Sharon has spoken at writers conferences ("Getting Your Spiritual Book Published Without Selling Your Soul"), at expos, film festivals, yoga studios, bookstores, and churches, and has been a frequent lecturer at the Golden Door Spa, (where Spirituality For Dummies is included in every guest room), speaking on topics including "Inner Makeover," "How to be Spiritual in a Material World," "Transforming Yourself From the Inside Out," and "Lessons from a Monastic Life to Hollywood."
the Golden Door Spa in Escondido, CA
Sharon participated in a panel on "Spirituality in America" with Dr. Matthew Fox and Dr. Nathan Katz
Our panel enjoying one of many fine moments together during the 4-day festival:
At the 2006 Sun Valley Spiritual Film Festival, Sharon Janis' chanting reverberated through the Opera House, lifting the audience to new levels, and opening their hearts and minds to the sacred. -- Claudio Ruben, Co-Director of Sun Valley Spiritual Film Festival
"Sharon feels like the heart of the festival. She brought a whole different understanding and energy to our dialogue, and I so appreciate that." -- Mary Gervase, Co-Director of the Sun Valley Film Festival
"A Devotional Music Tapestry Concert "
With Sharon Janis singing devotional songs from various spiritual traditions.
Click the play arrow on the screen to play a video of Sharon singing
Ave Maria from the end of this concert in flash format
The Learning Annex:
This course was also offered at the SDSU Writers Conference
and the SWC Writers Conference
Play the audio:
Include "Chat 'n' Chant" and "Be an Artist of Life"
At the 2006 Book Expo of America
A Barnes & Noble Concert
Kirtan Chanting at DevaLoka Yoga Studio
CLICK HERE to play audio and video of Sharon singing Kirtan
A little attempt at stand-up
La Jolla, CA, August 2006:
A Tapestry of Sacred Music with Sharon Janis
at Jyoti Mandir in Encinitas, CA
A concert of Kirtan chants, Sufi Qawwali, Christian hymn, Gospel song, Marathi Abhanga, and more, with introductions, information, and stories.* The sound is not perfect quality or mix, and the singing sections tend to be better audio quality than the speaking.
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