Sri Chinmoy sings, unaccompanied, 25 Bengali songs from the songbook “Bela Chale Jai”. Before singing, Sri Chinmoy also reads out the English translation of the song.

The album includes the song “Bela Chale Jai” – which is the title of the classic songbook. Sri Chinmoy also sings two versions of his immortal song on forgiveness ‘Jiban Debata’

Translation of song Bela Chale Jai

My time is passing away.
My time is passing away.
O, where are You,
My life’s last game?

– Sri Chinmoy, Bela Chale Jai

Comment on album

by Kamalakanta Nieves, July 2006

These songs are flooded with a sweet, devoted feeling. Therefore, this music is very conducive to meditation.

We are grateful to Sri Chinmoy for this soulful and illumining offering.


Artist: Sri Chinmoy
Name: ‘Sri Chinmoy Sings – Volume 8’
Related album: Sri Chinmoy Sings – Volume 7
Year of publication: 1978
Duration: 24:18
Publisher: SFSDC – Re-released Heart-Power-Radio 1993
Tracks uploaded and published: Kamalakanta Nieves, Tejvan Pettinger
Format: Advanced Audio Coding