Sri Chinmoy is a spiritual Teacher who taught meditation and also the benefits of leading a dynamic outer life. As well as being a poet, athlete and author Sri Chinmoy was a prolific composer of spiritual music – he composed over 21,000 songs in both English and his native Bengali. Sri Chinmoy also performed on several instruments – recording many albums of meditative music and also performing his own compositions in public concerts
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“To me, music is not something that we see. Music is not even something that we feel. Music is something that we must grow into.”
– Sri Chinmoy 
During his time in the West, Sri Chinmoy offered 777 Peace Concerts in different parts of the world. Sri Chinmoy taught that music can be a complement to meditation.
Recently uploaded recordings by Sri Chinmoy
In any of the fields into which he entered – poetry, art, athletics – Sri Chinmoy’s output was prolific, and his audio output of music and talks was no exception. This site contains some of the many recordings that have been released over the years.
April 5, 2023
Concert in San Francisco
A recording from 1982, taken during one of Sri Chinmoy’s concerts in San Francisco. The concert features several ethereal flute recordings, and also Sri Chinmoy, accompanied by the harmonium, singing some classic songs from his repertoire.
November 18, 2022
A Crying Heart and a Smiling Soul
In this CD Sri Chinmoy sings 51 songs, accompanying himself with the harmonium.
These songs are spiritual poems by Sri Chinmoy, which he sets to music. On some occasions, Sri Chinmoy will set the poem to music at the same time as he is writing it, yet the poems always are composed in Bengali meter and rhyme! Read more »
July 12, 2022
The recording God’s Compassion-Rain is a selection of recordings by Sri Chinmoy from a series of concerts held in the United States between 1989 and 1991. It includes a stirring recording of Phire Chalo, a favourite song of Sri Chinmoy.
January 30, 2022
Is the West Unspiritual? (2017 CD)
A selection of talks by Sri Chinmoy from the very beginning of his spiritual mission in the West. These talks were given in Puerto Rico, where the Master founded his first meditation centre in 1966.
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Playlists of Sri Chinmoy’s music
Here are just a few of Sri Chinmoy’s recordings, taken from around the site. You can make your own playlists by clicking on the settings icon () next to music that you like – find out more here ».
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Talks & interviews
Sri Chinmoy’s radio and tv interviews. Plus recordings of talks at major universities. More »
The Inner Experience of Light
A recording from a spiritual lecture on ‘The Inner Experience of Light’ by Sri Chinmoy given in 1973. As well […]Read more »
Three radio interviews with Sri Chinmoy
This album “Humanity’s Heart-Radio” features three interviews with Sri Chinmoy from the year 1977. It includes question and answers on […]Read more »
Sri Chinmoy was a prolific poet, who composed both short aphorisms and more traditional longer poetry. More »
Sri Chinmoy sings his own compositions. This includes his own compositions and traditional Indian mantras. More »
Two very different musical performances by Sri Chinmoy
Two unique performances given in the space of 9 days in June 2003: a synthesiser concert Sri Chinmoy described as his masterpiece, and a spontaneous, wordless singing elegy evoking the spirit of the ancient Indian dhrupada form.Read more »
Sri Chinmoy sings Bengali songs
In this recording from 1981, Sri Chinmoy sings several of his favourite songs over a 15 minute period. Sri Chinmoy […]Read more »
During his time in the West, Sri Chinmoy recorded innumerable albums (including vinyl, cassette, and later CD). However, a few albums really stand out as being classics. We will add these classic albums in due course.
- Existence-Consciousness-Bliss – esraj, harmonium and vocals.
- My Europe-Aspiration-Blossoms – organ performances in Europe
- Concert de Paix, Paris, 1984 – one of the earliest Peace Concerts with flute, esraj, cello, harmonium and vocal.
Random selections from Sri Chinmoy’s audio recordings, including popular categories, such as interviews, flute, esraj, singing and poetry recitals. More »
“Soul-Flames” by Sri Chinmoy
This album includes 13 songs with Sri Chinmoy singing, accompanied by the harmonium. The album was recorded on 13 April […]Read more »
Experience and Realisation, CD by Sri Chinmoy
This CD offers a wonderful kaleidoscope of poetry, prose and music by Sri Chinmoy. The album includes three short talks […]Read more »
One Thousand Lotus Petals, Part 2, CD 4
These 50 songs are amongst the best-known and loved songs out of Sri Chinmoy’s extensive canonRead more »
Songs, aphorisms and talks on Peace
by Sri Chinmoy