September - November Workshops

 

Welcome to the Wellington Sri Chinmoy Centre. We offer free meditation courses throughout the year approximately every month.

Upcoming classes and events

Our classes and classgivers  •  Get in touch!

How do I get started?

Simply fill in our contact form. One of our class co-ordinators will then be in touch with you with all the details you need to begin the next free meditation course available.

Do I need to bring anything?

No – just yourself, and a sincere willingness for more inner peace and happiness in your life.

Upcoming Events

SEPTEMBER Option 1 – Learn to Meditate

Mondays 10th and 17th September

6:30 – 8 PM

Quaker Centre, 8 Moncrieff St, Mt Victoria

SEPTEMBER Option 2 – Introduction to Meditation

Sunday 30th September

10 – 1 PM

Makaro Room, Wharewaka Function Centre

2 Taranaki Street, Wellington Waterfront

Registration required for all classes. Please text or call 021 2168343 to register

October and November Events

OCTOBER Option 1

4 Week beginner course

Tuesdays 9, 16, 23, 30 October

6:30 – 8 PM

Smart Newtown, 9/11 Constable St, Newtown

OCTOBER Option 2 – Introduction to Meditation

Sunday 21 October

10 – 1 PM

Makaro Room, Wharewaka Function Centre,

2 Taranaki Street, Wellington Waterfront

NOVEMBER Option 1

3 Week beginner course

Thursday 8, 15 and 22

Sunday 30th September

6 – 7:30 PM

Wellington Yoga and Meditation Centre

Kensington St, Te Aro

NOVEMBER Option 2 – Mantra and Meditation

Sunday 11th November

12:30 – 2 PM

Wellington Yoga and Meditation Centre

Kensington St, Te Aro

Registration required for all classes. Please call or text 021 2168343 to register

 

Our classgivers

Jogyata Dallas

has been meditating for a very very long time.

Jogyata Dallas, a teacher with the Sri Chinmoy CentreWhy meditate…what is the purpose?

Well, we nourish our body every day with food with great regularity, but most of us neglect to take care of some of the deeper aspects of ourselves. Meditation nourishes our mind and our soul and the spiritual aspects of our nature which also need constant attention. …keep reading.

Muslim Badami

student of Sri Chinmoy since 2003

Muslim meditationFinding Sri Chinmoy’s Meditation Path

At the beginning, all those years ago, I was not really looking for a spiritual Master or a path. Like most people I knew, I was neither very happy nor unhappy….keep reading.

Meditation journeys

Some of Sri Chinmoy’s students around the world talk about how they started meditation, and what inspires them to keep going

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Meditation and daily life

Ursula Maag

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How meditation can change expectations

Abhinandan

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Getting started with meditation

Ursula Maag

Devashishu Torpy talks about some things he has learnt about meditation. Sri Chinmoy TV

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Devashishu Torpy

Student of Sri Chinmoy since 1977

Resources and experiences…

For more articles, see our articles page…

Sri Chinmoy

Happy Rain

“Over the years” Sri Chinmoy once said, “ I have been to a number of countries that follow the teachings of the Lord Buddha, but here in Myanmar I feel that Lord Buddha has a very, very special eye of compassion and a very, very special heart of universal love. Myanmar I feel has a most special place in the heart of Lord Buddha. … keep reading

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Campfire Memories

In that brutal bad New Zealand winter of 2002 the worst storm ever recorded charged across the central North Island mountains, burying the forests in meters of snow and sending the few humans crazy enough to be out there in that onslaught fleeing for lonely mountain huts. Marooned by waist high drifts, fallen trees and winds colder than grief they huddled over cheerless fires …keep reading

 

Bali

 

Experiences of Bali

 

Bali, the land of a 1000 temples and a million smiling faces, a truly magical place where nature is so entwined in peoples’ existence and where the spiritual and materialistic worlds so effortlessly blend together, creating a perfect symphony of matter and spirit. … keep reading

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Silent Teachings

“We’re fools whether we dance or not, so we may as well dance..” Old Japanese proverb

My mid-60’s birthday is upon me, and with it comes that rather thoughtful and introspective feeling that often accompanies these milestone occasions. … keep reading

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Some Meditation Secrets: Part 1

In the great task of finding happiness and peace through meditation, there are some simple, useful things to keep in mind. Some of these are mentioned here: Don’t be too concerned with finding the right technique in meditation. Spiritual master Sri Chinmoy once commented that our own souls are our best teacher …keep reading

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Some Meditation Secrets: Part 2

  1. Feel gratitude at the very beginning of your meditation practise. This will remind you that you have reached a very special time in your evolution, and that you are awakening, that there is a quiet perfection behind your life that is giving you this special opportunity. You are among a tiny percentage of humanity opening up to a new consciousness…keep reading

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