About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist, musician and athlete.
Omnipotence-Poise – 13th piano anniversary
On 19th February 2000, Sri Chinmoy celebrated his 13th anniversary of piano playing. This recording was made in New York Public School 177 in Jamaica where Sri Chinmoy held some of his meditations. In this recording, Sri Chinmoy plays the piano in a unique way – both invigorating and uplifting.Read more »
Poems and songs from the Birth Centenary Celebration of Sri Chinmoy’s Father
Sri Chinmoy recites 40 poems and sings 88 short English songs which he spontaneously set to music (tracks 11-100). These soulful songs, on aspects of the spiritual life, are based on Sri Chinmoy’s own poetry. These recordings were made on 14 April 1982 when Sri Chinmoy honoured the Centenary of his father’s Birthday at a […]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.
Ave Maria – Sri Chinmoy
Sri Chinmoy sings Ave Maria during one of his Peace Concerts in Albany, New York during June 1992. It was part of a seven-concert programme on the East Coast of America, entitled “Peace: Divinity’s Dream on Earth.” In this recording, Sri Chinmoy sings this classic composition of Schubert in a moving and soulful performance.The melody […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy Sings at Jharna-Kala Gallery
Shortly after beginning his art journey in 1974, Sri Chinmoy completed over 100,000 paintings. In 1975, at an early art exhibition in the UN Plaza, New York, Sri Chinmoy performed several songs, accompanied with the harmonium. The songs include classical Sanskri chants and also his own compositions.Read more »
Meditation music by Sri Chinmoy’s students 2017
This compilation from 2017 offers a selection of meditative music from recordings of Sri Chinmoy’s students. These 15 tracks give an idea of how these groups have offered different arrangements and interpretations of Sri Chinmoy’s musical compositions. We hope you enjoy this selection of recordings and find new music to enjoy!Read more »
Meditation Matters – Chapter 5
This is Chapter 5 of podcast Meditation Matters that includes episodes 49 to 60 describes topics as “Our Five Levels of Being” and what is the difference between “Heart and Mind”. List of episodes: – Our Five Levels of Being (1) – The Body – Our Five Levels of Being (2) – The Vital – […]Read more »
Music for meditation and relaxation.
Perfect as background music for your morning meditation, or just to add a little peace to your day.
Popular meditation recordings:
Learn to meditate.
A selection of free meditation exercises and resources, created by experienced meditation class instructors. More »
Guided Meditation – Candle Flame »
Guided Concentration – Vision and reality »
Meditation Mantras – Ananda »
Meditation Matters – Chapter 1 »
June 9, 2013
A very simple and powerful meditation exercise, which helps us to identify with the beauty, light and radiance of our soul. The exercise is taken from the writings of spiritual Teacher, Sri Chinmoy. The exercise is recited by Kaivalya Torpy. Read more »
April 26, 2016
A guided meditation focusing on concentration. The exercise is read by Kaivalya Torpy with background music by Alap Jetzer. The exercise is from the writings of Sri Chinmoy.
Read more »
June 13, 2015
Audio files and scores free to download
A collection of short mantric songs, performed by the British music group Ananda. These song-mantras can be of great use as a meditation exercise.
June 14, 2016
Drawing on over 30 years of learning meditation techniques as a student of Sri Chinmoy, Prachar Stegemann takes the listener on a tour of the possibilities of meditation, and describes the practical necessities of creating a meditation practise. View all tracks »
Live Streaming Channels
Having trouble listening to the below links? Try this page »
Channel 1 – Music of Sri Chinmoy Spiritual/World Music/Relaxation/Meditation Meditative recordings, talks, and recordings that carry the deep meditative consciousness that Sri Chinmoy brought to everything he did. Includes recordings of Sri Chinmoy singing some of the 22,000+ songs he composed, as well as performances from the 800 Peace concerts he held around the world.
Channel 2 – Relaxation and inspiration Inspirational/World/Relaxation/Easy listening Artists from around the world perform arrangements of Sri Chinmoy’s songs in a wide variety of styles. New and old recordings from groups and musicians such as Mountain Silence from Switzerland, Shindhu and Temple-Song-Hearts from the UK, noted New York flautist Premik Tubbs and more.
Channel 3 – Meditation
Music, mantras, exercises and chanting
Meditative music and practical exercises that will help listeners to silence their mind and bring their heart to the fore. Some tracks feature the ancient mantra Aum, chanted by meditation master Sri Chinmoy to create inner harmony.
Channel 4 – Spoken Word
Interviews, reading, poetry & stories
Spiritual wisdom contained in Sri Chinmoy’s writings, now available in audio version. Interviews, meditation workshops, university talks and poetry readings, some by Sri Chinmoy and others by his students or friends.
Channel 5 – World Harmony Mix
Sri Chinmoy’s music and recordings in tapestry with arrangements of his music by other artists, as well as music by other composers and artists. A balanced combination of calming soulful music and joyful inspirational recordings.
Playlists created by you.
Pick your favourite songs, save them for later or share them with the world.
Mantras for meditation »
A Taste of India »
Highlights from Sri Chinmoy’s Peace Concerts »
Meditate with Shindhu »
Sri Chinmoy »
Songs and aphorisms on peace by Sri Chinmoy »
Submitted by Elisabeth London, England, UK
I’m a beginner trying to follow a course and making a list of the mantras in the order we’ve chanted them in class.
This is a collection of mantras and simple songs that are good for mantra meditation and learning to sing spiritual songs.View all tracks »
Submitted by Tejvan Oxford, UK
Some of Sri Chinmoy’s songs performed with Indian style instruments, such as the sitar, tambura, harmonium and tabla. Include groups such as Vedic Fire, and Adesh and Family.View all tracks »
Submitted by Tejvan Oxford, Great Britain
Sri Chinmoy gave 777 Peace Concerts around the world. These are some of my favourite recordings from these concerts – featuring singing, esraj, flute, piano and other instruments.View all tracks »
Submitted by Adam Sheffield, Great Britain
I have always found Shindhu’s arrangements of Sri Chinmoy’s music particularly conducive to meditation. There is a beautiful yearning quality to their music which always lifts my aspiration, and helps me yearn for The Supreme more deeply in my meditation. I hope you like this selection of my favourites.View all tracks »
Submitted by Vijai Sastry Chennai, India
My play list ensures I listen to music and voices that enchant and allow me to sink deep into meditation. Please listen to the numbers during early hours while you are meditating or watching the day breaking!View all tracks »
Submitted by Tejvan Oxford, UK
Songs, aphorisms and talks on the theme of peace by Sri Chinmoy.
Shanti is the Sanskrit word for peace.View all tracks »
You may have missed…
Posts that were recently added to or updated on our site
Meditation Matters – Chapter 6
This is Chapter 6 of podcast Meditation Matters that includes episodes 61 to 72 describes topics as “Visualisation and Meditation” and what is the importance of daily “Morning Meditation”. Episodes 61 – 72: The Mind and the Heart (7) Sound and Silence The Power of Imagination The Mountaintop Turning the Light On Vaster than the […]Read more »
Meditation Matters – Chapter 3
This is Chapter 3 of podcast Meditation Matters that includes episodes 25 to 36 with topics as Breathing Exercises and Heart chakra. Full list: (25) – Breathe and Become Peace (1) (26) – Breathe and Become Peace (2) (27) – Our Treasure is Within (28) – Breathe and Become Power (29) – Breathe and Become […]Read more »
From our archives
Random selections from our site
“Songs of the Soul” Concert — San Diego, California
3 performances of Sri Chinmoy’s music, performed by his students, September 2008Read more »
Thought of the Day: On Self-Transcendence – Sanjaya Spettigue
Sanjaya Spettigue shares with us his inspiration on the theme of self-transcendence, learned from observing ultra-runners and how they challenge their age and other limitations.Read more »