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 sports: running, cycling and swimming »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation – 27-8-1991 »
Piano Ecstasy »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation – 5 minutes »
Sri Chinmoy sings songs in his native Bengali language »
Life in a spiritual workplace »
Sri Chinmoy teaches a concentration exercise during New Year »
June 21, 2017
In this clip Sri Chinmoy talks about the inner meaning of running, cycling and swimming, the three disciplines that compose triathlon. Sri Chinmoy is responding to questions by his student, Sundar Dalton.
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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.
June 18, 2017
Sri Chinmoy performs on the piano during April Celebrations 1992 in New York. He begins the performance with a short meditation and then begins a powerful improvisations in his own unique style. The extemporaneous improvisation also includes two of his song melodies. Read more »
June 14, 2017
A video showing Sri Chinmoy 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.
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June 5, 2017
On November 27, 1998, Sri Chinmoy celebrated a Weightlifting Anniversary in Manhattan. After an hour of most difficult lifts he changed into his dhoti and gave a beautiful concert. This is a selection of Sri Chinmoy singing some of his favourite Bengali songs, accompanied by his harmonium. Read more »
June 3, 2017
Pranlobha works as a cook in a vegetarian restaurant in Seattle, run by students of Sri Chinmoy. In this short video, Pranlobha talks about the benefits and challenges of working in a spiritual workplace, focused on the teachings of Sri Chinmoy. Read more »
May 14, 2017
On New Year’s Eve in 1996, Sri Chinmoy was offering a meditation for the end of the year. With a noisy background from a nearby party, Sri Chinmoy gave a particular concentration exercise to help deal with the outer disturbance. Sri Chinmoy offers an illumining meditation for seven minutes until the fireworks start for the New Year.
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About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist musician and athlete.
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004
The opening meditation in Barcelona, followed by a short performance on the esraj.Read more »
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993
A profound moment of silence by Sri Chinmoy.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy on the basics of meditation
Sri Chinmoy offers suggestions on the basics of meditation, such as correct sitting posture, eye position, how to breathe and purify the breath. Sri Chinmoy also explains two different ways of silencing the mind. This video will be very useful for any beginner to meditation.Read more »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
Meditation at the Sri Ramakrishna Temple »
Mediterranean Meditation: Sri Chinmoy in Malta, 1991 »
Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi »
Meditation Inspirations »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
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
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 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.
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 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 »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Meditation in the heart and mind
Devashishu, who has been meditating as a student of Sri Chinmoy for the past 35 years, talks about the difference between meditation in the heart and meditation in the mind. From personal experience, Devashishu explains some of the qualities of the spiritual heart and the challenges of learning to meditate.Read more »
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 »
Ashrita Furman’s World Records »
Start of Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, 2011 »
Start of the 3100 Mile Race 2016 »
Course record set in 12 Hour Walk »
Sri Chinmoy’s Weightlifting Celebration 1998 »
New world record set in 3100 Mile Race »
May 23, 2005
This photographic tribute celebrates Ashrita Furman’s incredible Guinness World Record achievements – including the fastest mile on a space hopper, balancing a pool cue on one finger, jumping rope with a pogo stick, standing on a Swiss ball, and balancing a milk bottle on his head. 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 »
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 »
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 23, 2005
This video shows highlights from Sri Chinmoy’s weightlifting exhibition in 1998, in New York. During the evening, Sri Chinmoy displayed many notably feats of weightlifting, such as lifting a groups of people on different platforms, 145 pounds overhead in each arm simultaneously, weights on his stomach, and much more. Read more »
July 25, 2015
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 »
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 »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
Sri Chinmoy in Christchurch Cathedral »
Veena Performance in the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima »
‘Ami Jabo’ – an acapella performance by Sri Chinmoy »
September 27, 2012
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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
The spiritual path after Sri Chinmoy’s passing
From an early age, Aruna grew up on Sri Chinmoy’s path, meeting her Guru several times a year. After Sri Chinmoy’s physical passing in October 2007, Aruna describes the process of adjustment to a spiritual life with her Teacher no longer in the physical body.Read more »