Over 500 videos on meditation and spirituality.
Meditation exercises, spiritual music and art, and the multifarious activities of spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy and his students.
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Pradhan – Eternity’s Father »
On Sri Chinmoy’s Path – Kokila »
Sri Chinmoy speaks on the challenge of material power and wealth »
The workplace and spirituality »
Five-minute silent meditation with Sri Chinmoy »
The inspiration for organising a triathlon »
July 29, 2017
On 19 September 2007, 22 days before his passing on 11 October 2007, Sri Chinmoy gave his last public peace concert in St. Petersburg in Russia – a unique historical recording. Sri Chinmoy began with silent meditation and finished with a powerful synthesizer improvisation at the end. Read more »
July 29, 2017
Pradhan Balter shares an illumining experience shortly after the passing of his father. He explains how Sri Chinmoy expressed his concern and love for both Pradhan and his recently deceased father.
July 29, 2017
Kokila Chamberlain talks about the experience of being on Sri Chinmoy’s Path. She explains a ‘typical’ function and the spontaneous nature of Sri Chinmoy’s approach. Kokila also explains what drew her to Sri Chinmoy’s Path. Read more »
July 23, 2017
During an illumining meditation during New Year in 1996, Sri Chinmoy comments on the challenges that the New Year brings, specially for this particular year of 1996, when spiritual aspirants endowed with more “money-power” will be specially challenged.
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July 20, 2017
Garga Chamberlain talks about the importance of work in the spiritual life. Despite working in the challenging environment of a call center, Garga explains how meditation and the spiritual life can be of benefit in creating balance and inner peace when dealing with angry customers. Read more »
July 13, 2017
This video displays Sri Chinmoy during a five-minute silent meditation from a longer meditation session.
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July 13, 2017
The Somerset Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence Triathlon has been running for six years, attracting a range of abilities to try this sport for their first time. Garga and Kokila Chamberlain talk about the inspiration for putting on a triathlon and what they hope to offer.
- Somerset triathlon at Sri Chinmoy Races
About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist musician and athlete.
Demonstration of samadhi
In this video Sri Chinmoy explains and demonstrates the three different types of samadhi – savikalpa, nirvikalpa and sahaja samadhi. These are states of consciousness in which the practitioner goes far beyond the domain of the mind to become aware of great inner delight and peace.Read more »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation – 27-8-1991 »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
Mediterranean Meditation: Sri Chinmoy in Malta, 1991 »
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004 »
Sri Chinmoy: Samadhi »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
June 19, 2017
A video from Sri Chinmoy’s birthday on August 27, 1991, showing him in silent meditation. Sri Chinmoy felt the real teaching of a spiritual Master occured through silence and bringing to the fore the presence of peace and light, which can be felt by receptive seekers.
October 26, 2015
Video of Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation, recorded in April 1992. Read more »
May 23, 2006
This meditation and music video was recorded in Malta in 1991 when Sri Chinmoy visited the Mediterranean island during his Christmas vacation. He plays his compositions on an echo flute and improvises on an electronic flute.
May 23, 2005
Sri Chinmoy was officially invited to hold the opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Barcelona on July 7th, 2004. After being introduced, he gave a silent meditation and continued by playing on his favorite instrument, the Indian esraj. About 5,000 people were present in and around the auditorium for his beautiful performance. Read more »
January 29, 2017
A rare historical 16mm film from the 1970s shows Sri Chinmoy in meditation at his home in Queens, NY.
As soundtrack a piano piece called “Kurukshetra” by Sri Chinmoy has been chosen.
May 23, 2005
In these 1995 clips of Sri Chinmoy meditating, you can see his eyes flicker back and forth quite rapidly. As Sri Chinmoy explains in answering the question below, this flickering is a result of his soul moving between different high planes of conscousness. Read more »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Becoming a disciple of Sri Chinmoy: Tilvila Hurwit
Tilvila Hurwit from Tampa, Florida talks about how she became interested in meditation and the spiritual path of Sri Chinmoy.Read more »
Kailash on the guidance of Sri Chinmoy
Kailash has been a student of Sri Chinmoy since the early 1970s. In this video he explains why he became a student of Sri Chinmoy and how his relationship with Sri Chinmoy developed and evolved over the years. Kailash also explains how Sri Chinmoy would outwardly and inwardly guide his students.Read more »
Lunthitha – early impressions of Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy
In this video Lunthitha reflects on Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy and the attraction of following his spiritual path. Lunthitha talks about the inherent simplicity of Sri Chinmoy’s teachings and the feeling of how meditation made these philosophical ideas feel real and relevant to everyday life.Read more »
Sport and self-transcendence.
Sri Chinmoy felt that sport and spirituality naturally went together; he was an avid runner and weightlifter, and his students also aim to better themselves through sports, as well as organising sporting events for the general public. View more sports videos »
Interview with Sri Chinmoy at the 6 and 10 Day Race »
Course record set in 12 Hour Walk »
Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong »
Interview with Ashrita Furman in Budapest »
The final day of the world’s longest race »
Suprabha – 3100 Mile Race stories »
May 23, 2005
In April 2001 Sri Chinmoy gave a television interview at the location where the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team were organising a 6 and 10 day ultra race. Sri Chinmoy speaks about spirituality and self-transcendence, the importance of physical fitness and inner and outer satisfaction.
Camera & Edit: Mridanga Spencer
Copyright: © 2001 Sri Chinmoy
May 22, 2015
Every year, Sri Chinmoy’s students hold a 12 hour walking race on April 12th, the eve of the anniversary of Sri Chinmoy’s arrival in America. This year over 150 people participated, and the race yielded a new competition record, set by Abhinabha Tangerman from Amsterdam. Read more »
May 15, 2012
In the past year, Vajin Armstrong has blossomed into one of New Zealand’s top long distance runners, winning the prestigious Kepler Challenge in 2011 and the American River 50 mile race in 2012. The video features Vajin talking about his spiritual inspiration, his training and his love of nature, along with some beautiful footage of him running through some of New Zealand’s breathtaking scenery. Read more »
July 15, 2011
At the time of writing, Ashrita Furman holds 130 Guinness Records, and is the only person to have ever held over 100 records simultaneously. In 2010, Ashrita visited Budapest, Hungary and broke several world records. He also gave some talks on record breaking. During a talk, he was interviewed for a children’s programme in which he talked about meditation, inner strength and his favourite records. Read more »
August 10, 2015
On the last day of this year’s Self Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, first-time runner and soon-to-be finisher Nirbhasa Magee shares his thoughts on the significance of the race. Nirbhasa finished the race in a time of 51 days and 12 hours, becoming the first Irishman to do so. This year’s race was especially notable in that it saw the establishment of new men’s and women’s world records. Read more »
March 20, 2016
Suprabha Beckjord completed the 3100 Mile Self Transcendence race a record 13 consecutive years – between 1997 and 2009. In this short interview, Suprabha shares some stories of how she got into running and how Sri Chinmoy encouraged her to enter the 3100 Mile Race. Read more »
Sri Chinmoy’s Jharna Kala Art
Sri Chinmoy painted over 140,000 works of mystical abstract art, as well as drawing over 16 million birds.
From 1984 to 2007, Sri Chinmoy gave around 800 Peace Concerts in venues all over the world, including London’s Royal Albert Hall, New York’s Carnegie Hall, the Eiffel Tower and the Sydney Opera House. More Peace Concert videos »
Veena Performance in the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima »
Sri Chinmoy’s first Peace Concert – Cologne, 1984 »
Cello Performance in Budapest »
Sri Chinmoy’s concert after weightlifting ceremony »
August 23, 2006
During his visit to Japan in July 2006 Sri Chinmoy visited Hiroshima, where he gave a concert in the Peace Memorial Park. Watch this opening performance on a Veena specially hand-crafted
for the Maestro. Read more »
March 16, 2016
On 24 March 1984, Sri Chinmoy offered his first major Peace Concert in the Kölner Sporthalle in Cologne, Germany. 8000 seekers attended and it was the start of a worldwide series of Peace Concerts. This is an original VHS recording and the video quality is not perfect, but it gives a small impression of these Peace Concerts. Read more »
May 23, 2005
In 1999 Sri Chinmoy visited Europe for an extensive Peace Concert tour through France, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary. He gave a concert in Budapest in March, including this performance on the cello – one of his favorite instruments. Read more »
October 28, 2016
This video includes highlights from a concert of meditative music on 27 November 1998. The concert includes some of Sri Chinmoy’s favourite instruments, such as the flute, esraj and cello; plus some moving and soulful singing performances. Read more »
Contributed from all over the world by members of the Sri Chinmoy Centre, which was set up by Sri Chinmoy to facilitate the personal development of his students and to serve the community through free meditation classes, concerts and other cultural and athletic events.
“Oneness-Dream” tour 2017 in Tuscany
ONENESS-DREAM, an a cappella choir, initiated by Snatak, regularly visit countries to perform a selection of songs of Sri Chinmoy in spiritual places, churches and abbeys to bring modern spirituality in ancient venues. In April 2017, the group went to Tuscany, Italy.Read more »
Dipali Cunningham – Six Day World Record Holder
Dipali Cunningham, a member of the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team, is an accomplished ultra-distance runner. On three occasions she has set a new women’s world record for six-day running on the road – with a personal best of 513 miles/825km. In this video, she shares some of her experiences in these ultra-distance events.Read more »