• Dorm - Bottom Bunk – $545.00
  • Dorm - Top Bunk – $545.00
  • Dormitory - Private – $645.00
  • LGH - Single – $715.00
  • LGH - Double – $715.00
  • LGH - Family room – $715.00
  • Tent-Site – $460.00
  • LOTUS Conference Center - Tent-Site – $460.00
  • (All prices include $290 base amount)

Date & Time Details:
Check-in: Thurs. 4 pm
Check-out: 2 pm

This program is being held at our LOTUS Conference Center.
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Kid's Yoga Program Available: While you enjoy your program, you can feel confident that the kids will be well looked after by our experienced staff and entertained through a variety of fun activities. Select this option when signing up. Click for details

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Kirtan College: A Weekend Chanting Intensive

with David Newman "Durga Das"

September 21 - 24, 2017

Open your heart with song and devotion at Kirtan College. This in-depth course is designed to help all people explore kirtan (sacred song) and Bhakti Yoga (path of devotion).  It’s a concise training to deepen your understanding and practice of the rich tradition of Indian chanting.

Join David and Mira for a weekend of celebration and learning that includes:

  • Sanskrit mantra pronunciation and translation
  • Methodology for practicing and leading kirtan
  • Musical guidance and support
  • Teachings and practices of the Bhakti Yoga tradition
  • Storytelling of India’s ancient myths

This workshop is designed to deepen your relationship with kirtan and help you gain more confidence leading kirtan. This program is open to everyone! No musical background required.


David Newman (Durga Das) is a poet in a mystic musician’s body. When accompanied by the ethereal vocals and rhythmic percussion of Mira, the bliss is unmatched. LA Yoga Magazine

Kirtan college is a life-changing program that connects you completely to your heart. David Newman is a beacon of light inspiring love in all. I am so grateful to have been at Yogaville for Kirtan College. — Dana Kaplan

David (Durga Das) is such a gentle, humble and wise teacher, and his music breaks open the heart to express the greatest love. — Past Participant


David Newman “Durga Das”
David Newman “Durga Das” is a renowned sacred mantra artist, singer-songwriter, author, and inspirational teacher. David, also known as Durga Das, travels extensively sharing his music and teachings on the path of love as a vehicle for spiritual awakening. He has released numerous chart-topping world music albums and is the author of the #1 Amazon bestseller The Timebound Traveler. David is also the founder of the Stay Strong Project and Yoga On Main. He has been featured on NPR and in The Washington Post and Yoga Journal among many others. See more at
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