Puja : The act of showing reverence to the divine. Ganapati also know as Ganesh, Maha = Great Mantra = To guard the mind
The Maha Ganapati step mantra starts with 108 OMs, then builds gradually with each syllable added 108 times. This powerful experience of austerity and bhakti will enhance your concentration and the devotional aspect of your mantra japa practice and clear the way for any new beginning or wish you might have.
Ganesh, the elephant-headed god, is the god of wisdom and learning, and the remover of obstacles, and consequently the sign of auspiciousness. With stories about the playful elephant god, and instruction and translation of the Maha Ganapati mantra.
Dechen Karl Thurman
Dechen Thurman is an Advanced Certified Jivamukti Yoga Teacher at the New York Jivamukti Yoga School as well as a Certified Ohashiatsu Instructor, a powerful healing modality. Dechen creates a delicious sense of playfulness in his yoga classes. He conjures magic, and transcendence in classes wherever he goes worldwide. His method of healing is derived from these revered schools. His father is well-known Tibetan Scholar Robert Thurman, and brother of Uma.
Pink Sun is ceremonial music group of visionaries, whose songs and performances are created in the spirit of universal love, peace and harmony. Members of the group are Brooke Hamre Gillespie, Aneta Ptak-Rufino, Matthew Canale, Xango Shola, Amanda Capobianco, Jerry Walsh and other revolving members who are all part of the Golden Drum community and disciples of Maestro Manuel Rufino in a school of Native American traditions and sacred traditions of humanity. Pink Sun honors the sacred traditions of the Earth and aims to connect to the heart of humanity through sound, songs and healing. Pink Sun also collaborates with members of Golden Drum, Orzel Kondor Koliber, Didge Project, Dream Seed, Made In Prayer and the Sacred Arts Research Foundation.