Mooie teksten uit de documentaire One track heart over het leven van Krishna Das
Nice lines from the documentary One track heart about the life of Krishna Das.
He wants to sing only to Maharaji, and the audience listen in to this love-affair
It’s not really the music business, although I put cd’s out and I tour. It’s not a career,
It’s just my life, you know, it’s my path, my practise
The only thing I do is this: i drag my miserable body around, sit down in front of a harmonium, and squeeze and moan and groan. And people have a good time, and so have I, and that’s it, that’s all I do.
And yet, look at this, look at this Leela, look at this thing going on.
To tell you the truth, it took me 21 years to start singing.in America.
When I realized that if I didn’t sing, I would never, ever be able to clean out those dark places in my heart. The weight of my unhappiness, and my failure to find anything in life other then Maharaji (Neem Karoli Baba), which I thought I had lost when he died, I just wasn’t gonna make it. I didn’t have it, I didn’t have it in me.
The only chance I had was to sing with people