Chinmaya Mission Worldwide

Global Happiness

Globally, Chinmaya Mission is involved in pioneering education and health projects, to furthering Sanskrit and empowering rural communities, and much more.

Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth

Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth – a university for Sanskrit and Indic Traditions blending Indian knowledge traditions with current-day applications.

Chinmaya International Foundation (CIF)

A unique centre of academic research for the advanced study of Sanskrit and Indology. Established at the maternal home of Adi Sankaracharya in Kerala, CIF is engaged in many pioneering activities.


Chinmaya Education Institutes (CVP)

The Chinmaya Education Movement comprises more than 80 schools and 8 colleges including management institutes and a top international residential school.

Rural Development (CORD)

CORD transforms the lives of thousands living in rural poverty through a grassroots, transformational and integrated approach. Working across more than 650 villages, it is the social service arm of Chinmaya Mission. Chinmaya Mission also runs a hospital and institute of nursing in Bangalore.

Chinmaya Vibhooti

Spanning over 70 acres and surrounded by mountains in Kolwan, Maharashtra, lays Chinmaya Vibhooti, a grand training and retreat centre, primarily for sevaks (volunteers) of Chinmaya Mission.

Chinmaya Naada Bindu (CNB)

Based at Chinmaya Vibhooti in Kolwan, this state-of-the-art residential training school of Indian Classical Music and Dance provides a vibrant atmosphere for students and established artists.