No Bala Vihar/Adult Study Group Classes on Sunday, May 24th, 2015 - Due to Memorial Day break.

Youth Camps 2015

Please click here to register for the Badri Youth Camp (July 13th - 19th, 2015)
Topics: Srimad Bhagavadgita Ch XV (Grades: 7th - 12th) &
Srimad Bhagavatam (Theme: "Child Devotees of the Lord" - For Grades: KG - 6th)

Please click here to register for the Yamunotri Youth Camp (June 15th - 21nd, 2015)
Topic: Sri Ramacaritamanasa
Theme: "Human to Hanuman" (Grades: KG - 12th)

Chinmaya Jyoti Yatra (JoY) (May 8, 2015 - August 3, 2016)

Upcoming Events

Monthly Bhajan on Saturday, June 13th, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Paduka Puja will start at 6 pm.)

Location: Mr. & Mrs. Raghu & Sunitha Sridhara's House at 4551 Barr Creek Ln, Naperville, IL 60564. Please RSVP to the host at 630-445-5697.
As part of the Monthly bhajan, Guru Paduka Puja will be performed before the bhajan. Please let the host know if you want to sponsor the Guru Paduka Puja.

Bala Vihar Seniors Graduation on Sunday, June 14th, 2015 (9:30 AM - 11:30 AM)

  • Invocation & Guru Stotram, Saraswathi Puja, Address by Swamiji, Taittriya Upanishad - Chanting
  • Address by Bala Vihar Teacher, Reflections by Graduates, Address by Chief Guest
  • Address by Parents
  • Address by Acharya Shanker Pillai
  • Diploma Awards
  • Initiation to CHYK West
  • Concluding Prayers, Pledge & Aarati (followed by Maha Prasadam Lunch)

  • NOTE:Bala Vihar children from Grades 7 to 12 will go to the Shrine at 9:30 am to attend the Graduation Ceremony. The children from Grades PreKG/KG to 6 will go to their respective classes at 9:30 am in the old Asharam. Hosted by Parents of Graduating Class.

    Guru Paduka Puja Sponsorship:

    Please click here to sponsor Guru Paduka Puja at your home or at the Badri Shrine.
    Please click here to download the mp3 Guru Ashtottara Shata Namavali.
    Please click here to download the pdf version Guru Ashtottara Shata Namavali.
    Please click here to view the items required to perform the Guru Paduka Puja.
    Please click here to read the significance of Guru Paduka Puja by Pujya Gurudev.



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