About Sri Chinmoy
A spiritual teacher, poet, artist, musician and athlete.
‘The Battle of Kurukshetra‘ (1st piano performance)
On 22 February 1987, Sri Chinmoy gave his first piano performance at Buchman Hall, Manhattan, NY. This powerful, energising and soulful nine-minute improvisation came just a few days after Sri Chinmoy started to play the piano. Sri Chinmoy later gave this performance the title ‘The Battle of Kurukshetra.’Read more »
My Prayerful Salutations to the United Nations – Volume IV
Selected performances from 50 concerts in 1995Read 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.
Musical arrangement based on the “Peace Run”
The year 2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run, founded by Sri Chinmoy in 1987. To mark this momentous 30th Anniversary, Paree Atkin has made a choral/instrumental arrangement of some of Sri Chinmoy’s songs dedicated to the Peace Run. This was performed by the all-local group of Sri Chinmoy students […]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 – Breathing Excercise »
Meditation Matters – Chapter 1 »
Guided Meditation – Breathing in peace and joy »
Guided Meditation – The vastness of the sky »
January 1, 2013
In this recording, Kishore Cunningham offers a simple guided meditation exercise, to help beginners focus on their new meditation practise. The guided meditation also has relaxing music, recorded by Swiss musician Alap to help create a meditative atmosphere.
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 »
February 2, 2013
In this guided meditation, Kaivalya offers a simple meditation exercise for breathing in peace. If you can practise this exercise for 5-10 minutes a day, it will help to calm your mind and energize your body.
Live Streaming Channels
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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.
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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 »
Submitted by Tejvan Oxford
A selection of great relaxing music from groups within the Sri Chinmoy Centre. Includes some meditative tracks from Ananda, Mountain Silence, Shindhu, Temple Song Heart and Arthada. Perfect for meditation and relaxation.View all tracks »
Submitted by Tom Edinburgh, Scotland
A selection of powerful improvisations by Sri Chinmoy on both the piano and organ. If you sometimes have difficulty staying awake during meditation, these unique musical performances will take you beyond the mind into a new realm.View all tracks »
Submitted by Tom Edinburgh, Scotland
A selection of some classic soulful songs by a variety of different female groups. These songs are evocative of a very soulful and meditative feeling. The music is performed with great sensitivity and directness. It touches the soul and is a real tonic for those seeking a more spiritual aspect of life.View all tracks »
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Two Performances, June, 2017, Aspiration-Ground, New York
Two performances from Aspiration-Ground in New York, including a meditative ehru and flute performance by Arpan and Kodanda. In the first performance Kodanda plays the Erhu and the Bass Flute, while Arpan recites. The second one is an all-male ensemble lead by Jagadahata, Sadhak and Satyajit. They combine some nice arrangements of Sri Chinmoy’s music […]Read more »
Alap and Lucas in Greece
A short performance by Alap Jetzer and Lucas on flute and percussion. Two accomplished musicians, Alap and Lucas weave a unique harmony of meditative music. The songs are based on the compositions of Sri Chinmoy. Alap has spent a lifetime perfecting the art of his music. He often builds his own instruments.Read more »
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