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.
Sri Chinmoy on the hopes and promises of the New Millenium »
Sri Chinmoy speaks on physical fitness and how to inspire others »
Sri Chinmoy’s meetings and activities »
Pradeep – receiving a spiritual name »
Becoming a disciple of Sri Chinmoy: Tilvila Hurwit »
Kailash on the guidance of Sri Chinmoy »
Sri Chinmoy in concert – Prague 2004 »
January 17, 2017
Sri Chinmoy explains the hopes and promises of the New Millenium in an answer to a journalist in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, 2000. Read more »
January 14, 2017
In this video, Sri Chinmoy speaks about the motivations for his weightlifting – to achieve peace of mind and to offer inspiration to others. Sri Chinmoy also explains how he is able to successfully lift heavy weights, despite his age and physical frame.
January 10, 2017
This video footage shows some meetings between Sri Chinmoy and world leaders, such as President Nelson Mandela, President Gorbachev and Mother Teresa. It also gives a short introduction to some initiatives that Sri Chinmoy founded, such as the Sri Chinmoy Peace Run and the humanitarian organisation – ‘Oneness-Heart-Tears and Smiles’.
January 9, 2017
In this video, Pradeep Hoogakker talks about the experience of receiving his spiritual name. Pradeep talks about how the process helped teach many lessons of the spiritual life – such as the role of expectation, detachment and oneness with his Master. Read more »
December 25, 2016
Tilvila Hurwit and Lunthita Duthely are good friends, and both students of Sri Chinmoy in Florida. In this video, Tilvila tells Lunthita about her spiritual awakening and how she became drawn to Sri Chinmoy’s path of meditation. Read more »
December 13, 2016
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 »
December 7, 2016
In this video Sri Chinmoy performs one of his memorable Peace Concerts in front of a large audience in Prague. Sri Chinmoy begins with a short silent meditation and then proceeds to play on several instruments, such as the esraj and flute before a rousing finale on the grand piano and then the closing meditation. 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 »
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993 »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004 »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
Meditation at the Sri Ramakrishna Temple »
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, 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.
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 »
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 »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Bishwas Polissar describes Sri Chinmoy’s lift of a Smart car
An inside story of one of Sri Chinmoy’s most impressive lifts.Read more »
LIFE Voices 39: Ultra-Runner Vajin Armstrong
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 »
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 »
Self Transcendence 24 hour Race in Ottawa »
Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong »
Start of Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, 2011 »
6 and 10 day Self-Transcendence Race »
Start of the 3100 Mile Race 2016 »
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
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.
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
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 »
May 28, 2012
This race has been put on by the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team since 1997, and is now one of the premier races on the American ultrarunning calendar. For those who have never experienced a multiday race before, this presentation aims to give a look inside the world of a multi day runner, and a glimpse of how this arduous challenge can be a beautiful experience for the soul.
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June 20, 2016
On 19th June, 12 intrepid runners lined up for the 20th edition of the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race. This video captures a small glimpse of the opening moments of the race – the activity and dynamism of the runners and organisers, combined with an inner serenity as the challenge looms ahead. 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.
Sri Chinmoy’s Drawing World
Over the years of his artistic activities, Sri Chinmoy created hundreds of drawings and millions of ‘Soul-Bird’ drawings. In this extended video, we offer more than 600 of these beautiful artworks. The background music is by two Russian disciples of Sri Chinmoy, Kushali and Rageshri who performed their music under the name “Silence and […]Read more »
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 »
Cello Performance in Budapest »
Sri Chinmoy’s first Peace Concert – Cologne, 1984 »
Sri Chinmoy in Christchurch Cathedral »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
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 »
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 »
September 18, 2011
In December of 2002, Sri Chinmoy gave a beautiful Peace Concert in this famous cathedral. Watch these excerpts where Sri Chinmoy plays his favorite golden bamboo flute as well as the synthesizer. In between the clips, a few bird drawings that were exhibited at the entrance of the church are shown, as well as some landscapes filmed during the same trip to New Zealand’s South Island. 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.
Sri Chinmoy compares meditation with the mind and the heart
Sri Chinmoy compares meditation with the mind and the heart in an answer to a journalist in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, 2000.Read more »
Pradeep – developing a connection with Sri Chinmoy
Pradeep Hoogakker lives in the Hague, Netherlands where he works as a manager of a health store. In this video he talks about his early steps on Sri Chinmoy’s spiritual path and how he sought to deepen his meditation and inner connection.Read more »
Pulak – joining the path
Pulak Viscardi talks about his journey to becoming a disciple of Sri Chinmoy in the early 1970s. Pulak explains how a passage from Sri Chinmoy’s writings ‘My Mind’ from Songs of the Soul – deeply resonated with him. From this first introduction to Sri Chinmoy’s writings, he attended meditation classes before meeting Sri Chinmoy in […]Read more »