When the power of love
Replaces the love of power
Man will have a new name:
Sri Chinmoy is a spiritual teacher who dedicated his life in service to aspiring humanity. With all of his soulful offerings - his prayers and meditations, his literary, musical and artistic works - Sri Chinmoy is trying to inspire mankind.
We hope that the simplicity, purity and light of Sri Chinmoy's offerings will also inspire you.
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Aspects of Sri Chinmoy's activities in the West. Sri Chinmoy devoted his life to the pursuit of harmony and oneness between people and between different cultures. He dynamically pursued this vision through the arts, athletics and humanitarian service.
The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run
The Peace Run is a global relay, created by Sri Chinmoy, that seeks to promote international friendship and understanding. People of all nationalities, faiths and traditions have been drawn to participate in this event since its inception in 1987.
Kind Words: Sri Chinmoy met with many world leaders, ambassadors and dignitaries to share his aspirations for a better world. A selection of kind words and tributes from different walks of life.
Biography of Sri Chinmoy
A short biography of Sri Chinmoy. Sri Chinmoy was born in India and came to the West in 1964. Sri Chinmoy lived in New York, until his Mahasamadhi in 2007.
Videos of Sri Chinmoy
Videos of Sri Chinmoy: Watch various activities of Sri Chinmoy. Including meditation, talks, concerts and other artistic activities.
Music of Sri Chinmoy
Radio Sri Chinmoy: Listen online to recordings of Sri Chinmoy's meditative music. Includes recordings by Sri Chinmoy and also by other performers.
Meditation Silence: Video Podcast
Meditation Silence with Sri Chinmoy Listen to the silence within you and learn the ancient art of meditation, at Sri Chinmoy TV.
Selected Writings. An introduction to the spiritual philosophy of Sri Chinmoy
My ultimate goal is for the power of love
To replace the love of power
Within each individual.
My ultimate goal is for the whole world
To walk together in peace and oneness.
"From the spiritual point of view, every seeker is a beginner. A beginner is he who has the inner urge to grow into something ever more divine, ever more illumining and ever more fulfilling. The moment you want to make constant and continuous progress, the moment you want to surpass yourself and enter into the ever-transcending Beyond, at that moment you become an eternal beginner. " (Read more)
Excerpt from: How to Begin Meditation
"Be happy in the morning with what you have. Be happy in the evening with what you are. Be happy. Don't complain. Who complains? The blind beggar in you. When you complain, you dance in the mire of ignorance-condition. When you don't complain, all conditions of the world are at your feet, and God gives you a new name: aspiration. Aspiration is the supreme wealth in the world of light and delight." (read more)
Excerpt from: Songs Of The Soul, Agni Press, 1971
Ingratitude and Gratitude
"Ingratitude is not our inability to acknowledge the gifts we receive from others. Ingratitude is our deliberate unwillingness to acknowledge the gifts we receive from others. Gratitude is receptivity, the receptivity that acknowledges others' gifts, others' love and concern. Each time we express gratitude, we expand our hearts." (read more)
Excerpt from My Rose Petals, Part 6, Agni Press, 1976
"Consciousness is the inner spark or inner link in us, the golden link within us that connects our highest and most illumined part with our lowest and most unillumined part. Consciousness is the connecting link between Heaven and earth." (read more)
Excerpt from The Summits of God-Life: Samadhi and Siddhi, Agni Press, 1974
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