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.
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October 28, 2019
Anita Costa from Portugal talks about her spiritual journey so far. From a young age, she was interested in a more peaceful approach to life – and finding meditation helped her to make this a deeper reality. She also explains some of the aspects of Sri Chinmoy’s Path that she likes most – such as running, art, music and the Peace Run.
October 28, 2019
During an interview at the Holistic Health Association of the Princeton area, New Jersey, Sri Chinmoy is asked to share what he considers the preliminary stages and attitude for people who are starting to meditate.
October 2, 2019
During an interview at the Holistic Health Association of the Princeton area, New Jersey, Sri Chinmoy explains his various motivations for taking up the challenge of weightlifting. He also talks about the benefits to a spiritual seeker of becoming physically fit. After the interview, Sri Chinmoy also demonstrates lifting his own bodyweight in a one-armed lift.
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September 30, 2019
During an interview for television in Holland, Sri Chinmoy, himself an athlete, teaches athletes how to pray and meditate, their values, and a spiritual approach to practising meditation and prayer as a sportsman.
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September 30, 2019
Gabriele explains the joy of embarking on a spiritual life. In this video, he talks about finding a real and genuine path to happiness, after many years of trying different approaches. Gabriele also explains how he learnt about the path of Sri Chinmoy through reading his writings and meeting fellow disciples.
September 19, 2019
During a peace concert in Oberlaa, Vienna, Austria, Sri Chinmoy spoke on the subject of surrender.
“I must surrender to my heart’s sweet whispers. I must never, never surrender to my mind’s loud thunder.” Read more »
September 5, 2019
During an interview at the Annam Brahma restaurant in Queens, New York, Sri Chinmoy answers questions and talks about the role of hope, compassion, and and using the power of the heart. Sri Chinmoy explains how a positive approach can help overcome conflict and suffering
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Meditation in Thailand
Sri Chinmoy meditates with his students during the annual Christmas Trip in Thailand in February 2007; eight months before his […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy on sports and inner peace
During an interview about the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, Sri Chinmoy comments on the importance of physical fitness for […]Read more »
A peace message from Sri Chinmoy
In August 1993, Sri Chinmoy attended the finish of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run in Manhattan, New York. After […]Read more »
Veena Performance in the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima
Opening performance on a specially hand-crafted Veena.Read more »
Videos on how to meditate, meditation exercises, and footage of Sri Chinmoy in meditation. Watch more videos »
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 »
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 »
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 »
May 23, 2005
When Sri Chinmoy visited South Africa in 1996 he also visited a ceremony in a Ramakrishna Temple and had a most powerful meditation there. This clip shows you the meditation in its full length.
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.
Experiences of spirituality
Sri Chinmoy’s students talk about how they discovered meditation, spirituality and the inner life.
Running as a pilgrimage
Sanjay talks about his love of running and how he has been inspired by meeting a variety of very special […]Read more »
Dipali Cunningham – Six Day World Record Holder
Dipali Cunningham, a member of the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team, is an accomplished ultra-distance runner. On three occasions she has […]Read more »
The link between art and meditation
Papaha Gosline from San Diego recalls Sri Chinmoy’s visit to his art gallery.Read more »
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 »
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 »
August 10, 2015
On the last day of the 2015 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Jharna Kala: The Fountain-Art of Sri Chinmoy
Sri Chinmoy creates a spontaneous artwork on the quality of ‘Dedication’.Read more »
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 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 »
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 »
May 23, 2005
In 1999 Sri Chinmoy visited Europe for an extensive Peace Concert tour through France, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary. He gave a concert in Budapest in March, including this performance on the cello – one of his favorite instruments. 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 »
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 on reestablishing friendship
During an informal conversation, Sri Chinmoy recounts an incident in the life of spiritual Master Swami Vivekananda, whom he admired […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy – inspiration for weightlifting
During an interview for television in Holland, Sri Chinmoy comments on the reasons and inspiration for his starting to practice […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy advises spiritual seekers on maintaining newness
Sri Chinmoy reads from his talks on how spiritual seekers can keep newness and make constant progress while on a […]Read more »
Savyasachi: My Guru Sri Chinmoy
Savyasachi Brown has been with his Guru, Sri Chinmoy for more than 40 years. In this video, he speaks about […]Read more »