Oxford Sri Chinmoy Centre
The Oxford Sri Chinmoy Centre was established May 1981.
The Sri Chinmoy Centre provides a focal point for students of Sri Chinmoy who live in Oxford. The centre meditates as a group twice a week and also offer a range of other related activities, such as meditation classes, races, concerts and art exhibitions.
Free Meditation Classes
The Sri Chinmoy Centre in Oxford usually offers free meditation classes during each university term. These meditation classes are open to anyone interested in learning about the basics of meditation.
For details of next classes, kindly use this contact form
Sri Chinmoy Peace Mile - Cutteslowe Park
In May 1986, Sri Chinmoy, with the Mayor of Oxford, Bill Fagg, inaugurated a new ‘Sri Chinmoy Peace Mile‘ at Cutteslowe Park, Oxford.
The Peace mile is designed to offer runners and walkers a focused loop dedicated to peace.
- Oxford Peace Mile at Student of Peace
Races in Oxford
Members of the Oxford Sri Chinmoy Centre organise Self-Transcendence Races (from 2 miles to 4 miles)
at the Sri Chinmoy Peace Mile, Cutteslowe Park, Oxford
- For more details, see Sri Chinmoy Races - UK
World Harmony Run in Oxford
The World Harmony Run visiting the Oxford Mindfulness clinic at Warneford hospital. The World Harmony Run is an initiative founded by Sri Chinmoy in 1987 dedicated to promoting the ideals of peace and harmony.
More on Oxford Harmony Run at World Harmony Run.org
Members of the Oxford Sri Chinmoy Centre and musicians from across the UK have offered concerts of soulful music in a variety of locations, such as The Jacqueline du Pre Music Building, St Hilda's and Holywell Music Room.
Sri Chinmoy in Oxford
Sri Chinmoy visited Oxford on nine occassions. He gave lectures at the Oxford Union and Keble College. He offered two peace concerts (at the Sheldonian and Christ Church Cathedral. On his last visit in 2003, Sri Chinmoy honoured several university professors as part of his 'Lifting up the world with a oneness heart' programme.
Sri Chinmoy at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford in 2005.
Members of the Oxford Sri Chinmoy Centre include:
First-hand experiences of meditation and spirituality.
Regaining My Inner JoySujata Muto Kyoto, Japan
'You two have been friends for many hundreds of years'Jogyata Dallas Auckland, New Zealand
Sri Chinmoy's biography, written by one of the most famous Bengali authorsMahatapa Palit New York, United States
The Swimming RelayToshala Elliott Auckland, New Zealand
A demonstration of the Master’s occult powersArpan De Angelo New York, United States
Praying for God’s Grace to DescendSweta Pradhan Kathmandu, Nepal
Listen to the inner voiceVidura Groulx Montreal, Canada
President Gorbachev: a special soul brought down for a special reasonMridanga Spencer Ipswich, United Kingdom
The day I made a useless and ridiculous weightlifting machine for GuruDevashishu Torpy London, United Kingdom
My RoomPreetidutta Thorpe Auckland, New Zealand
Spiritual FriendsPreetidutta Thorpe Auckland, New Zealand
If I can smile like that, it's worth becoming a discipleMahatapa Palit New York, United States
Spirituality means speedPatanga Cordeiro São Paulo, Brazil
interviews with Sri Chinmoy's students