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This is a group for anyone who enjoys Kirtan, Bhajan and Mantra. The pieces are easy-to-follow and sung in traditional Hindi and Sanskrit. They are led by Sulekh Ruparell, a trained Indian classical musician with over 20 years of experience who specialises in Vocal, Harmonium and Tabla. Whilst listeners are encouraged to participate in the songs, beginners are very welcome to simply come an enjoy the music. Devotional singing is relaxing and fun, brings peace of mind and helps to make us aware of our true nature. 

Sulekh is able to deliver a large repertoire of devotional songs so there is always something for everyone to enjoy in his Kirtan programs. By combining his musical knowledge of Indian scales (Raag) and rhythm (Taal) with his spiritual dedication, Sulekh is able to deliver Kirtan that is natural and authentic.  

Sulekh is the founder and composer of The Kirtan Band and if you'd like to get an idea of how he presents Kirtan, then you'll find the latest videos and tracks at www.kirtanband.co.uk.  You can also view previous Meetup videos on the new dedicated Youtube channel here. Feel free to subscribe and see videos of all our new performances.

Here is a clip of The Kirtan Band Live in early 2015.

https://youtu.be/N9jn4woaHyw

Sulekh's full portfolio may be found at www.sulekhruparell.com

We very much look forward to seeing you!


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  • November 5 · 7:30 PM

    The Kirtan Band celebrate Divali

    6 Members

    Join us for a very special evening of devotional songs in celebration of Divali with The Kirtan Band. About the Program Don't miss out on the fun and excitement of... Learn more

  • July 16 · 6:30 PM

    The Kirtan Band celebrate Guru Purnima

    3 Members

    Dear Members Please join us for a very special evening of devotional songs in celebration of Guru Purnima with The Kirtan Band. About the Program The Kirtan will be led... Learn more

  • April 16 · 6:30 PM

    Kirtan at Mahadevi Yoga Centre

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    Thank you! A big thank you to those who came to The Kirtan Band event at Yogabase, Islington last Saturday (5th March). We had a truly wonderful evening of devotion and... Learn more

  • March 5 · 7:00 PM

    An Evening of Uplifting Kirtan

    2 Members

    About the Program Come and experience an inspiring and uplifting evening of devotional music with The Kirtan Band. The unique sound is a blend of dynamic melodies of... Learn more

  • Nov 29, 2015 · 7:15 PM

    Kirtan at Indaba Yoga Centre

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    Hi everyone About Indaba Yoga in Marylebone will be hosting a Kirtan music evening this coming Sunday (29th November) starting at 7.15pm and I would be delighted if you... Learn more

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