Over 500 videos on meditation and spirituality.

February 6, 2017

Sri Chinmoy’s 800lb life and the importance of hope

During this short interview with an interviewer from CBS 2, Sri Chinmoy explains the inspiration and motivation behind his lifting. Sri Chinmoy mentions his age of 69, and explains his philosophy is “Never give up hope” and “it’s never too late”

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February 4, 2017

How Sri Chinmoy interacted with different people

Adhiratha Keefe has been a disciple of Sri Chinmoy since the early 1970s. In this short video, he explains how Sri Chinmoy would encourage disciples, with different temperaments, to work together and strive to overcome interpersonal difficulties. Read more »

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February 4, 2017

Meditations in Davos 1987

This is a clip of Sri Chinmoy meditating at the start and end of a seven-hour Concert in the Swiss village of Davos. During the concert, Sri Chinmoy performed on a variety of musical instruments, including some he played on for the first time.

The concert occurred on May 27 1987.

Filmed by kedarvideo Switzerland

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January 22, 2017

The music of the heart and understanding music

In this interview, Sri Chinmoy speaks about how music and meditation can go together. Sri Chinmoy also talks about how to understand music through using the heart – rather than the intellectual mind. Read more »

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January 17, 2017

Sri Chinmoy on the hopes and promises of the New Millenium

Sri Chinmoy explains the hopes and promises of the New Millenium in an answer to a journalist in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, 2000. Read more »

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January 10, 2017

Sri Chinmoy’s meetings and activities

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’.

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January 9, 2017

Pradeep – receiving a spiritual name

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 »

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Meditation videos

May 23, 2008

Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993

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.

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May 23, 2005

Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004

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 »

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May 23, 2006

Mediterranean Meditation: Sri Chinmoy in Malta, 1991

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.

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May 23, 2005

Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3

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 »

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May 11, 2013

Meditation Inspirations

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 »

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February 21, 2016

Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi

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 »

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Experiences of spirituality

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Sport and self-transcendence.

May 22, 2015

Course record set in 12 Hour Walk

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 »

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July 25, 2015

New world record set in 3100 Mile Race

On 24 July 2015, Ashprihanal Aalto set a new record for the world’s longest race, the Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile race. The flying Finn completed the epic journey in under 41 days, almost a day faster than the previous record set in 2006. In doing so, he averaged over 76 miles (123.5 km) a day. Read more »

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May 15, 2012

Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong

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 »

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July 15, 2011

Start of Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, 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 »

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June 26, 2013

An elephant lift in Connecticut

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 »

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May 28, 2012

6 and 10 day Self-Transcendence Race

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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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.

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Peace Concerts.

March 16, 2016

Sri Chinmoy’s first Peace Concert – Cologne, 1984

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 »

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May 23, 2005

Sri Chinmoy’s Oxford Organ Performance

On June 26, 1989 Sri Chinmoy gave a special organ performance during a concert tour of Europe. I was fortunate to witness Sri Chinmoy climbing the stairs of Christ Church Cathedral and start his powerful improvisations on the pipe organ. You can now experience it for yourself in full length. Read more »

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September 27, 2012

Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo

In 1992 Sri Chinmoy performed in the prestigious Budokan Hall in Tokyo and gave one of his largest Peace Concerts. This piano performance, surrounded with laser beams, was the final act. Enjoy this special improvisation. Read more »

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May 23, 2005

Cello Performance in Budapest

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 »

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Recent uploads

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  • Sri Chinmoy’s Path – service

    Sri Chinmoy’s Path – service

    In this video, Muslim Badami talks about the value of service on Sri Chinmoy’s Path. Muslim explains that the opportunity to offer something to others, with a selfless motive, can be a valuable way to gain a sense of satisfaction and growth. Muslim is a member of the Auckland Sri Chinmoy Centre, which regularly offers […]

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  • Aphorisms on Peace by Sri Chinmoy

    Aphorisms on Peace by Sri Chinmoy

    This video offers a selection of aphorisms on peace by Sri Chinmoy. It is produced in association with the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, which offers people the opportunity to share the common goal of a more peaceful world. The selection of poems on peace give a practical encouragement on how we can work towards […]

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  • Running the world’s longest race – Jayasalini

    Running the world’s longest race – Jayasalini

    In this video, Jayasalini Abramovskikh talks about the experience of running the Sri Chinmoy 3100 Mile Self-Transcendence Race. In 2014, at her first attempt, Jayasalini became the first Russian woman to finish this grueling race which lasts for 52 consecutive days.

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  • From religion to spirituality – Muslim Badami

    From religion to spirituality – Muslim Badami

    In this video, Muslim Badami talks about his spiritual journey from following a religious path of prayer to discovering Sri Chinmoy’s path of meditation. Muslim also talks about the importance of his inner connection with his meditation teacher, and how he felt inwardly guided on his spiritual journey. Muslim Badami is a member of the […]

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Documentaries

  • challenging-impossibility

    Challenging Impossibility

    Award-winning story of Sri Chinmoy’s weightlifting  Read more »

  • suprabha

    Spirit of a Runner

    One runner’s journey through the longest foot race in the world. Read more »

  •  ocean-monk

    Ocean Monk

    Seeking enlightenment through meditation and surfing. Read more »

Podcasts on Sri Chinmoy TV

  • lifevoices

    LIFE Voices

    Interviews with inspiring voices from around the world Read more »

  • meditation-silence

    Meditation-Silence

    Silent meditation and spiritual writings by Sri Chinmoy. Read more »

  • moments-of-silence

    Moments of Silence

    Meditative scenery from Hawai’i, Switzerland, Bali and more »