Gift of Open Arms
Lakshmi is an inspired and ecstatic multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and kirtan leader. Since 1999 she has been performing her original and sacred world music across the United States and Internationally, including Bali, Thailand, and Hawaii. She is a regular performer at many festivals such as Bhaktifest, Pranafest, Wanderlust, Earthdance, Harmony Festival, and Oregon Country Fair.
Some of her extensive musical involvements include: producing music events, leading ecstatic Kirtans, directing music for ritual performances, singing for yoga classes, and leading interactive sound ritual journeys. She also appears as a guest performer and studio musician for various musicians and bands such as: renowned world musicians, Jai Uttal, and Geoffrey Gordon, the internationally acclaimed Medicine Drum and popular chanting guru Krishna Das. Others include, Suzanne Sterling, Tina Malia, Dave Stringer, Joey Lugassy, Karnamrita, Lost at Last and many more. She is also known as one of the founding members of the west coast popular “Kali’s Angels,” along with Suzanne Sterling and Amy Carr.