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Kirtan/Lila smaranam - the same?

Govindaram - Sun, 11 Jan 2004 04:00:23 +0530

Are they the same? unsure.gif
Madhava - Sun, 11 Jan 2004 04:04:49 +0530
Lila-smaranam refers to the internal contemplation of pastimes; in other words, meditation. Kirtan refers to glorification, generally with songs accompanied by cymbals, drums and so forth.