Those seeking inner peace will find direction at the New Jersey Meditates conference June 25 at Prudential Hall in the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, where they will hear from a global meditation teacher, thought leaders and interact with hundreds of meditators from 4 pm-8 pm.
Featured programs will include a discussions between Kamlesh Patel, international teacher of Heartfulness meditation and New York Times best-selling author Gabrielle Bernstein; Dr. Partha Nandi, and performances by Honor Finnegan, as well as celebrated Grammy-nominated maestro Shashank Subramanyam and more.
Kamlesh D. Patel has inspired audiences around the world with his ideas on the efficacy of meditation, the evolution of consciousness and practical guidance for daily life. He travels extensively and his meditation sessions and inspired talks draw thousands of people from all walks of life and backgrounds. Kamlesh will be taking questions from Gabriele Bernstein and conducting a relaxation and meditation session with Yogic Transmission.
Gabrielle Bernstein has been named “a next-generation thought leader” by Oprah Winfrey. Gabrielle is the author of bestsellers “Miracles Now” and “May Cause Miracles”. She is a regular guest on the Dr. Oz Show and has contributed to or been featured in media outlets such as Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday, NBC’s Today show, Anderson Live, CNN, Fox & Friends, PBS, The Bethenny show, The Queen Latifah Show, Kathy Lee and Hoda, Access Hollywood, OWN’s Help Desk, The New York Times Sunday Styles section, ELLE, Marie Claire, Health, The Sunday Times UK, US Weekly, People, Wall Street Journal, Sirius Satellite Radio, and many more.
In turn, Dr. Partha Nandi- M.D., F.A.C.P is the creator and host of the internationally syndicated medical lifestyle television show, Ask Dr. Nandi. Dr. Nandi is the Chief Health Editor at WXYZ ABC Detroit, a practicing physician and a renowned international speaker, his appearances include TedX, college commencements, numerous charity functions and premier medical meetings such as Digestive Disease Week. Dr. Nandi has partnered with the Ministry of Health in Jamaica and India, and collaborated with The World Health Organization. Dr. Nandi delivers passionate and inspiring talks to diverse audiences. At the conference Dr. Nandi will be master of ceremony and glue all aspects of the event together to make an impactful event.
The musical portion of the conference will not only feature Honor Finnegan an award winning folk artiste, whose latest album, Roses and Victory, was #3 on the Folk DJ Charts for February 2016, but also Shashank Subramanyam and team, Irshad Khan, Nitin Mitta, and world reknown percussionist Parupalli Phalgun.
Honor’s performances combine elements of musical theatre, comedy, traditional folk, and poetry, and has been described by New York Music Daily as being “eclectic, haunting and hilarious all at the same time.”. She has been singing professionally since the age of 11, when she was cast in the 1st National Tour of “Annie,”.and has since shared the stage with John Gorka, Christine Lavin, Ellis, David Massengill, John Forster, and Buskin and Batteau.