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.

Mahatapa Palit, an educator by profession, was born in India. She teaches marketing and entrepreneurship at the Borough of Manhattan Community College. She also teaches free meditation classes offered by the Sri Chinmoy Centre in New York.

Footage and interview: Celana Dimitrijevik.
Filmed. Portugal Jan 2019.