Mira is a vocalist, musician, and poet who has become an active figure in the kirtan community over the last 10 years. Her voice is filled with pure devotion and her percussive rhythms are captivating. She has recorded on many well-known chant CDs, sharing her ethereal vocals and displaying her talents on cajon, kartals (finger cymbals), and kaimini (south Indian bells). In 2006, Mira released her debut album, A Living Prayer. She and her husband, David Newman (Durga Das), travel the world sharing kirtan and the spiritual, devotional, meditative, and musical aspects of yoga. Mira is also the founder of the Stay Strong Project and an ambassador for Shanti Uganda.