Jamil Apostol

the om festival 2024 Jamil Das Musician

the om festival 2024 Jamil Das Musician

The OM Festival – Jamil Apostol

Jamil Apostol is a musical visionary who has elevated the art of Kirtan to new heights. Also known as Janardana Das in the devotional community, he is renowned for his electrifying performances and extensive international tours. Through his unique fusion project, BUTTER THIEVES, Janardana captivates audiences worldwide by seamlessly blending global cultural musical influences with traditional mantra chants from the East. This fusion of sounds has made Kirtan more accessible to people from all walks of life.

With a passion for serving others, Apostol’s performances are characterized by ecstatic chanting and dancing, poetic lyricism, medicine songs, and exuberant energy. A true artist at heart, Janardana’s perspective on life is shaped by his own experiences and the interconnectedness of all things. He draws inspiration from his spiritual masters and shares their teachings through his music. In his eyes, it is the inherent nature of every soul to sing and dance in honor of the divine.