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 a positive contributor to the society.
The Mission: The word 'Chinmaya' means 'true knowledge'. Chinmaya Mission is an organisation where seekers of Truth come together to acquire and impart the ancient teachings of the Upanishads.
Our Motto: To give maximum happiness to maximum number for the maximum time is our religion.
(Last Updated on 19 Jan 2014)
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Love, Actually?
A play about marriage

Saturday 1st February @ 6.30pm &
Sunday 2nd February @ 2pm and 6pm



Chinmaya Mission UK invites you to unique play staged by our talented youth wing (CHYK) this February, that offers an entertaining yet spiritual lens to themes of love, relationships and marriage.

Saturday 1st February @ 6.30pm & Sunday 2nd February @ 2pm and 6pm

Come and celebrate with us at the Shaw Theatre in Central London:

Regular Activities in UK
Adult Study Classes
  Study groups constitute the heart of our Mission. The ideas gathered by you, when discussed with others, not only become deeply rooted in yourself, but they also inspire those who listen to you. More
Balavihar - Classes For Children
  The greatest boon given by Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda to the younger generation is Balavihar. Balavihar provides a spiritual and cultural orientation to children of the modern age. more
CHYK (Youth) Study Classes
  Through discussion with like-minded people, CHYK class gives us the sustenance we require to keep enquiring and growing. In the process we cultivate every quality necessary to win the game of life. More
Vanaprastha Senior Citizens Group
Chinmaya Mission UK welcome you to the first ever Chinmaya Vanprastha Sansthan (Senior Citizens Group) group outside India whose motto is Graceful Ageing through Spiritual Living. More
Swaranjali (Music & Arts Classes)
  Monthly Bhajan sessions (Swaranjali) , weekly music classes and youth music groups (CHYKSoul) are held at our centre Chinmaya Kirti (Hendon, North London) Browse the full schedule More
Puja and Chanting Classes
  Weekly Puja and Chanting sessions, including Hanuman Chalisa and Guru Paduka Puja are held at Chinmaya Kirti our ashram in Hendon. Browse the full schedule More
2014 - Year of the Bhagavad Gita
Pujya Guruji visits London August 2014

Pujya Guruji Swami Tejomayananda, Head of Chinmaya Mission Worldwide, visits London and will give a 5 day discourse on Bhagavad Gita Chapter 12 (Yoga of Devotion/Bhakti)
from Aug 5-10


Swami Swaroopananda visits London May 2014

Swami Swaroopananda visits London and will give a 6 day discourse on Bhagavad Gita Chapter 3 (Karma Yoga) at the Sattavis (Advait) Centre in Wembley from May 11-16


New Bhagavad Gita Course
  Introducing a New Bhagavad Gita Course from Chinmaya International Foundation (CIF)
Dr. Kshama Metre wins award in London

We heartily congratulate Dr Kshama Metre, Director of CORD (Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development) for winning the Guardian International Development Achievement Award 2012.

CIRS ranked no. 1 in TN and No. 10 in India !
  Chinmaya International Residential School, Coimbatore (CIRS) India.ranks no.1 boarding school in TN and Top 10 in India .more
What's New ....

Advanced Postal & E-Vedanta Course

Online Easy Sanskrit Course

Introducing a New Bhagavad Gita Course from Chinmaya International Foundation (CIF)

Online Easy Sanskrit Course
  An Online Sanskrit course is now available to all interested students and seekers as an email course, designed by CIF More
Video Messages from Pujya Guruji

Other Video Clips - Chinmaya Internet Channel

Video Clips

Video Clips of Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda

Video Clips
of Chinmaya Mission

Video Clips of Rural Projects

Chinmaya International Foundation
  Chinmaya International Foundation is the academic front of Chinmaya Mission worldwide . A centre for advanced Sanskrit research and ideology recognised by Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottyam.. Visit Website
Pujya Guruji Launches Purohit Course
  In line with Pujya Gurudev's vision, Chinmaya Mission now proposes to start a Purohit Course to train 'Purohits' (Hindu Priests) with knowledge of Puja Vidhis, Shodasha Samskaaras, Vaidik Chanting, Sanskrit and Hindu Culture..more
Youth Empowerment Program (YEP)
  All social evils the world over, are nothing but effects. Let’s work to remove the cause through right knowledge, rather than fighting the effects.CHYK announces the launch of the second batch of Yuva Veer - Youth Empowerment Program (YEP) more
The Chinmaya Vibhooti Project
  The Chinmaya Vibhooti project in Maharashtra is a grateful tribute to Pujya Gurudev, Swami Chinmayananda by means of a vision centre to keep his vision ever glowing and vibrant. More
Chinmaya Organisation For Rural Development
  CORD'S vision is to harness human resources and enable the poor to transform their lives through programmes driven by themselves. It will facilitate integrated and sustainable development of the poor. More
Padma Shri Awarded To Dr. Kshama Metre
  We heartily congratulate Dr Kshama Metre, Director of CORD (Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development) for being awarded India's prestigious Padma Shri Award for Social Service.. More
Chinmaya Naada Bindu
  Chinmaya Naada Bindu is a new educational institute, fully dedicated to Indian classical music and dance. Situated on the Chinmaya Vibhooti site, Chinmaya Naada Bindu,will invite and welcome students from all over the world. .more
CCMT Produces Upanishad Ganga
  The theme of the Upanishads, is unique and has never been telecast as a TV serial to date. Chinmaya Mission is privileged to take up this project under its new wing, "Chinmaya Creations.". .more
CIRS Students Visit President Of India
  Students of Chinmaya International Residential School, Coimbatore (CIRS) was fortunate to be invited to the Rashtrapati Bhavan for an interaction with His Excellency, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, President of India. .more
CIRS -Chinmaya International Residential School
  Chinmaya International Residential School, Coimbatore (CIRS) India. .more
Watch Pujya Gurudev & Guruji On Aastha
  Chinmaya Mission are delighted to announce that Aastha International (Sattelite Channel) wll be televising Bhagavad Geeta lectures bu Pujya Gurudev and lectures on Ishavasya Upanishad by Pujya Guruji. More
Guruji Honoured As "Hindu Of The Year"
  Swami Tejomayananda, spiritual leader of Chinmaya Mission Worldwide was recently announced as being chosen to receive the "Hindu Renaissance Award" as "Hindu of the Year" by Hinduism Today . More
Hinduism: Frequently Asked Questions
  Chinmaya Mission is proud to present our latest publication This is a perfect text for all ages and especially the youth and those taking GCSE Hinduism. There are about 89 questions answered in this book. more
Support CMUK By Searching The Web
  Chinmaya Mission UK (CMUK) is now registered with everyclick.com, an internet search engine with a big difference - it donates half its revenues to charity! more
Advanced Postal & E-Vedanta Course
  The Advanced Postal Vedanta and E-Vedanta Courses from CIF were launched on Guru Purnima, July 10th 2006. These will be one-year home-study courses aimed at providing clarity and depth to one's Vedantic study.. more
Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda
Inner transformation of individuals resulting in a happy world around them.
A True Life Member
He, whose life is constantly dedicated to the service of others, is a true life-member of Chinmaya Mission
We Stand as one family, bound to each other with love and respect. We serve as an army, ever united.. more...
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