“I couldn’t believe it when I woke up to a text message telling me we had been nominated.”
Madi Das at the album release concert iskconnews
“The charity is the sole purpose for making this album. It was crowd-funded up front so any profits that come in go straight to charity. Many of the featured singers do not have professional music careers beyond this project,” Das said.
” I used to visit the temple every day before filming for it. All the singers, too, would pray before the singing. We wanted to keep the focus on the spiritual,” he said.
Girls studying at Sandipani Muni School iskconnews
“I want it to be enjoyed by our friends and family in the devotee community; by people in the broader kirtan community; and even further, by the mainstream — people who listen to World Music.The result was Bhakti Without Borders.“