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.
Inspiration News – part I »
Sri Chinmoy speaks about Brazil and the New Millenium »
Sanjay: false teachers and real teachers »
Starting a Divine Enterprise »
Inspiration-News VI – Christmas Trip »
“Oneness-Dream” performs in Malta »
“Run and Become” »
February 13, 2016
In this edition of Inspiration News, Utpal Marshall reports from Sri Chinmoy Street in Queens, New York – the setting of the Self-Transcendence 6 day and 10 race. The episode includes an interview with Vasanti Niemz, who was embarking on a unique triathlon, which included swimming the English Channel. Read more »
February 6, 2016
In this interview from the end of the Curitiba Peace Concert, January 3rd, 2000, Sri Chinmoy speaks about his reasons for visiting Brazil and the importance of peace in the New Millennium. In response to the interviewer, Sri Chinmoy also summarises his philosophy in a few words.
February 6, 2016
In this video, Sanjay talks about his early spiritual search which involved moving to New York and reading some of the great spiritual classics. Sanjay also talks about how his first teacher proved to be insincere, but after meeting Sri Chinmoy, felt he had found a teacher of real authenticity.
February 5, 2016
Toshala Elliot from Auckland, New Zealand talks about starting an enterprise run under the philosophy of Sri Chinmoy. Toshala had no experience or money to start a cafe, but she had a lot of enthusiasm and in this video she talks about the early days of venturing into a new world of business. Read more »
February 2, 2016
In this episode of Inspiration-News, we have a look at the Christmas Trip, with students of Sri Chinmoy sharing some of their experiences of these unique spiritual vacations. It includes footage of Oneness-Dream performing music and Ashrita’s Guinness World Record at the Taj Mahal. Read more »
January 31, 2016
On January 16th, 2016, the “Oneness-Dream” singers performed in the Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Valletta (Malta). The members of “Oneness-Dream” are disciples of Sri Chinmoy, following his spiritual path of meditation and service. Read more »
January 23, 2016
A short film (15 mins) about the running career of Sri Chinmoy. The video features archive footage of Sri Chinmoy’s running, plus audio extracts from his philosophy of running; there are also short interviews with those who participated in Sri Chinmoy’s running career. Read more »
About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist musician and athlete.
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993
A profound moment of silence by Sri Chinmoy.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 »
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004 »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
Meditation at the Sri Ramakrishna Temple »
Meditation Inspirations »
Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation »
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.
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 »
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 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.
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 »
SCMT’s Abhejali Bernardova swims English Channel »
Interview with Ashrita Furman in Budapest »
Self Transcendence 24 hour Race in Ottawa »
Course record set in 12 Hour Walk »
An elephant lift in Connecticut »
Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong »
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
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 »
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 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Cello Performance in Budapest »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
‘Ami Jabo’ – an acapella performance by Sri Chinmoy »
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
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 »
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 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.