Free meditation classes in Montreal (English)


images-2Welcome to, a site maintained by the Montreal Sri Chinmoy Centre. For the past 35 years our members have been offering free meditation workshops, classes and concerts of meditative music throughout the Montreal area. Thousands of meditation students have benefited from these classes by bringing into their lives tools to help them achieve calmer, happier and more meaningful lives. We welcome you to join them!

For our French Home Page, please click  here

    Updated: December 27, 2014

Happy New  Year , 2015!

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The next set of  free meditation  classes  in English will  be held in January and February, 2015 at McGill University, downtown campus.

The classes will be held on 3 Mondays  beginning January 26th,continuing Feb.2nd, Feb. 9th, and the final class is on Tuesday, Feb, 17th. They will begin at 6:30 and finish by 8Pm.

If you have left your name and phone number in the contact us section, we will call you in the new year with the specific location information and have you confirm your attendance. The courses are consecutive, so no new people can join after the first two classes. Thank you for your understanding.

For those interested in continuing after the  4 classes, there will be an advanced  follow up course  of 3 months based on the teachings of Spiritual Master Sri  Chinmoy. All classes are free of charge! This will be explained in the final class.

This class will be given by Vidura Groulx. co -leader of the Montreal Sri Chinmoy Centre , who has been meditating for over 42 years. Vidura has studied and presently practices sound therapy and will bring this  as well as his musical expertise to the classes.


November 19th was the 40th anniversary of when Sri Chinmoy began painting spiritual works of art called Jharna Kala ( Fountain Art), in Ottawa, Canada. To commemorate this occasion , the Canadian Sri Chinmoy Centres have opened a temporary Art Gallery in Ottawa from now until the end of April ! The gallery is situated at  34 Elgin Street at Queen Street, very close to the Parliament Buildings and Spark Street Mall.

The entrance is free!

Enjoy the peaceful and joyful paintings. Here are a few pictures. The Gallery is open from 10am to 7pm daily until April 30th( extension! )



In the meantime, please look at the ABCs – Getting Started page to help you begin your meditation practice. ( scroll down )

 For further information, please call 514-489-5692 

Peace and light.

Devaki and Vidura

* Please leave your phone number and not an email on our web site as we prefer to contact you by phone.Thank you for your understanding.

In the meantime, please visit our site and the links to get you started.


bali lotusAbout our meditation classes.

All our classes are offered free of charge from beginning to end. It is Sri Chinmoy’s philosophy that inner peace is one’s birthright and one should therefore never be charged a fee to find it.



Vidura Groulx. Meditation instructor.

Devaki Groulx, meditation instructor.

Devaki Groulx. Meditation instructor.

About Our Instructors

Devaki and Vidura Groulx have been running the Montreal Sri Chinmoy Centre for over 35 years. Read more….


meditation TurkeyThe ABCs of Meditation

How to get started and some useful tips….

Other meditation websites in Canada:


Sri Chinmoy Centres across Canada:

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