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.
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.
November 19, 2018
In this short extract from an interview on ‘The Way To Go’, Sri Chinmoy comments about his spiritual art, called Jharna-Kala, or “Fountain-Art”. Sri Chinmoy describes how creativity can come from our mind and emotions or from our heart and soul. Read more »
November 19, 2018
Nikolaus talks about his experience in joining the spiritual path of Sri Chinmoy. He explains clearly how he felt inspired by reading the books of Sri Chinmoy and felt an inner recognition with his philosophy. Nikolaus also offers an honest recollection of his first attempts to meditate. Read more »
November 18, 2018
To commemorate the 44th anniversary of Sri Chinmoy’s Jharna-Kala At, we are presenting a new slideshow of 81 paintings that Sri Chinmoy created in the 1970s.
Sri Chinmoy began his artistic journey on 19 November 1974, during a visit in Ottawa, Canada.
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November 3, 2018
In this video, Nayak recalls his first meeting with Sri Chinmoy during the early 1970s. He was invited to a public meditation and was struck by the image of Sri Chinmoy during meditation. After the public meditation, he met Sri Chinmoy backstage. This unique experience remains a powerful memory, many years later. Read more »
November 2, 2018
In 1989, Sri Chinmoy gave an interview to Westchester Newsline where he talked about many aspects of meditation, spirituality and his endeavours for a more harmonious world. In this excerpt from that interview, he explains that “It is the mind that divides, and the heart that unites. But we have been unfortunately using the mind infinitely more times than using our hearts.” Read more »
November 1, 2018
Abhejali Bernardova is a member of the Sri Chinmoy Centre in Zlin, Czech Republic. In this video, she talks about how she became interested in meditation and and later became a disciple of Sri Chinmoy. Abhejali also explains how she received her spiritual name from Sri Chinmoy. Read more »
Sri Chinmoy on the significance of his weightlifting
Sri Chinmoy explains how his weightlifting serves the world by giving people joy.Read more »
The Milan Concert 2005
A 52-minute overview of Sri Chinmoy’s 2005 performance, beginning with silent meditation, followed by instruments including esraj, cello, flute, harmonium and synthesizer.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy reads a story about the Christ
Sri Chinmoy reads a story about Jesus Christ and his teachings from a book. Following, his students sing some of Sri Chinmoy’s compositions honouring the Christ, and he meditates deeply while the students sing traditional Christmas carols.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy’s Peace Concert, Chicago, 1991
Short highlights from a concert at the University of Illinois, attended by over 7,000 people.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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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 8, 2018
A video recording of a meditation by Sri Chinmoy at the New York Meditation Center in April 1992. During the meditation, some of Sri Chinmoy’s students are singing and performing arrangements of his music. Often Sri Chinmoy would combine meditation with music as he felt meditative music could bring to the fore the inner heart of the seeker. 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
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 »
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.
How one person’s aspiration can offer positive energy to the world
Mahiyan talks about some of the important aspects of Sri Chinmoy’s path; in particular how an individuals meditation and cultivation […]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, […]Read more »
Interview with Ashrita Furman in Budapest
The Guinness record holder talks about meditation, inner strength and his favourite records.Read more »
Experience of singing – Adarsha
Adarsha Kelly talks about his experiences of singing Sri Chinmoy’s songs. Adarsha became a student of Sri Chinmoy in the […]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 »
March 20, 2016
Suprabha Beckjord completed the 3100 Mile Self Transcendence race a record 13 consecutive years – between 1997 and 2009. In this short interview, Suprabha shares some stories of how she got into running and how Sri Chinmoy encouraged her to enter the 3100 Mile Race. 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.
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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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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
24 Jharna-Kala Paintings by Sri Chinmoy
A soulful slideshow featuring a selection of Sri Chinmoy’s paintings.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 exhibition in Oslo, 2001
A meditative tour through the paintings that were on display.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 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 »
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 »
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.
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.
Experiences of the Peace Run
This year Nikolaus Drekonja spent several months on the US Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run. The Run took him all […]Read more »
Meeting Sri Chinmoy for the first time – Baridhi
Baridhi Yonchev, a student of Sri Chinmoy’s from Sofia, Bulgaria, recounts the first time he met Sri Chinmoy; meeting your […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy answers: do you have a vision of what the world could be like?
During an interview about the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, Sri Chinmoy talks about the eternal dream of a world […]Read more »
Going deeper in meditation – Penny Nam
Penny Nam, is a student of Sri Chinmoy, from South Africa. In this video, she talks about the benefits of […]Read more »