12 reasons to go to the chanting concert – Heart of Chanting – Saturday February 11, 2012
1 – Bart is a mad lover of chanting.
2 – When chanting with Bart one experiences the mantra come alive. The mantra leads you, instead of you leading the mantra.
3 – It is our natural impulse to sing and create a joyful sound – the song of the heart and soul.
4 – When a group enters into a unified field of Consciousness the synergy of the collective voice regenerates the cells of the body.
5 – Chanting is a form of meditation and it is a spiritual practice that assists participants in their meditation.
6 – It is one of the most effective ways of becoming absorbed in God’s presence.
7 – It calms the restlessness of the mind and purifies the heart.
8 – You will hear some wonderful, original music at this event with musicians whose playing is out of this world.
9 – If you haven't ever heard Bridget LaMarche, a top violist in Toronto, play her viola, you are also in for a treat. You will not hear such mad passion on this divine instrument anywhere else.
10 – If you haven't ever heard the melodious keyboards of Laurie Weinberg, you are in for another unique treat.
11 – You will enjoy the feeling of chanting in a community of like-minded people.
12 – Because you won't be able to catch it again until November 2012.