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.
March 11, 2019
Carlos Machado talks about what drew him to Sri Chinmoy’s Path. In this video, Carlos also explains how following the spiritual life changed his outlook on life and what he thinks is the essence of following a spiritual life.
March 7, 2019
Sri Chinmoy is asked questions about world peace, meditation and his path of love, devotion and surrender. Sri Chinmoy also briefly talks about his meeting with the Pope (John Paul II) and the role of sport and meditation. Read more »
March 6, 2019
Paula Correia is a student of Sri Chinmoy from Porto in Portugal. In this video, she talks about what drew her to follow Sri Chinmoy’s spiritual path. Paula also explains how her life changed for the better after practising meditation and following a spiritual life. Read more »
February 27, 2019
Jogyata Dallas remembers an experience of meditation with Sri Chinmoy at a busy international airport. On this particular occassion, Sri Chinmoy taught his students to have a period of short meditations, interspersed with humorous stories. The experience suggests that meditation is not just about the formal practise of sitting at your shrine, but can be practised anywhere. Read more »
February 27, 2019
During an illumining interview on The Way To Go, Sri Chinmoy speaks about his music, using the heart as opposed to the mind, and his extemporaneous performances stemming from the heart. Read more »
January 10, 2019
Ursula is a meditation student of Sri Chinmoy from Austria; she works as a music teacher and in this video explains the role of music on the spiritual path. Ursula also talks about the heart-based meditation of Sri Chinmoy’s path and how exercise can provide a complement to meditation and spiritual practice.
November 26, 2018
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.
Interfaith service at the United Nations, 1999
Sri Chinmoy offers a silent meditation for world harmony.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 on sports: running, cycling and swimming
Sri Chinmoy talks about the inner meaning of the three triathlon disciplines.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy singing on his 74th birthday
Sri Chinmoy sings 74 of his favourite songsRead more »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
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.
October 26, 2015
Video of Sri Chinmoy in silent meditation, recorded in April 1992. Read more »
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 »
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, 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.
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.
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Tejvan talks about joining the Sri Chinmoy Centre
In this short video, Tejvan Pettinger from Oxford, talks about joining the Sri Chinmoy Centre and becoming a disciple of […]Read more »
The Blessings of Kanya Kumari
Mahatapa Palit reflects on growing up with her twin sister in IndiaRead more »
On Sri Chinmoy’s Path: Garga
In this video, Garga Chamberlain from Bristol talks about how he came to follow a spiritual life and his experience […]Read more »
Life in a spiritual workplace
Pranlobha talks about working in a restaurant dedicated to Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy.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 »
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 »
June 17, 2017
Dipali Cunningham, a member of the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team, is an accomplished ultra-distance runner. On three occasions she has set a new women’s world record for six-day running on the road – with a personal best of 513 miles/825km. In this video, she shares some of her experiences in these ultra-distance events. 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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
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.
24 Jharna-Kala Paintings by Sri Chinmoy
A soulful slideshow featuring a selection of Sri Chinmoy’s paintings.Read more »
Jharna-Kala exhibition in Oslo, 2001
A meditative tour through the paintings that were on display.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy’s Jharna-Kala Art
A new slideshow series showing a small selection of Sri Chinmoy’s paintings.Read more »
Jharna Kala: The Fountain-Art of Sri Chinmoy
Sri Chinmoy creates a spontaneous artwork on the quality of ‘Dedication’.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 »
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 »
December 7, 2016
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 »
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 »
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 value of selfless service
Brian from Seattle talks about the meaning of selfless service and the spiritiual benefits of working without expectation.Read more »
Overcoming challenges on the spiritual path
Mirjana Bulj from Podogorica in Montenegro talks about some of the challenges faced on the spiritual life and how she […]Read more »
Concentrating on your goal
Paula Correia talks about how meditation and a spiritual approach can help to achieve different goals in life. In particular, […]Read more »
Meditation and daily life – Ursula
Ursula, a meditation student of Sri Chinmoy from Austria talks about the benefits of incorporating meditation into daily life and […]Read more »