Songs of Tara: Devotional Music to the Goddess of Liberation

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All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
This collection from Sounds True audio celebrates the bodhisattva Tara, a deity in Tibetan, Japanese, and Chinese Buddhism associated with providing compassion, aiding in liberation from fear and suffering in cyclic existence, and personal protection. Songs of Tara: Devotional Music to the Goddess of Liberation matches actual Buddhist prayers and chants from Jetsun Ani Rinpoche, Her Eminence Jamyang Sakya, and the Gyuoto Monks Tantric Choir chanting her mantra and prayers, as well as various devotional singers such as Nawang Khechog, Maneesh de Moor and Sudha, and Darpan & Bhakta using Tara's signature mantra in new compositions. His Holiness XIV Dalai Lama actually ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
This collection from Sounds True audio celebrates the bodhisattva Tara, a deity in Tibetan, Japanese, and Chinese Buddhism associated with providing compassion, aiding in liberation from fear and suffering in cyclic existence, and personal protection. Songs of Tara: Devotional Music to the Goddess of Liberation matches actual Buddhist prayers and chants from Jetsun Ani Rinpoche, Her Eminence Jamyang Sakya, and the Gyuoto Monks Tantric Choir chanting her mantra and prayers, as well as various devotional singers such as Nawang Khechog, Maneesh de Moor and Sudha, and Darpan & Bhakta using Tara's signature mantra in new compositions. His Holiness XIV Dalai Lama actually chants the longer mantra for Green Tara -- an emanation of the deity who represents enlightened activity -- with an atmospheric backdrop employed behind him. Ultimately, even if one is not a Buddhist who practices from the Tibetan tradition, but instead simply prefers meditation music and chanting, this lovely hour-long set will hold appeal.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/27/2011
  • Label: Sounds True
  • UPC: 600835212021
  • Catalog Number: 352120
  • Sales rank: 125,385

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Om Tare - Wah! (6:30)
  2. 2 White Tara: Om Tare Tu Tare Ture Mama Ah Yuh Pune Jana Putim Kuru Soha - Gyuto Monks of Tibet (11:18)
  3. 3 Om Tare Tam Svaha - Jetsun Kacho Wangmo (1:38)
  4. 4 THe Great Arya Tara - Nawang Khechog (5:12)
  5. 5 Om Tare - Maneesh De Moor (14:06)
  6. 6 Om Tara - Darpan (3:49)
  7. 7 Tara - Chloë Goodchild (3:31)
  8. 8 White Tara Mantra - Jamyang Sakya (1:20)
  9. 9 Om Tare Tuttare Ture Soha - Harc (6:09)
  10. 10 Green Tara Mantra - His Holiness the Dalai Lama (7:24)
  11. 11 Tara - Dechen Shak-Dagsay (8:55)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
David Darling Cello
Kit Walker Keyboards
Mark Dann Electric Bass, Electric Guitar
Eugene Friesen Cello
Martin Tillman Electric Cello
Ruth Cunningham Flute, Harp, Vocals, Group Member
Nawang Khechog Flute, Bells
Chloë Goodchild Vocals
Darshan Sitar
Tsangyang Gyatso Chant
Martin Brunsden Upright Bass, Singing Saw
Satnam Ramgotra Percussion, Tabla
Deva Premal Chant
Helge Van Dyk Piano, Keyboards
Ana Hernandez Guitar, Vocals, Djembe, Tongue Drum, Shruti Box, Group Member
Sandra Wong Violin
Bhakta Musician
Manose Bansuri
Disha Musician
Jamyang Sakya Vocals
Dechen Shak-Dagsay Vocals, Choir, Chorus
His Holiness The XIVth Dalai Lama Chant
Jalalo Musician
Dieter Dyk Snare Drums
Tenzin Jigme Chant
Amir Musician
Tsering Khechog Vocals
Darpan Musician
Maneesh De Moor Piano, Keyboards, Background Vocals
David Lord Synthesizer, Keyboards
Gelek Gonpo Chant
Sonam Dorjee Chant
Passang Gyamtso Chant
Yuri Shak Choir, Chorus
Tara Shak Choir, Chorus
Silke Sada Dyk Choir, Chorus
Helena Marie Flute
Dolkar Dagsay Choir, Chorus
Dega Faoro Choir, Chorus
Technical Credits
Dean Evenson Producer
Dudley Evenson Producer
Richard Page Engineer
Ruth Cunningham Composer
Helge Van Dyk Composer, Producer
Ana Hernandez Composer, Producer
David V. Gregoli Producer
Dechen Shak-Dagsay Composer, Lyricist
Maneesh De Moor Arranger, Composer, Producer
David Lord Engineer
Denis Dymov Cover Image
Aron Arnold Engineer
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