Purushottama Boris Grebenshikov in London
Recently Boris Grebenshikov (Purushottama) offered a special concert in London dedicated to the musical legacy of Sri Chinmoy. Purushottama performed with a selection of international guests, including several members of the Sri Chinmoy Centre. The concert was played to a packed audience at Holy Trinity Church, London with concertgoers expressing their appreciation for the music and special atmosphere of the event.
Peace Run visits Nepal
Earlier this week, the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run visited Nepal, including a visit to the sacred Shanti Stupa (Peace Shrine) in Pokhara on top of Ananda Hill.
During the opening ceremony, Mr Tej Bahadur Gurung offered his gratitude to the runners and expressed a strong hope that the message of the Peace Run would spread from this part of Nepal to all over the World.
Mountain Silence perform at UN in Geneva for Indian 70th anniversary
To help celebrate the 70th Anniversary of India’s Republic Day, the music group Mountain Silence were invited to offer a concert of music to those attending the celebrations at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.
Inspiration-Letters - Running issue
In this edition of "Inspiration-Letters," several writers from the Sri Chinmoy Centre share their thoughts on the topic of running. From reminiscences of coming last in a race to the spiritual odyssey of running a 47-mile race and thoughts on the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race.
To Sri Chinmoy, running was an essential aspect of his spiritual path, teaching that the inner running and outer running should go together as running can definitely encourage good qualities of dynamism, concentration, perseverance and transcendence of mental problems.
Video: What the Dublin Sri Chinmoy Centre did in 2017
It was a busy year for the Sri Chinmoy Centre in Dublin! The Centre gives free meditation classes every couple of months, and also organised two big meditation events with invited speakers. The Festival of Meditation in June featured talks and workshops by Pradhan Balter from Chicago, as well as concerts from British group Ananda and Glaswegian singer.
New Year Peace Run
To celebrate the New Year, the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run took part in events in Montenegro and Croatia.
On New Year’s Eve, an international team of runners marked the start of the upcoming year’s events by visiting the sacred mountain of Lovcen a national park of Montenegro.
200th Songs of the Soul Concert
Recently, students of Sri Chinmoy offered the 200th Songs of the Soul Concert in Budva, Montenegro. In the picturesque surroundings of Budva, several groups of musicians performed arrangements and interpretations of Sri Chinmoy’s music. Fusing a range of styles and instruments, the diversity of music contributed to a meditative and joyful atmosphere - appreciated by those in attendance.
A selection of links related to Christmas. This includes some videos and writings where Sri Chinmoy talks about the spiritual significance of Christmas. There are also selections of music related to Jesus Christ. Sri Chinmoy composed many songs dedicated to the Saviour Christ and also set words from the New Testament to music.
New History of Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team Distance Running
In many ways the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team was an early pioneer of distance running and helped to organise some of the first ultra distance races in American and around the world. Until the late 1970s, distance running was very much a minority sport with only a small number of events.
Artist in focus - Vilas Silverton
Vilas Silverton has been a student of Sri Chinmoy for approximately two decades. He is an accomplished artist - cultivating a unique and soulful approach to ceramics. His work has been extensively displayed throughout Great Britain. In this short interview, he talks about some of his artistic inspiration.
Could you tell us a little about your art?