Chinmaya Vidyalaya, New Delhi is one of the 84 educational institutions in India & abroad, run under the agesis of Chinmaya Mission. Chinmaya mission is a spiritual, educational and charitable revolution initiated by His Holiness Swami Chinmayanandaji. The sprawling campus is located in the posh south Delhi locale, Vasant Vihar, covering an area of 3.75 acres.Presently the mission is administered by Central Chinmaya Mission Trust (CCMT) in Mumbai, India. Under Swami Tejomayananda’s guidance, the Mission has continued mushrooming across the universe and stands today with over 300 centers worldwide.
The Mission’s various activities and projects include:
- Jnana Yajnas (Vedanta lecture series, seminars, workshops)
- Bala Vihar (Vedanta forum for children and youth).
- Yuva Kendra (Vedanta forum for university students and young professionals)
- Study Group (Vedanta forum for adults)
- Devi Group (Vedanta study and discussion forum for women)
- Spiritual Retreats and Camps
- Intensive Vedanta Courses (training for Chinmaya Mission’s order of monks, acharyas, and sevaks)
- Regional Centers
- Temples and Shrines
- Schools and Colleges
- Medical Services and Training
- Rural Village Development Projects
- Pitamaha Sadans (senior citizen homes)
- Management Courses and Services
- Research in Sanskrit and Indology
CHINMAYA EDUCATION MOVEMENT:
The Chinmaya Education Movement is one of the most important contributions of Chinmaya Mission Society. The journey began with a small nursery school in Kerela in the year 1976 and has expanded to 76 Vidyalayas, & 7 Colleges and an International Residential School, the first Chinmaya Vidyalaya outside India!Chinmaya Education Movement will serve as a spiritual workshop to mould and march- out the new generation of men and women, who will grow to have great moral stature and ethical beauty.In about 40 Years, over a million students have graduated from the Chinmaya Educational Institutions. They are guided by a dedicated team of over 3,500 faculty and are ably supported by about 1000 administrative staff.The Chinmaya Vidyalayas are headed by inspired Principals, dedicated teachers, supportive management and cooperative parents.