There will be no Bala Vihar/Adult Study Group classes online on Sunday, May 24, 2020 due to Memorial Day Weekend.
Corona Virus Advisory
- In the context of current pandemic situation with COVID-19 virus, we are suspending all our activities at our Badri Center, through May 31, 2020. We shall re-evaluate the situation and inform all of you if any further extension of time will be needed, to resume our activities.
This covers all activities Bala Vihar, Summer Youth camp, Study groups, Discourses, Bhajan programs & Religious activities and also programs such as ACT/SAT, Math Enrichment, Language Classes etc. They are all online now via Zoom.
Please click here to see our online Zoom schedule.
This decision is in keeping with the guidelines from CDC and local authorities and also instructions from Chinmaya Mission West.
- Please click here to see our online schedule for May 2020.
Video Messages from Swamins and Brahamacharins
Under these uncertain times, we hope that these messages of hope and faith will be helpful to you.
Please click here to view and listen to the messages from Swamins and Brahamacharins from various centers in North America.
Events & Activities
Virtual Satsang with Swamiji
and E-Study Group and E-Balavihar Group
Please click here to join the Virtual Satsanga via Zoom for all the Swamiji’s Discourses.
Please click here for the complete schedule of the Virtual Satsanga and also e-Study Group for all the Adult Study Groups.
NOTE: Swamiji’s Tuesday’s VivekaChoodamani class is from 6:45 pm to 7:45 pm (Temporary change from 7 pm for few weeks) as Swamiji has a conflict.
Kathopanishad lectures by Swami Tejomayananda
Discourses on Mandukya Upanishad
Celebrate #ShankaraToChinmaya Jayanti with online #StotraYagna (April 28th - May 15th
#StotraYagna is our collective offering of stotras composed by Bhagavan Adi Shankaracharya in the form of our own personal chanting videos.
The videos can be submitted from Apr 28th to May 15th. The chanting videos have to be posted on social media tagging @ChinmayaMissionChicago.
Please click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for this program. All are welcome to submit. Open to Public.
Sat. April 25, 2020, 1-4pm – Local Competition Postponed
Local competition (2) – Chapter 18, verses 59-78.
Regional Competition Scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 2020 is canceled. Any questions, please contact Mrs. Sudha Goutama at 630-502-9341.
Chinmaya Mission Graduation
Seva Program to Support Covid-19
Badri seva team is launching the following four support areas. We need your support for these efforts through your work and donation:
Making or procuring the critical medical supplies which are in severe short-supply
If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact Mrs. Deepa Salem at 630-200-1134, Mr. Mahesh Chandramouli at 630-301-0795, Mrs. Sunitha Narayan at 630-518-6031, or Dr. Sudha Yalamanchi at 925-890-7284.
Gita 365: Chinmaya Mission Houston, has developed an App “Gita 365”. Gita 365 virtually takes Pujya Gurudeva Swami Chinmayananda’s teachings of Holy Gita to the seeker, through 2-4-minute multimedia segments, where Pujya Gurudeva uplifts, enlightens, and guides the seeker’s thoughts, transforming their day, one day at a time, 365 days a year. Below is the link to the Trailer of Gita 365:
Activities for Adults and Children
Math Enrichment Classes
Indian Language Classes
ACT/SAT Training Classes