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.
Meditation basics with Sri Chinmoy – posture, eyes, breathing, visualization »
One message for the world to know »
U Thant Peace Award for Mother Teresa »
LIFE Voices 39: Ultra-Runner Vajin Armstrong »
Sri Chinmoy speaks on human love and divine love »
Conversations about meditation »
Ashrita on breaking records and meditation »
September 26, 2016
In this video, Sri Chinmoy explains the basics of meditation: posture, eyes, correct breathing, etc. He also advises some visualization exercises for before starting meditation, such as offering goodwill to humanity. Read more »
September 15, 2016
In this video, Sri Chinmoy is asked to explain the most important thing he would like to share with the world. Sri Chinmoy replies to the question by saying that: “Each individual must try to feel that he/she is a unique dream of God.” Read more »
September 5, 2016
On October 1st 1994 Mother Teresa received Sri Chinmoy at her Missionaries of Charity House, adjoining the Church of San Gregorio in Rome, Italy. Sri Chinmoy presented Mother Teresa with the prestigious U Thant Peace Award on behalf of the Peace Meditation at the United Nations. Read more »
August 21, 2016
An interview with ultra-runner Vajin Armstrong, who was recently first in the Swiss Alpine Marathon in Davos, Switzerland during July 2016. The interview was conducted in Zurich shortly after his period of running through the Swiss alps. Vajin reveals how he combines sports and spirituality, and gives advice for new runners. Read more »
August 19, 2016
Sri Chinmoy made a clear distinction between human love, which is characterised by need, possesiveness and insecurity, and divine love which is founded on oneness, and in which you ‘give and give, and don’t expect anything’. In this 2007 interview in San Diego, Sri Chinmoy explains the difference between human love and divine love, as well as talking about prayer and meditation, reincarnation and his relationship with his students. Read more »
August 18, 2016
In this video, Varunavi and Amaravati, students of Sri Chinmoy from Slovakia, talk about meditation and how it has helped them. They also talk about Sri Chinmoy’s path of meditation and how it has influenced different aspects of life. Read more »
August 15, 2016
In this entertaining video, Ashrita Furman gives an inspiring talk on his many Guinness World records and how meditation is the key to his success. It is a live recording in English with German translation; it was recorded before the Impossibility Challenger Games in Munich in 2002. Read more »
About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist musician and athlete.
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi »
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004 »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
Meditation at the Sri Ramakrishna Temple »
Meditation Inspirations »
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993 »
February 21, 2016
During a meditation in August 1993, Sri Chinmoy explained and demonstrated the high meditation states of Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi at Aspiration-Ground, the meditation garden in Queens, New York where Sri Chinmoy often meditated with his students. Read more »
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 »
October 26, 2015
Video of Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation, recorded in April 1992. Read more »
May 23, 2005
When Sri Chinmoy visited South Africa in 1996 he also visited a ceremony in a Ramakrishna Temple and had a most powerful meditation there. This clip shows you the meditation in its full length.
May 11, 2013
A short compilation of footage showing Sri Chinmoy in meditation. These video clips are a rare opportunity to see a Spiritual Master in meditation, a profound consciousness which will inspire your own meditation. Read more »
May 23, 2008
Sri Chinmoy was officially invited to hold the opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Chicago on August 28, 1993. This event was held to mark the centenary of the original World Parliament of Religions in Chicago in 1893.
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Vajra Henderson: becoming a disciple of Sri Chinmoy
Vajra describes how his search for God began right from childhoodRead 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 Ashrita Furman in Budapest »
An elephant lift in Connecticut »
SCMT’s Abhejali Bernardova swims English Channel »
Start of Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, 2011 »
The final day of the world’s longest race »
Self Transcendence 24 hour Race in Ottawa »
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 »
June 26, 2013
In this video clip, we see TV footage from 1986 of Sri Chinmoy lifting an elephant. Sri Chinmoy is also interviewed by a TV presenter, and he explains his motivation for doing this kind of lift. Read more »
September 9, 2012
On 11 July 2011, Abhejali Bernardova from Czech Republic swum the English Channel in a time of 14 hours and 37 minutes. Abhejali is the 27th member of the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team to complete the crossing and the 42nd solo swim overall – the record for the most Channel crossings by any team. Read more »
July 15, 2011
On 12th June 2011, 10 intrepid runners line up for the 15th edition of the world’s longest certified race. 3 runners are running the race for the first time – Igor Mudryck and Sarvagata Ukrainskyi from the Ukraine and Pradeep Hoogaker from Holland. 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 »
October 23, 2015
The Self Transcendence 24 hour race in Ottawa is the longest running 24 hour race in the world, taking place since 1983. The race is also unique in that it is held entirely indoors, around a 400m track. Utpal Marshall interviews some of the participants to find out what makes them do this kind of race.
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 »
Sri Chinmoy’s first Peace Concert – Cologne, 1984 »
Cello Performance in Budapest »
‘Ami Jabo’ – an acapella performance by Sri Chinmoy »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
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 »
August 15, 2015
Among the thousands of Bengali compositions of Sri Chinmoy, the song “Ami Jabo” was one that he sung frequently during concert performances, such as this powerful acapella performance during a Peace Concert in Turin, Italy, in 2005.
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.
A childhood meeting with Sri Chinmoy
Devashishu Torpy has been a disciple of Sri Chinmoy for over 35 years. In this video he remembers an occasion where, by coincidence, he met Sri Chinmoy in Central London. Devashishu recalls how meeting Sri Chinmoy in the street gave him his first powerful experience of meditation.Read more »
‘Peace and power’ – the organ music of Sri Chinmoy
In this video, Grahak Cunningham talks about his experience of listening to a live organ performance by Sri Chinmoy. The performance was during a Peace Concert at the Riverside Church, NY in 2005. Grahak explains the feeling of power, peace and energy emanating from the organ, and how the audience reacted to the intensity of […]Read more »
Interview with Peace Run director Salil Wilson
The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run was founded in 1987 and has involved millions of people all around the world in a shared quest for a more harmonious world. In this clip, Peace Run executive director Salil Wilson is interviewed by Sujantra McKeever, as he explains the ideals of the Run and the effect it […]Read more »
“Oneness-Dream” at the Rock of Cashel in Ireland
In April of 2016, “Oneness-Dream”, a group of 14 students of Sri Chinmoy toured Ireland to perform the Master’s music in 18 historical and sacred places. In addition to the summary and scenes from the St. Mary’s Cathedral in Kilkenny, here is another performance that took place in the famous Rock of Cashel ruin in […]Read more »