Over 700 videos on meditation and spirituality.
Meditation exercises, spiritual music and art, and the multifarious activities of spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy and his students.
Meeting Sri Chinmoy for the first time – Baridhi »
Sri Chinmoy answers: do you have a vision of what the world could be like? »
Going deeper in meditation – Penny Nam »
Lifting up the World with a Oneness-Heart 30th Anniversary »
Sri Chinmoy Meditation from August 1991 »
3100: Run and Become trailer »
Prachar on enthusiasm »
September 18, 2018
In this short video, Baridhi Yonchev recounts the first time he met Sri Chinmoy – at a concert by the Danube River. Meeting your spiritual teacher for the first time is often a memorable experience. The most striking thing Baridhi remembers is the feeling and consciousness of the room before and during Sri Chinmoy’s sitar performance.
September 16, 2018
During an interview about the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, Sri Chinmoy talks about the eternal dream of a world inundated with love, harmony and oneness. Despite wrong forces operating in the world, Sri Chinmoy suggests we need to keep aspiring with our own fragile efforts to help transform the world.
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September 12, 2018
Penny Nam, is a student of Sri Chinmoy, from South Africa. In this video, she talks about the benefits of meditation and how she began out of curiosity and an attempt to still the mind. However, Penny explains how her meditation journey helped her to cultivate a closer relationship with God. Read more »
September 2, 2018
World-renowned peace leader and spiritual luminary Sri Chinmoy began a new way of honouring people in 1988 — by lifting them from an honorary platform and offering his prayerful gratitude for their contributions to humanity. He called it Lifting Up the World With a Oneness-Heart. Read more »
August 26, 2018
This video of Sri Chinmoy in meditation was taken in August 1991 during the Birthday Celebrations in New York. In the background Sri Chinmoy’s students are performing his Bengali songs. The last song on the film is ‘Jiban debata’ a special song on forgiveness.
August 25, 2018
3100: Run and Become is a new film which explores the challenges and spiritual dimension of ultra distance running. The race followers seeker-runners from different cultures and races. It includes runners from the the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race – Ashprihanal Aalto, a diminutive paperboy from Finland, and Shamita Achenbach-Koenig a female cellist from Austria. Read more »
July 11, 2018
In this video, Prachar Stegemann relates a short story about competing in a one mile race. Prachar narrates how he started the race with great speed and enthusiasm. Despite fading towards the end of the race, he later received warm appreciation from his spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy, for starting the race with such great enthusiasm.
Cello Performance in Budapest
A soulful performance from a 1989 Peace Concert tour through Europe.Read more »
Savikalpa and Nirvikalpa Samadhi
Sri Chinmoy explains and demonstrates these two very high states of meditation.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy on oneness and the United Nations
During an interview on The Way To Go, Sri Chinmoy talks about the meaning of oneness and the variety of […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy talks about the Peace Run
Footage from Sri Chinmoy’s speech during the opening ceremony of the US route in April 2005.Read more »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
May 11, 2013
Sri Chinmoy taught meditation through silence. By meditating with him, one became aware of the vastness, purity and depth of consciousness that one could find inside one’s own being. Sri Chinmoy may no longer be with us in person, but fortunately we have a wealth of footage of the Master in meditation, in which the same powerful effect can be felt by the viewer.
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September 6, 2017
This video captures a close up meditation of Sri Chinmoy during a poetry reading in Stockholm in 1990. Sri Chinmoy recited poems in Bengali and English and then meditated as the Swedish translations were read out. Read more »
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.
January 1, 2017
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 »
October 26, 2015
Video of Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation, recorded in April 1992. Read more »
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.
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Suprabha – 3100 Mile Race stories
Interview with a 13-time finisher of the world’s longest race.Read more »
The value of service in the spiritual life
Vasudha explains what inspires her to put on a large sporting event in her home city of San Diego.Read more »
Getting joy from the spiritual life
Nandita, a student of Sri Chinmoy since the early 1970s, talks about how simple things such as speaking with friends helps can help get away from the negative thoughts of the mind.Read more »
Experiences of meditation
Preetidutta Thorpe on the meditation experiences she has had as Sri Chinmoy’s student.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 »
February 10, 2014
During November 2004, Sri Chinmoy held a celebration of weightlifting, culminating in the final evening where he performed many lifts. The finale of the evening featured Sri Chinmoy lifting his own car in a standing calf raise using a specially-constructed overhead apparatus. Read more »
June 19, 2018
In this video, Utpal Marshall captures the atmosphere at the start of the 2018 Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race. The short video gives an insight into the hopes, aspirations and feelings of those runners who are taking to the start line in this epic quest of self-transcendence. The runners will aim to complete the 3100 miles in a time of fewer than 52 days – which requires a daily average of 60 miles. Read more »
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 »
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.
January 1, 2016
Ratuja Zub, a student of Sri Chinmoy from Belarus, talks about her experience of running a six day race in New York. Ratuja talks about the difficulties at the start of the race, but also by the end, how she felt a great sense of calmness and satisfaction. 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.
Sri Chinmoy’s bird drawings from Bali
Sri Chinmoy loved to decorate objects with his unique bird drawings.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy speaks about his Art
In this short extract from an interview on The Way To Go, Sri Chinmoy comments about his spiritual art, called […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy’s Drawing World
Over the years of his artistic activities, Sri Chinmoy created hundreds of drawings and millions of ‘Soul-Bird’ drawings. In […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy’s Jharna-Kala Art
A new slideshow series showing a small selection of Sri Chinmoy’s paintings.Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
World’s Largest Tennis Ball Logo
Guinness world record champion Ashrita Furman and his team set a world record in the borough Queens of New York City, by creating the world’s largest tennis ball logo in honour of Sri Chinmoy’s 87th birthday on August 27, 2018. Sri Chinmoy (1931 – 2007) was the founder of the Peace Run. The tennis ball composition shows the logo of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, the world’s longest and largest relay run for peace.Read more »
Meditation in New York – April 1992
A video recording of a meditation by Sri Chinmoy at the New York Meditation Center in April 1992. During the […]Read more »
Vilas – Joining the path
In this video, Vilas Silverton talks about what inspired him to join Sri Chinmoy’s spiritual path. He also gives an […]Read more »
Vilas Silverton – artist
Vilas Silverton has been a student of Sri Chinmoy since the mid 1990s. He is also an accomplished artist. In […]Read more »