Madi Das grew up in the Vaishnava tradition of Bhakti Yoga, the son of an American mother and a German father. From age seven, he attended boarding school in India, where he studied Kirtan, became fluent in Hindi, and made lifelong friends. Madi is a veteran Los Angeles film executive, now married to an Australian. He currently lives with his family in Melbourne, where he continues his work in film, and shares his joyful Kirtan in community. His albums Bhakti Without Borders and Mantra Americana have been nominated for Grammy® awards.
Dave Stringer is a Grammy® nominated producer, musician and songwriter who has been widely profiled as one of the most innovative artists of the modern Yoga movement. He is both an inspiring singer and a compelling public speaker, resolving neuroscience, yoga philosophy and art into a participatory theatrical experience. Stringer’s sound connects the transcendent mysticism of traditional Indian instruments with the exuberant, groove-oriented sensibility of American Gospel and the ringing harmonies of Appalachia. He is featured in the documentary films Mantra: Sounds into Silence and The Power of Mantra and has toured extensively, leading concerts, workshops and retreats all over the world. https://davestringer.com/