Taking on Challenges

Fitness has been a theme in the Sri Chinmoy Centre over the past month or two, with a number of us having a shot at… »

Beyond Infinity

The philosophy of the heart that imposes no finite boundaries on infinity has an advanced understanding that infinity actually, really is……….infinite!

Dawn After Dark

Learn how meditation within the context of a spiritual path produces positive transformation and brings hope ….

Global Peace Run Visits NZ

History’s longest and largest participation relay for world peace swept through Auckland and the central North Island in recent weeks, with thousands of school children… »

 Perspectives on Happiness

World class Kiwi trail runner and ultramarathoner Vajin Armstrong, whose happiness formula is a mix of meditation and mountain trails, inner calm and the soothing beauty of landscape.

Food for Thought

IndiaNZ Outlook contributing writer Jogyata Dallas interviews Auckland nurse and vegan Cheryll Martin about vegan principles and the growing global interest in animal rights/ethical living.

A Karma Yoga Exercise

Rather than the path of seclusion, karma yoga sees in the everyday challenges of life countless opportunities to learn, deepen and multiply our many good qualities.

Revisiting the Upanishads

by Jogyata Dallas I have been browsing through the Upanishads of late, enjoying their perennial wisdom and marvelling at the common ground they share with… »

Of Running and Meditation

by Jogyata Dallas From memory it was the famous Czech runner Emil Zátopek  – best known for winning three gold medals at the 1952 Summer… »

Exercise for Beginners

It’s hard trying to meditate every day. The chatter and constant movement of our mind, the momentum of habits and the addictive patterns of thought, make sitting still, breathing slowly, stepping back from it all and disentangling ourselves very difficult.

Talking to the Universe

One spiritual memory that lingers from the long ago is a time of solitude I experienced in my mid-twenties. Four decades have passed since those… »

Secrets of meditation

Jogyata Dallas, an accomplished meditation teacher, shares some profound insights on how to sustain your meditation practice …

News – 2 Mile Race

2 Mile weekly Saturday fun runs (free) at 7.15am at the Auckland Domain, meeting at the Cricket Pavilion – an informal run to promote physical fitness and self-transcendence. All welcome – simply turn up and try to beat your own time each week! Read on for this week winner …

Benefits of a vegetarian diet

Read how a vegan or vegetarian diet develop a deepening understanding of our oneness with all living things and the impact of our diet in the refinement of our consciousness …

Soul Birds Take Flight

Some reflections on a recent gallery of Sri Chinmoy’s art. Winter in Auckland. Slow veils of rain drift across the city, slide westward across the… »

Have you ever meditated?

When asking the question about whether you have ever meditated before to a room full of people embarking on an introductory meditation course, I am… »