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’s 800lb life and the importance of hope »
How Sri Chinmoy interacted with different people »
Meditations in Davos 1987 »
The music of the heart and understanding music »
Sri Chinmoy on the hopes and promises of the New Millenium »
Sri Chinmoy’s meetings and activities »
Pradeep – receiving a spiritual name »
February 6, 2017
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”
February 4, 2017
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 »
February 4, 2017
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
January 22, 2017
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 »
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 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 »
About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist musician and athlete.
Sri Chinmoy in concert – Prague 2004
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 »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
Opening meditation at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 1993 »
Sri Chinmoy meditates at the Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2004 »
Mediterranean Meditation: Sri Chinmoy in Malta, 1991 »
Meditations with Sri Chinmoy: part 3 »
Meditation Inspirations »
Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi »
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
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, 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
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 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 »
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 »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Kailash on the guidance of Sri Chinmoy
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 »
Lunthitha – early impressions of Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy
In this video Lunthitha reflects on Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy and the attraction of following his spiritual path. Lunthitha talks about the inherent simplicity of Sri Chinmoy’s teachings and the feeling of how meditation made these philosophical ideas feel real and relevant to everyday life.Read more »
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 »
Course record set in 12 Hour Walk »
New world record set in 3100 Mile Race »
Interview with NZ ultrarunner Vajin Armstrong »
Start of Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race, 2011 »
An elephant lift in Connecticut »
6 and 10 day Self-Transcendence 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 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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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’s first Peace Concert – Cologne, 1984 »
Sri Chinmoy’s Oxford Organ Performance »
Piano Performance in Budokan Hall, Tokyo »
Cello Performance in Budapest »
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 »
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 »
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’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 […]Read more »
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 […]Read more »
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.Read more »
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 […]Read more »