#225. Sri Chinmoy 7 & 13 Hour Races (Magnuson Park, Seattle – May 25, 2024)

The 7-Hour Race is the perfect jumping-off event for runners seeking to go beyond the marathon distance, while the 13-Hour Race is a true ultra-running experience. Team runners cheer each other on and work to achieve a timed goal. All the races are in an enthusiastic, cheerful and meditative atmosphere. The 1.54-mile loop course offers views of Lake Washington and the back woods of Seattle’s most scenic park.

To find out more, visit the official website: www.srichinmoyraces.org

Week 170: I Love Singing

Songs:

– Kabe Kabe Kabe Urdhe Jete Habe
– Kabe Bhangbo Kabe Moher Bandhan
– Haste Habe Haste Maner Timir Nashte

Enjoy singing along with the audio recordings. These songs are composed by Sri Chinmoy and performed by his disciple Purnakama. Please click the link below to listen to or download the audio and song scores:

 

Lyrics:

1. Kabe Kabe Kabe Urdhe Jete Habe

Kabe kabe kabe
Urdhe jete habe

Translation:

When, when, when
Must one go to Heaven above?
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


2. Kabe Bhangbo Kabe Moher Bandhan

Kabe bhangbo kabe
Moher bandhan bhabe

Translation:

When will I break, when,
This illusion-bondage on earth?
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


3. Haste Habe Haste Maner Timir Nashte

Haste habe haste
Maner timir nashte

Translation:

Have to smile, have to smile,
To lessen the darkness of the mind.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook

 

© 2024 Sri Chinmoy Centre

May 25, 2024

 

Week 169: I Love Singing

Songs:

– Premer Bale Khunjbo Hiyar Jale Pujbo
– Jiban Jethai Ghure Maran Sethai Ure
– Nabin Ushare Daki Nabin Swapane Rakhi

Enjoy singing along with the audio recordings. These songs are composed by Sri Chinmoy and performed by his disciple Purnakama. Please click the links below to listen to or download the audio and song scores:

 

Lyrics:

1. Premer Bale Khunjbo Hiyar Jale Pujbo

Premer bale khunjbo
Hiyar jale pujbo

Translation:

I shall search with love’s strength
And worship with my heart’s tears.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


2. Jiban Jethai Ghure Maran Sethai Ure

Jiban jethai ghure
Maran sethai ure

Translation:

Whither the life travels,
Thither the death doth fly.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


3. Nabin Ushare Daki Nabin Swapane Rakhi

Nabin ushare daki
Nabin swapane rakhi

Translation:

I invoke the new dawn
And hold to new dreams.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook

 

© 2024 Sri Chinmoy Centre

May 19, 2024

 

Week 168: I Love Singing

Songs:

– Nitya Prabhu Nitya Raibo Tomar Vritya
– Tomare khunjigo aji Amire tyajiya majhi
– Raibo Phute Sri Charane Mor Jibane Ar

Enjoy singing along with the audio recordings. These songs are composed by Sri Chinmoy and performed by his disciple Pavaka. Please click the links below to listen to or download the audio and song scores:

 

Lyrics:

1. Nitya Prabhu Nitya Raibo Tomar Vritya

Nitya prabhu nitya
Raibo tomar vritya

Translation:

Always, Lord, always,
I shall remain your servant.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


2. Tomare khunjigo aji Amire tyajiya majhi

Tomare khunjigo aji
Amire tyajiya majhi

Translation:

I shall search for You today,
O my Boatman, leaving my self aside.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


3. Raibo Phute Sri Charane Mor Jibane Ar

Raibo phute sri charane
Mor jibane ar marane

Translation:

I shall remain blossomed at my Lord’s Feet,
In my life, and in my death.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook

 

© 2024 Sri Chinmoy Centre

May 12, 2024

 

#222. Sri Chinmoy 2 Mile Race, Oxford 2024 – 70th Anniversary of Sub-Four Minute Mile

102 runners entered the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 2 Mile Race, Oxford 2024 on 6th May. It happened to be the 70th Anniversary of Roger Bannister breaking the first sub-four-minute mile at Iffley Road, Track, Oxford. This video captures a flavour of the event, plus short archive footage from 1954.

Here are the links to

Video: Sahadeva and Devashishu Torpy. Video edit: Tejvan Pettinger

To find out more, visit the official website: www.srichinmoyraces.org

#221. Gandharva Quartet – Live Concert in Skopje

The video captures the enchanting performance of Gandharva, a quartet merging Austrian and Dutch musical talents. With finesse and passion, they elevate Sri Chinmoy’s compositions to unparalleled artistic heights, conveying intricate emotions and messages through their harmonious melodies. Recorded in Skopje on April 27, 2024, the quartet features:

– Shamita (Vienna, Austria) on cello
– Dohai (Vienna, Austria) on violin
– Boiravi (Vienna, Austria) on violin
– Vapustara (Amsterdam, Netherlands) on piano

To find out more about Sri Chinmoy, please visit the official website: www.srichinmoy.org

Week 167: I Love Singing

Songs:

– Mithya Katha Balbona Mithya Sathe
– Ogo Amar Neye Dhanya Tomai Peye
– Khuliya Rekhechi Pran Eso Eso Sumahan

Enjoy singing along with the audio recordings. These songs are composed by Sri Chinmoy and performed by his disciple Purnakama. Please click the link below to listen to or download the audio and song scores:

 

Lyrics:

1. Mithya Katha Balbona Mithya Sathe

Mithya katha balbona
Mithya sathe chalbona

Translation:

I will not tell a lie.
I will not go with falsehood.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


2. Ogo Amar Neye Dhanya Tomai Peye

Ogo amar neye
Dhanya tomai peye

Translation:

O my Boatman,
I am blessed to get You.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook


3. Khuliya Rekhechi Pran Eso Eso Sumahan

Khuliya rekhechi pran
Eso eso sumahan

Translation:

I have kept my heart-door open.
Come, come, O Great One.
– Sri Chinmoy, ‘Little Songs 1995’ songbook

 

© 2024 Sri Chinmoy Centre

May 3, 2024