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    Upcoming Meditation Classes

    Beginning in February, the Christchurch Sri Chinmoy Centre is offering free meditation courses throughout 2023. Details here »

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    About Meditation

    The practice of meditation releases a new and positive life force – born of inspiration, happiness and peace – into every aspect of our existence, creating the optimum conditions for vitality and health.
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  • Bhajans and Kirtan Evenings

    Bhajans and Kirtan Evenings

    On the first Tuesday of every month, the Christchurch Sri Chinmoy Centre offer Bhajans and Kirtan evenings that are free of charge and open to anyone who would like to attend. More here »

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    About Sri Chinmoy

    Our free meditation classes are based on the teachings of Sri Chinmoy who offered inspiration to millions worldwide during his lifetime of dedicated service. Through his writings, lectures, concerts, artwork and athletic endeavours, Sri Chinmoy humbly offered the message of self-transcendence and said, "We are all truly unlimited, if we only dare to try and have faith." More details here »

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    Contact Us

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Meditation Christchurch is a service of the Christchurch Sri Chinmoy Centre which provides learn-to-meditate programmes free of charge to the community. Our structured meditation courses introduce a broad range of effective meditation techniques with the aim of inspiring participants to develop a successful and progressive daily meditation practice at home. Following our introductory classes, we offer free continuation programmes to further deepen the meditation experience. The Sri Chinmoy Centre also provides a variety of sports events, cultural activities and concerts. Inspired by the teachings and example of Sri Chinmoy, we offer a uniquely modern and holistic approach to self-development by combining meditation and a dynamic lifestyle to enhance contemporary living. The New Zealand Sri Chinmoy Centre also offers free meditation classes in Auckland and in Wellington.

Upcoming Special Events 2023/24


Please note: as with our upcoming meditation classes, the special events listed below are free of charge but registration is required as space is limited. If you would like to attend any of these special events, you can either register via our contact page or by calling + 64 3 974 3137. The venue for all of these events, unless listed otherwise, is the Sri Chinmoy Centre, 363 St Asaph Street, Central Christchurch.

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