Sri Chinmoy Archive

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Gury stocks U.N.: Ex-cultists

July 19, 2004 — A Queens guru who’s been accused of seducing women despite his vow of chastity has stacked U.N. headquarters with scores of followers in a bid to promote himself as an advocate for world peace, according to …

Ex-followers rip ‘sleazy’ Sri

Charges of sexual exploitation are being leveled against a Queens-based guru who has presided over a worldwide spiritual empire for nearly 40 years, The Post has learned. The 72-year-old Chinmoy Kumar Ghose – Sri Chinmoy to the faithful – moved …

Behind the celebrity big hug

Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), Sep. 13, 2002 http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2002/09/12/1031608299700.html Politicians who endorsed the world’s biggest hug for peace may not be aware of the religious subtext , writes John Safran. Say what you like about bible-types bashing on your door on …

Bless You, Sir, May I Jog Another?

The path to enlightenment and lasting world peace is an arduous journey. But for the long-shuffling disciples of Sri Chinmoy, spiritual visionary and proponent of ultra-endurance athletics, their 2,700-mile, 5,000-lap pilgrimage unfolds outside Thomas A. Edison Vocational Technical High School …