Born in 1931, Sri Chinmoy spent over 20 years in a spiritual community, before coming to New York in 1964 to share the gift of meditation and inner development with seekers of truth in the West. He moved to the Briarwood area a few years later, and lived there until his passing in 2007.
For more information about Sri Chinmoy, you can visit his official site.
Sri Chinmoy’s students also offer free meditation classes in the local area, as well as in Manhattan and Brooklyn. For more information, please visit nycmeditation.org