MISSION: Crafting passionate lives.
Washuntara is a Rock and Roll mystic. He brings a depth of wisdom and experience to all he does. His music is passionate and profound. His teaching is authentic and insightful. Our community loves him!
—Rev. Michael Gott, Unity of Houston
Washuntara is an internationally successful, award winning singer songwriter and speaker. With an unforgettable voice and powerful songs, this vital Australian’s music and message has garnered a grassroots following across the world.
His thriving musical and speaking career is combined with three decades of community service and leadership. As co-founder of the international not-for-profit organization, “Circle of Men,” Washuntara has led the fight against social isolation and loneliness in men for 30 years. His speaking and workshops resound with joy and compassion. Crafting passionate lives, helping great people remember who they are, this is Washuntara at his zany, empowering best. As he says “It’s never to late to be who you said you wanted to be.”
When we heard Washuntara, we knew he would be our major signed singer-songwriter of the year.
—Pat Rogers, Senior Vice President – Writer/Publisher Relations, SESAC (Society for European Songwriters and Composers), Nashville TN
World Class Talent
- His songs hit Top Ten status in Australian and European markets, and had major success in the USA.
- Shared the stage with Sir Paul McCartney, The Eagles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Moody Blues, Keith Urban, Garth Brooks, and a host of other international greats.
- Internationally recognized Buddhist educator and speaker.
- Co-founder of the international organization Circle of Men, a global not-for-profit that focuses on men’s well-being.
Praise for Washuntara
“Washuntara has proved an inspiring and gifted voice in the world of mentorship, finding your pathway in life and understanding the potential of your dreams. A singer with songs that uplift, a teacher and speaker that challenges and a man with deep integrity and spirit, he is one who offers insights and teachings that will change your life.”
—Chip Forrester, Chairman Tennessee Democratic Party, Nashville Tennessee.
“Washuntara provides a great ministry. We thank him for all he does for the planet, we thank him for all that he has done for us. He is deeply loved and respected by Unity Worldwide Ministries.”
—Rev Steve Colladay, Expansion and Pioneering Unity Worldwide Ministries
“Washuntara has been a superb addition to our programs. He has started men’s support groups based upon his groundbreaking work in Circle of Men and they are extraordinarily well received. Based on the very positive feedback I am pleased to strongly endorse his work and this program.”
—Brian Silver MD, FRCPC, FAHA, Program Director Henry Ford Hospital, and Professor of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
What’s in a Name
The name Washuntara means “fierce patience.” It comes from his peaceful Buddhist practice and is a testament to the grace and grit of a man whose life purpose is “crafting passionate lives that work.” Despite all life’s seriousness, as Washuntara says, “We don’t really grow up until we’ve had our first good belly laugh at ourselves!”