Activity Offerings

1. What is CHINMAYA MIND? A series of online guided meditations focusing on values, as we embark on a journey of spiritual awareness. The registered members of this group will receive one audio file (15 minutes) every THURSDAY through WhatsApp from Swami Ishwarananda, who will speak...

[audio mp3="https://chinmayala.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Maansapuja.mp3" autoplay="true"][/audio] (Keep your audio unmuted to listen to the audio track) Salutations to Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda In this session, we perform the mental worship (known as maanasa pooja) to Pujya Gurudev on the occasion of his birthday. Traditionally there are 16 steps to Puja and...

Setukari has been a recent addition to Chinmaya Mission’s grass-root activities with the role of ‘building bonds’ between the young and the old in these fast-changing times. Initiated at the World Worker’s Conference held in December 2012, camps and other activities for this age group...

WORSHIP THE GURU Swami Tejomayananda It is only in Hinduism that we revere the Guru. So great is the reverence that the place of the Guru is considered even higher than that of the Lord himself. This statement being so profound is difficult to accept and many...

Ishavasya Upanishad Talks by Swami Ishwarananda Step-by-step Ishavasyopanishad shows us how to see the supreme One whilst in the world of plurality. The potency of the first verse itself is considered to be sufficient to reproduce the entire Vedic literature. It’s famed fifteenth verse hiranmayena patrena...

Hari Om! Swami Ishwarananda will continue the discourses on Maneesha Panchakam for adults through ChinmayaLA Channel on YouTube. webcast:  Sundays at 830 am PST ...

  Does tapas have the power to remove bad karmas? Your question, as it stands, must be answered with a definite "No." Tapas, in itself, has no power to remove or to add, but the ascetic (tapasvin) has all the powers. Tapas is a discipline under which...

The Choice is Ours Kathopanishad classifies all actions into two divisions with reference to their results. the fruits of action can be of two kinds: those contributing to the ephemeral joys in life and those leading to immortal bliss. That is to say, our efforts can...

The podcast that interviews entrepreneurs and activists, politicians and professors, journalists, entertainers, spiritual teachers, and more on how Hinduism shapes their work and lives. All American. So Hindu. Brought to you by the Hindu American Foundation. Swamis Speak: Swami Ishwarananda In this installment of our Swami's Speak...

current_time( 'mysql' ) returns local site time: 2020-06-03 21:21:26
current_time( 'mysql', 1 ) returns GMT: 2020-06-04 04:21:26
current_time( 'timestamp' ) returns local site time: 2020-06-03 21:21:26current_time( 'timestamp', 1 ) returns GMT: 2020-06-04 04:21:26

TIME NOW : SYSTEM