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Yasus Afari

Yasus Afari represents the immortal vision of the ancient future, stimulating the revolutionary will to conquer poverty, ignorance, and injustice, by releasing positive vibrations in harmony, with words, sounds and power. Yasus works tirelessly to bring together people from many diverse backgrounds. Yasus testifies to his Rastafarian beliefs and his profound faith in Jah as a dub poet, author, philosopher and Reggae artist promoting Roots Reggae in line with traditional Rastafarian values.

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for youths and adults alike to experience and enjoy inspirational reggae music and uplifting word, sound and power of one of the leading Rastafarians in the world. Yasus Afari is Jamaica ’s national treasure and most innovative Dub Poet. He utilizes “edutainment” to revolutionise the mindset in cultivating the ancient and sustainable future, as well as to have fun.

Performances will also include:
  • Leaps Of Faith
  • Taize Chants sung in the Gurnia Kurnai Indigenous Language Senior Choir Lavalla Catholic College Traralgon
  • LDS Samoan Choir
  • Simone
  • Sanctuary Ensemble
  • Closeness to God
  • Invocation for World Peace for Solo Cello - Michael Fitzpatrick
  • Bollywood Dancing bring the soul, mind and body in tune
  • Hindu Spirituality in Dance – Odissi Performance by Chandrabanu & 16 artists from 'Jambudvipa Ensemble' in Shaiva, Vaishnava and Shakta themes
  • Come into the Presence of God! A celebration of the Divine in Words, Music & Silence
  • Om Shanti Om
  • On The Way Of Love – Ruby performs music inspired by Rumi
  • Vivekanand
  • Le Carnaval Spirituel – Spiritual entertainment by members of the Hare Krishna Movement.
  • Wings of the Spirit in Concert


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