The creative wing of Chinmaya Mission is 'Chinmaya Creations'. Chinmaya Mission is not just an organisation. Chinmaya Mission is a movement into Eternity, a noble resolve, a sacred journey, a highway to Happiness within and without. The logic of spirituality and the science of living, declared in Advaita Vedanta is the biggest contribution of Chinmaya Mission to the world at large. The principle of world-harmony and universal-happiness through individual transformation and mutual understanding is the basis of the Vision of Vedanta and so also of Chinmaya Mission.
About 300 centres all over the world, presence in 25 countries across the globe, more than 50 years of socio-spiritual service, more than 250 Acharyas & tens of thousands of volunteers working tirelessly for years, millions of lives touched and transformed through one Vision, one Mission Chinmaya Mission.
Everything we do, all that we think, and each endeavour we undertake is based on our motto: To give maximum happiness to maximum people for maximum time.
Inspiration Across Ages
Chinmaya Missions programmes aim at achieving personal excellence and social responsibility in all people cutting across age-groups through
Balavihar for children
Chinmaya Yuva Kendra (CHYK) for the youth
Study groups and Devi groups for the adults
Chinmaya Vanaprastha Sansthan for senior citizens
Chinmaya Swaranjali for the musically-inclined
Institutions and Projects
Chinmaya Mission is actively engaged in nation-building and cultural revival through extra-ordinary endeavours and unconventional projects like:
Sandeepany Sadhanalaya: Two years Residential Vedanta Courses are conducted in these modern Gurukulas, to quench the thirst of knowledge of seekers of all origins and backgrounds in English and Hindi.
Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development: CORD is engaged in sustained development of families living in the interior villages of Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu in India, and various parts of Sri Lanka.
Chinmaya International Foundation: Centre for Sanskrit research and Indology.
Chinmaya International Residential School: A school that brings together the best of the East and West.
Chinmaya Vidyalayas and Colleges: These educational institutions with a difference impart the knowledge and art of man making.
Chinmaya Mission Hospital and Chinmaya Institute of Nursing: Service in the field of healthcare and medicine is rendered through these institutions.
Chinmaya Institute of Management (CIM): An institution with a post-modern approach to development. Since its inception in the early 1990s, CIM has devised and delivered a wide range of workshops and seminars for corporate houses, entrepreneurs, field personnel and educational institutions, bringing positive change in the various spheres of the society.
Chinmaya Vibhooti: The vision centre located in Kolwan village near Pune, is the centre for inspiration and training for various activities of the Mission.
Chinmaya Naada Bindu: Housed in Chinmaya Vibhooti, Chinmaya Naada Bindu is a Gurukula for Indian classical dance and music.
Awakening Indians to India: A Nationwide quiz contest which reached out to 10 lakh youngsters and awakened them to the glory of India and mentioned in the Guinness Book of Records.
Transforming Indians to Transform India: A unique initiative to transform the country not by amending laws or changing names of cities but by transforming the most important person in the country the Indian.
Other Courses: Youth Empowerment Programme, Dharma Sevak Course, Samaj Sevak Course, Purohit Course, Classical Music and Dance Course, Postal and e-Vedanta Vedant and Bhagawad Geeta Courses are offered for aspirants from all walks of life. This goal of empowering society through spirituality is summarised in the Chinmaya Mission Statement: To provide to individuals, from any background, the wisdom of Vedanta and practical means for spiritual growth and happiness, enabling them to become positive contributors to society.
Come, Serve & Grow
Chinmaya Mission is engaged in diverse fields of activity towards nation-building, cultural revival and service to society, and provides a huge platform for service at various levels. You are cordially invited to join the noble work and contribute in the field(s) of your choice - Spiritual learning, Education, Healthcare, Rural development, Vocational training, Publicity and media, Fund raising, Empowering youth, Personality development, Pujas and rituals, Music and dance, Celebration of festivals.
To know more about Chinmaya Mission and its activities and projects, log on to www.chinmayamission.com