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  ABOUT GINA SALA' : Gina Salá has been chanting for 4 decades, studying cross-cultural vocal and sound healing styles for 20 years, and teaching for over 15 years.  With gratitude, inspiration, deep commitment and humor, Gina loves to share the power and pleasure of singing for wholeness, awakening, revelation and joy.. She brings songs, chants and sound wisdom from her travels, studies and singing in Egypt, Japan, Barbados, Bali, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Mexico, Barbados, Trinidad, India and beyond. With gratitude to her teachers, students and the inner guidance within, Gina welcomes you to come experience directly how your own voice can deepen your experiences to experience your inner magnificence and the capacities for freedom, joy and empowerment and love in this life. The benefits ripple out to all.

 

Schedule Updated 6/22/17

 

Bay Area Kirtans and Workshops

June 23-25, 2017

Details below

 

Monday Night Harmonium & Chant class,

June 26 and July 3, 2017

 

River of Sound India Tour Oct. 13-Nov. 3, 2017

See details below

 

 

 

Gina Salá

   
 
 

Upcoming Events:

 

June 23-25, 2017 ~ Bay Area Events
       
       
a) June 23rd, 7 pm  ~ Kirtan at Pacific Cultural Center, 1307 Seabright Ave.,Santa Cruz,
            CA. Adv Tickets,$20, Door $25

 

        b) June 24th,  9:15-11:30 am  ~ Workshop: Pleasure & Power of Your Voice at Pacific
            Cultural  Center, 1307 Seabright Ave.,Santa Cruz, CA, Adv Ticket $40; Door $50.

 

         c) June 24th, 1:30-3:45 pm and June 25th 1:00 to 3:00 pm,  Workshop:  Joy of Chanting at
            Harmonia Wellness Center, 2200 Marinship Way, Sausalito, CA. Attend one or both

            sessions. $108 for both, $65 for one. To register info@ginasala.com


         d) June 25th,  7 pm  ~ Kirtan Concert Monnet's, 7415 Hayden Ave.,Sebastopol, CA
            Tickets $20 at the door. For more info, info@ginasala.com or dmonnet@me.com

 

June 26, 2017 ~ Harmonium (6:15 pm) and Mantra (7:30 pm) Class at Shanti Shala details below.

 

July  3, 2017 ~ Harmonium (6:15 pm) and Mantra (7:30 pm) Class at Shanti Shala details below.
     

Aug. 16-21, 2017 ~ Udaya Live Yoga & Music Festival, Pravets, Bulgaria. Please contact me for ticket information at info@ginasala.com

 

Sept. 7-11, 2017 ~ Bhaktifest West, Joshua Tree, California. Join me for kirtan on the Maintstage or at my workshops. Contact me for discount tickets at info@ginasala.com

        a) Sept 10th 10-11:30 am Kirtan Mainstage

        b) Sept  7th    5-6:30 pm  Workshop

        c) Sept  9th    5-6:30 pm  Workshop for women only

 

Sept. 23-24, 2017 ~ Awakening Voice Sound School, Level 1.  Third full immersion weekend.

 

Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2017 ~   Awakening Voice Sound School Level 2 &3.  A special third full immersion weekend.

 

Oct. 13-Nov. 3, 2017 ~ River of Sound India Tour.  Join Gina on this inspirational and transformative tour of a lifetime. For more information contact info@ginasala.com 

 

Nov. 30- Dec. 5, 2017~ Jeffery Armstrong's VASA Retreat, Mexico.Gina is returning again to this year's retreat as a special guest presenter. For more information contact info@ginasala.com 

 

Dec.  9-10, 2017 ~ Awakening Voice Sound School Level 1.  Fourth full immersion weekend.

 

Dec. 16-17, 2017 ~ Awakening Voice Sound School Level 3. Fourth full immersion weekend.

 

Dec 31, 2017 ~ Save the date! New Year's Eve World Chant and Kirtan, Amazing Grace Spiritual Center, Advanced tickets and details coming soon.  For more information contact info@ginasala.com 

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Jan. 13-14, 2018 ~ Awakening Voice Sound School Level 2.  Fourth full immersion weekend.

 

Jan. 27- Feb. 3, 2018 ~ Maui Nada Yoga, Drumming & Kirtan Retreat with Daniel Paul.

 

Mar. 10-17, 2018 ~ Ocean of Devotion Sound Wellness Retreat, Yelapa, Mexico. Experience a spacious, rejuvenating week of delightful and transformative singing and sound practices to bring about joy and wellness. For more information contact info@ginasala.com 

 


Gina's Monday Harmonium Class and Mantra/Chant Class:

 

Gina will have classes on June 26th and July 3rd.

Harmonium class at 6:15 pm, Mantra/Chant 7:30 pm

$25 for one class in an evening or $40 for both.

Harmonium class- all welcome. Bring your harmonium or borrow one from Shanti Shala.

The harmonium is an instrument often used for kirtan that is very easy to learn and very supportive of the singing voice. Gina also has harmoniums to sell. Please RSVP for a spot/info. Small group.

Bhakti Chant/Mantra/Sound Tantra Class (following harmonium class)

Mantra clears the mind. The bhakti path of chant is powerful, sweet, liberating, and therefore rejuvenating. Nada yoga exercises purify our tendencies and bring harmony and balance.

All welcome on this evening for mantra, sound tantra, chant, and kirtan in sweet community.

Mantra are powerful words of power that clear the mind and allow us to feel the peace that is already here.

 

Please write to  info@ginasala.com to RSVP and/or for info/direction


 

2017 RIVER OF SOUND™  (Sound Yoga) TOUR IN INDIA 

Oct 13- Nov 3, 2017

Hari Om- All welcome! Sign up now!

INSPIRATION, TRANSFORMATION, INTEGRATION in SACRED VIBRATION!

Contact Gina at (415) 938-4462 or info@ginasala.com for more information!
This is a trip of a lifetime! Sacred sounds, sites, masters, friends!

Come be welcomed in India as sadhaks on the path of sound! Mantra, Song, Chant, Music Performances and Instruction with music masters from classical, devotional, Aarti Puja, Sacred Sites, (caves, temples, Ganges River, more), Rustic and Deluxe accommodations in Delhi, Varanasi (ancient city of Shiva on the Ganges) Rishikesh (Pilgrimage place, foothills of the Himalayas, ancient yoga, ayurvedic massage available), optional Taj Mahal,. Call or email for more information on this amazing. unique opportunity to experience India through the powerful sound vibrations within you via music and sound masters. If India calls you, what a great blessing to come! Please RSVP to reserve your spot.   (more details on the Retreats page).

For more info: email info@ginasala.com or (415) 938-4462

Hawaii Kirtan Drumming Retreat with Gina Salá & Daniel Paul
Jan 27 to Feb 3, 2017

Gina and Daniel have just completed this year's retreat.   Signups for 2018 to begin soon. 

The Windward Retreat Center, located within Ka’a’awa, a small ‘local’ beach community on the windward rual coast of Oahu, in Hawai’i. The facility sits on three acres of tropical rainforest ringed by the spectacular Ko’olau Mountains and hiking trails on one side and the turquoise ocean and Ka’a’awa’s beach park on the other side where one can swim, spot whales or catch a tropical sunrise.

Gina offers daily warmups and techniques to find more pleasure and power in singing, bhakti stories and tips, sanskrit mantra and pronunciation, and raga singing and ornamentation and chant writing.
Daniel offers daily rhythm drum circles and optional tabla lessons. All welcome for this delicious week in kirtan and rhythm, song, community and rhythm.

For more information or to register: info@ginasala.com or tabladaniel@yahoo.com


Ocean of Devotion Sound Wellness Retreat in Yelapa, Mexico
March 10-17, 2018

Gina's 2017 retreat sold out, limited space, sign up now! 

Supported by the peaceful beaches, delicious food, birds, and waterfalls, and wonderful locals in Yelapa (a lovely Mexican coastal village without cars), experience a spacious, rejuvenating week of delightful and transformative singing and sound practices to bring about joy and wellness.

As in all of Gina's tours, there is optional connection and sharing with locals, that allows for a richer experience. In this retreat, we reach back in time in this beautiful seaside village, a short boat ride from Puerto Valllarta joined together, fed by the sun and spirit of the land and sea. There will be time for the beautiful beach, hiking, birding, wonderful cuisine and optional yoga classes.

Retreat size is limited for maximum benefit. RSVP to reserve your spot. More details on Retreats page and Facebook. Please contact Gina for details or  info@ginasala.com

Yelapa

 


 

 


Gayatri Mantra of Light Immersion--Seattle Area

The Gayatri mantra, is a powerful mantra of illumination in the Hindu and Buddhist traditions. With clear transmission, open heart and clear pronunciation,it is a powerful healing mantra that for thousands of years was only made available to brahman males. By the grace of her gurus, most recenltly Vagesh Shastriji, Gina is pleased to share this mantra, its origins and related practices, clearly with  you so you can experience the benefits of this powerful sacred sound.

 

GIFT CERTIFICATES and CDS: Give a gift that keeps on Giving (and Living)!

You can purchase a gift certificate in any amount for sound healing sessions, kirtans, workshop series, group lessons with Gina Salá. Let your friend or loved one experience the pleasure of greater vocal empowerment, confidence, delight or just the great vibes of kirtan. For info: info@ginasala.com

INDIVIDUAL VOICE/Harmonium/Sanskrit Mantra/Sound Wellness Sessions in person or via Skype: Experience greater freedom and expression in singing and speaking tailored to your needs, interests and timing. As we release and transform blocks to our own vocal expression, we experience the freedom in mind, body, spirit and emotions. Clear mantra pronunciation of mantra allows for great transformation. Your own voice is a direct pathway to integration of all aspects of our being and for deepening easy connection with others- which enhances the pleasure of our life and our effectiveness in our work. For more information/to schedule: (206) 412-3745 or email

 

 
 

 

ABOUT GINA SALÁ

Gina Salá has been chanting mantra and focused on spiritual studies since the age of 3 living in a Hindu ashram. She leads sound retreats, workshops, chanting and tours internationally, and has been studying sound with Indian sound masters beginning in 1992, as well as with Shamans and others over the years.  With a repertoire spanning 23 languages, she has sung for Cirque du Soleil, and at venues such as the UN, Ram Nomi on Ram Ghat on the Ganges, and the US Capitol. For the past 7 years, she has focused on Sound Tantra with her sound gurus in India. With a deep love of the Divine in many forms, and a respect for the power of sound and voice that continues to deepen, her passion is singing us awake to Who we are.  www.ginasala.com  www.facebook.com/gina.sala.music


 

The Yoga of Voice for Chanters on line series is now available. Please check them out at www.GinaSalaBhakti.com. After a lifetime of chanting, decades of study with amazing teachers (including Swami Radha, HWL Poonjaji, Ritwik Sanyalji and others) and 18 years of teaching voice, I am so pleased to offer techniques and some helpful tips to encourage us to experience the power in our voices. All voices are unique, and can bring healing, joy and peace. Subscribing to my lessons also gives you access to videos by wonderful Jai Uttal, Daniel Paul, Krishna Das, Shyam Das, classes in guitar and harmonium and more at Bhakti Breakfast Club. Please copy and paste this link: www.GinaSalaBhakti.com into your browser and use it, as going through this link is how I receive compensation. Thanks and praise! Om Gam Ganapataye Namah! Jai Saraswati Ma! Light to all, love to all, freedom to all!

 

 

Om shanti shanti shanti Om!
Peace and blessings to all Beings!
Jai Ma!

Because the One I love lives inside of You . . . © Gina Salá, 2001 All rights reserved.