Books by Members of Sri Chinmoy Centre

A selection of books written by members of the Sri Chinmoy Centre.

on-sri-chinmoys-sunlit-path.jpgOn Sri Chinmoy's Sunlit Path
Author: 98 members of Sri Chinmoy Centre

This is a 500-page book, with over 100 stories by 98 disciples of Sri Chinmoy. It includes stories on joining the spiritual path, self-transcendence, meditation, service and experiences with Sri Chinmoy.

pradhan-book-150.jpgAt the Feet of my Master
Pradhan Balter

Pradhan Balter has been a student of Sri Chinmoy for over 30 years. In this book, he describes the challenges and joys of the intimate Guru-disciple relationship.

  • At the Feet of My Master, pub. Blue Beyond Books 2014.
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Morhall, Sumangali



Thompson, Ushasi

  • Thy Will be Done - Ushasi was a committed Christian. In this book she charts how she found herself meditating with Sri Chinmoy.
  • A Christian journey to Sri Chinmoy | About Thy Will be Done


Hutchinson, Manatita

Manatita write about his life with Sri Chinmoy, explaining the philosophy and spiritual practices of his Guru.


vijaya_0.jpgClaxton, Vijaya

  • Vijaya's stories as written by Nilima. Vijaya Claxton worked at the United Nations and became the oldest female to swim the English Channel. These stories give an insight into her spiritual life with Sri Chinmoy
  • pub. Goldenshore 2011

jogyata.jpgIn The Boat - 80 Stories by Jogyata
Dallas, Jogyata

  • . Jogyata Dallas writes 80 stories from his early life to the physical passing of his Guru Sri Chinmoy. Entertaining and illumining this is an enjoyable insight into his life with Sri Chinmoy.
  • pub. Goldenshore 2011

first-steps-sunlit-path.jpgFirst Steps on the Sunlit Path

Stories from many students of Sri Chinmoy, explaining  how they came to Sri Chinmoy's path.

Pub. Goldenshore


Subarata was a disciple of Sri Chinmoy from the mid 1970s to her passing in 2000. This is a collection of stories about Subarata's devotion, spiritual life and humorous ancedotes

pub. Goldenshore 2011


Sujantra - Pilgrimage of the Heart

Sujantra talks about his spiritual journey from a young boy to joining Sri Chinmoy's path in San Diego.

pub. Goldenshore 2016

adriano-book.jpgThe Challenge of the English Channel

A spiritual approach to the Mount Everest of Swimming by Adriano Passini

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Full list of titles - walking along Sri Chinmoy's Path

  • Adesh & Ajita
  • Akuti
  • Devaki
  • Sarama
  • Subarata
  • Sulochana
  • Tejvan
  • Trishakash
  • Utsahi
  • Vegabasti (Begabati)
  • Venu's Logbook (Astika)
  • Vijaya Claxton (Nilima)
  • Vijali



Spirituality and Self-Improvement


Baker, Kalatit

'Eat My Dust, Martin Luther' - A collection of 96 Essays on Modern Spirituality and New American Mysticism by Kalatit Jeffrey Baker

Kindle e-book at

happiness-follow-you_1.jpgHappiness will Follow You
Pettinger, Tejvan + Nirbhasa Magee

  • Practical articles on the theme of Self Improvement.
  • Happiness Will follow you, Pub. AB Academia Aoidon, 2011
  • Kindle edition |  Blog

Full list of books by students of Sri Chinmoy

  • Compassion Miracles, part 1-7
  • First Steps on the Path, part 1 - 3
  • Gratitude-Blossoms, part 1 - 5
  • Gratitude-Blossoms,


Books by other publishers

  • Databir – Seven Multiplied by Five Sagas
  • Kodanta – Through My Eyes
  • Manatita - My Guru, Sri Chinmoy
  • Pradhan - At the Feet of My Master
  • Shardul – My Hospital-Life-Experience
  • Shephali - Shephali's Occult World
  • Sumangali - Auspicious Good Fortune
  • Unmilan – My Weightlifting-Adventure
  • Ushashi Thompson – Thy Will be done

Upcoming books

  • Gratitude Blossoms 5: New Zealand Disciples
  • Gratitude Blossoms 6: Canadian Disciples


Biographies of Sri Chinmoy

madal_coveb.gifMadal the Child
Bennett, Vidagdha

  • Dr. Vidagdha Bennett writes about the early life of Sri Chinmoy in his home village of Shakpura, Chittagong.
  • Madal the Child at Equilibrium Books

villageboy_coveb.gifA Shakpura Village Boy
Bennett, Vidagdha