Parvathy Baul Workshop in SFSU

Organizer and Facilitator, April 1, 2022
Location: Creative Arts Building at SFSU
Photos Credit: Purba Debnath

“Bauls of Bengal: living practice of an ancient wisdom. An evening performance with Parvathy Baul”

An introduction to Baul wisdom in an evening performance by Parvathy Baul. Her performance will include song, dance, and a brief explication of the meaning of Baul practice and wisdom. Workshop Program Details

The Singing Body – in the Baul Parampara, with Parvathy Baul, April 1st, 2022 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm PST.

An introduction to Baul wisdom through song and conversation. In this workshop Parvathy will introduce a few basic elements in the Baul practice of singing incorporating body movement and dance. This workshop will be an intimate opportunity to explore the tradition of these mystics and itinerant singers. Bauls are heirs to an ancient path that blends elements of bhakti tradition, Sahajiya Buddhism, and Sufism. Baul songs describe the longing for union with the Divine.