MANTRA – Sounds into Silence is a feature-length documentary that charts the history, expansion and effect of the new music and social phenomenon of chanting. It focuses on the everyday people who are finding healing and a sense of inner peace by singing mantras together with others just like them, but it also features the artists and musicians who are the focus of this new music-based movement.
It’s a film about spirituality not religion, it’s about people reconnecting with their true selves and finding meaning in their lives. Similar film >
As the characters’ stories about their connection to the music unfold, we meet the musicians who have inspired them deeply. Through these encounters, we will discover how Deva Primal & Miten, Krishna Das, Snatam Kaur, Lama Gyurme, Jai Uttal, MC Yogi and others came to this music themselves and to the practice of Kirtan*, and how, over the years, it transformed their lives too.
Dipika Delmenico is an Ayurvedic Medicine Practitioner, Anthroposophic Naturopath, Yoga of Sound teacher trainer, Speaker, and Author. She’s practiced clinically for more than 20 years, treating 1000’s of patients globally with Ayurveda healing wisdom and Mantra. Dipika is best selling author of Shine Your Light, The Ayurvedic Woman and founder of The Radiant Woman Foundation, Wellness Courses and Creating Vitality through Sound workshops and programs. Committed to the renewal of ancient healing mysteries, Dipika works therapeutically with Mantra and Sacred Sound as the original medicine, and medicine of our future.
About the event
Through thought-provoking events that inspire action, and using the power of film to illuminate the issues of our time, Suburban Sandcastles is a movement for people seeking to live with their minds opened by wonder, not closed by belief. Join us at The Potato Shed in Drysdale for a nourishing meal, wholefood snacks, beer and wine, all available for purchase before the film. Connect with our community and explore what’s on offer from our wellness and lifestyle exhibitors.
6pm doors open, nourishing food and drink available, local exhibitors
7pm film commences
8.30pm Q&A panel
9.00pm event concludes