcoming events, please go to the events page of my site.

Well, that’s all for now…Wishing you all a peaceful, joyful and healing summer.

With Love, David
PS. Above is a photo of Mira, Shiva Das and I from our recent Kripalu Retreat!

July Schedule

700 Voices Sacred Music Festival

July 11th & 12th, 2009

(Note: The Venue has been changed to The Kent Community House in Kent, Connecticut)

Join us for this wonderful Kirtan and Yoga Festival, featuring David, and Mira, Wah, Sat Kartar and Shantala! David and Mira will be playing at 5pm on Sunday, July 12th! This festival is a celebration of peace for the entire family and an opportunity to come together in community for a wonderful time of inspiration and transformation!
For more information, please go to: www.700voices.com

New Orleans, LA at Wild Lotus Yoga, July 15th

Mebane, NC at The Stone House, July 17th

Buffalo, NY at Buffalo Yoga, July 23rd

Toronto, Ontario at The Yoga Sanctuary, July 24th

Ottawa, Ontario at Rama Lotus Yoga Centre, July 25th -26th