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-Silence 35: Collective Meditation »
Beginnings of a spiritual journey »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
Sri Chinmoy’s meetings and activities »
Self Transcendence 24 hour Race in Ottawa »
Bishwas Polissar describes Sri Chinmoy’s lift of a smart car »
‘Ami Jabo’ – an acapella performance by Sri Chinmoy »
November 1, 2015
This is the 35th episode of the series “Meditation-Silence” entitled “Collective Meditation”. It also includes a meditation video of Sri Chinmoy. Read more »
October 30, 2015
Mahatapa Palit is a professor of social entrepreneurship in New York. In this video, Mahatapa leads us through her spiritual quest, from India to the U.S. At times, the quest to find one’s spiritual journey may bring surprises. Mahatapa explains how it began for her, and how she was lead to find her meditation path. Read more »
October 26, 2015
Video of Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation, recorded in April 1992. Read more »
October 24, 2015
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’.
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.
October 23, 2015
In November 2004, during a special weightlifting demonstration, Sri Chinmoy lifted his own smart car – holding the weight of his car (over 2,000lbs) on his shoulders. The lift was achieved on a specially constructed platform to enable this unique lift. Bishwas Polissar, a disciple of Sri Chinmoy from New York, talks about his involvement in making this apparatus for Sri Chinmoy.
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.
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 »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
Mediterranean Meditation: Sri Chinmoy in Malta, 1991 »
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993 »
Meditation at the Sri Ramakrishna Temple »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi »
Meditation Inspirations »
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
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
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, 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 »
July 29, 2015
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 »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
LIFE Voices 36: Vijay: Music is the language of God
Sarod musician Vijay Shankar Mishra describes his first contact with music and spirituality.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 »
Ashrita Furman’s World Records »
Course record set in 12 Hour Walk »
6 and 10 day Self-Transcendence Race »
Interview with Ashrita Furman in Budapest »
Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong »
The final day of the world’s longest 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 »
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 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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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 »
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 »
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 »
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 in Christchurch Cathedral »
Sri Chinmoy’s Oxford Organ Performance »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
Veena Performance in the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima »
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 »
May 23, 2005
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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
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 »