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.
June 13, 2019
Chidananda Burke has been a disciple of Sri Chinmoy since the early 1970s. In this video he describes the joy of being in Sri Chinmoy’s company. For Chidananda the great value of being with his spiritual Teacher was not the outer conversation, but the inner meditation.
May 22, 2019
‘My Flute’ is a compliation of Sri Chinmoy’s poetry, first published in 1972. In this video, Sri Chinmoy reads three of his best-loved poems from this collection – ‘The Golden Flute,’ ‘Immortality’ and ‘The Absolute’ – poems which describe a range of spiritual experience. The poems were recited during a meditation function in Aspiration-Ground, New York in 2005. There are also scenes of Sri Chinmoy meditating during the same function. Read more »
May 22, 2019
Nirbhasa Magee from Ireland describes his recent experiences on the 2019 Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run through the Southern Hemisphere. Nirbhasa explains the joy of being on the Run, when so many people instinctively warm to its message and spirit. Read more »
April 25, 2019
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 »
April 24, 2019
Yashodevi Samar from Ukraine talks about how she first made a connection to Sri Chinmoy’s Path at the age of seven. For Yashodevi, hearing music composed by Sri Chinmoy gave her tremendous joy, and this encouraged her to follow his spiritual path. Yashodevi also explains how the spiritual life can be lived through activities such as music, running and dynamic service to the world. Read more »
April 20, 2019
Mahatapa Palit from New York, US gives an insight into the spiritual path of Sri Chinmoy. She describes how her journey developed from practising meditation on her own in India to following the teachings of her spiritual teacher, Sri Chinmoy. Mahatapa explains a few aspects of the spiritual path, such as the role of the spiritual teacher, how everything is connected, the role of grace and how the practice of gratitude can strengthen our spiritual practice. Read more »
April 10, 2019
In the autumn of 1974, shortly after a group of his Australian students had visited New York for the first time, Sri Chinmoy composed a short message. This short video shows Sri Chinmoy reciting his unique message and also entering into a high state of meditation. Read more »
One message for the world to know
In this video, Sri Chinmoy is asked to explain the most important thing he would like to share with the […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy speaking on love and oneness
Sri Chinmoy visited Sweden in 1990 and gave a press conference before performing on stage in Stockholm. In this extract, […]Read more »
A short meditation video with Sri Chinmoy
This video displays Sri Chinmoy during a four-minute silent meditation extracted from a longer meditation session. “When we meditate, what […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy in Christchurch Cathedral
Sri Chinmoy gives a beautiful peace concert in this famous cathedral.Read 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.
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.
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.
February 28, 2018
Meditation with a spiritual Master can be quite an uplifting experience for a seeker, since the Master´s consciousness and silent gave can guide us toward our hearts – and more, bring our souls to the fore, which is the most effective way of learning to meditate. 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 »
March 27, 2019
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 »
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
The value of the spiritual life – Laila
Laila talks about what drew her to spiritiuality and the path of Sri Chinmoy. She also describes how early experiences […]Read more »
How Sri Chinmoy helped me during my father’s passing
Pradhan Balter shares an illumining experience shortly after the passing of his father. He explains how Sri Chinmoy expressed his […]Read more »
Finding your spiritual Master – Gannika
Gannika Wiesenberger talks about her spiritual journey which began with meditation and evolved into seeking a spiritual Master. She explains […]Read more »
Samunnati on meditation and running
Samunnati Lehonkova is an Olympic marathon runner who took up running at an early age after becoming a disciple of […]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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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.
Art and Poetry by Sri Chinmoy
Sri Chinmoy reads his poetry at at Oslo City Hall in 2001, together with a beautiful art exhibition.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 »
24 Jharna-Kala Paintings by Sri Chinmoy
A soulful slideshow featuring a selection of Sri Chinmoy’s paintings.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy draws birds in Panajachel, Guatemala
Sri Chinmoy’s bird drawings in GuatemalaRead 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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
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.
How did the spiritual life change you?
Max Zandl from Salzburg, Austria talks about how following a spiritual path changed his outlook on life and about himself. […]Read more »
Transformation of our nature
Subarnamala talks about some of the challenges which can arise whilst following the spiritual life and how they present an […]Read more »
Organising ultra-distance races
Subarnamala Anke is a member of the Switzerland Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team. In this video, she talks about why she […]Read more »
Coming to Sri Chinmoy’s Path – Florbela
Florbela talks about her lifelong journey which brought her to practise meditation and then learn about Sri Chinmoy’s Path. Initially […]Read more »