Snatam Kaur – Long Time Sun

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On her 2004 music album Grace, Snatam Kaur, an American-born Sikh, sings this beautiful mantra to the sacred Sun. ‘May The Long Time Sun’ is a traditional Scottish song that has become a mantra used at Kundalini Yoga classes around the world.

Snatam Kaur – Long Time Sun

An old Irish blessing and the golden voice of Snatam Kaur. From the album ‘Grace’ (Spirit Voyage Records 2004).

Mantra: Long Time Sun

Also Known as: May The Long Time Sun

Complete Mantra:
May the Long Time Sun Shine Upon You,
All Love Surround You,
And the Pure Light Within You,
Guide Your Way On

Language: English
Source: Traditional Scottish Blessing

More Information:
This song has become the blessing used to end Kundalini Yoga classes. Yogi Bhajan said that this is our closing prayer, and so is used to end a Kundalini Yoga practice, along with three repetitions of Sat Nam.

Artist Biography:
Snatam Kaur Khalsa (born 1972 in Trinidad, Colorado), is an American singer and songwriter. She performs the Sikh devotional music, kirtan and tours around the world as a peace activist. She lives in EspaƱola, New Mexico. Like all Sikhs, and followers of Yogi Bhajan, she shares the middle name “Kaur” and the last name “Khalsa” with other female Sikhs.

Source: Grace,


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Cesar Brauer said:

on November 1st, 2010

I get the Light(Love), the warmth(Love), the nourishment(Love), the peace(Love), the growth(Love), the joy(Love), the health(Love), etc. This has taken me to become aware and to GRATITUDE … GRATITUDE … and more GRATITUDE. Thank you!


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