From the recording Bliss of Kirtan
This is a chant to Rama, Sita and Hanuman. Lord Rama was an incarnation of Lord Vishnu and his incarnation is said to have been for the restoration of righteousness. Sita, his beloved, is considered to be an incarnation of Mahalakshmi, the Goddess of Abundance. Hanuman, the beloved 'Monkey-God' who served Rama and Sita, is considered to be the epitome of devotion.
The track begins with a sarod intro by Steve Oda. This chant has a section in the middle of the track that has the lyrics that are shown in parentheses.
Features: Joni Allen - call and response vocals; Steve Oda - sarod; Gina Salá - additional vocals; Daniel Paul - tabla; Ben Leinbach - bass guitar, drums and hand percussion; Natesh - call and response vocals, guitar, drums and hand percussion.
(from Bliss of Kirtan, released January 2, 2014)
Bolo Raam Bolo Raam Bolo Raam
Jaya Raama Sitaa Raama Jaya Raama Hanumaan
(Jaya Raama Sitaa Raama Hanumaan)
Sing the Name of Ram! All Victory to Rama, Sita and Hanuman!