Free meditation classes in the San Diego Sri Chinmoy Centre

Welcome to the San Diego Sri Chinmoy Centre. We are a dynamic group of people who organise ongoing classes and public racing events throughout the year.

Free Meditation Classes

Throughout the year, the San Diego Sri Chinmoy Centre offers free meditation classes for the surrounding community. We hope to provide meditation techniques and group meditations that will be of lasting value to seekers from all walks of life.

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2 Mile Community Races

The San Diego Sri Chinmoy Centre holds a free weekly 2-mile race every Saturday at 8pm in the summer for the local community (with the exception of a couple of weeks in mid-April and the second half of August). 

The race begins and ends at the Sri Chinmoy Peace Garden on Adams Avenue. Call 619-282-4116 for more information.

Annual Swim Run

For the adventurous and well-trained, join our Swim & Run events. Summer is always a busy time for the San Diego Sri Chinmoy Centre. In addition to running Jyoti-Bihanga Restaurant. and offering a series of free meditation classes, we sponsor Swim & Run events in San Diego –some  of the longest standing and best-loved races in the area! Here are a few pictures to give you a glimpse of race day.  

Dawn set-up
Braving the start                
An unofficial participant




The oldest vegetarian restaurant in San Diego

Started in 1986, Jyoti-Bihanga is situated on Adams Avenue, and offers delicious meals and lunches (Tip - try the Neatloaf), as well as a beautiful atmosphere to eat in.

3351 Adams Avenue, San Diego, CA 92116.
Phone:(619) 282-4116
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Sri Chinmoy Peace Garden


Inaugurated in 2012, this park aims to provide a quiet space in one of the busiest parts of San Diego, so that the public can find a moment’s peace in the middle of a busy world.

Sri Chinmoy in San Diego

Sri Chinmoy visited San Diego many times, including a Peace Concert he gave in 2005.