The word ‘Chinmaya’ means ‘true knowledge’. Chinmaya Mission is an organization where seekers of the Truth come together to acquire and impart the ancient teachings of the Upanishads.
Vision Inner transformation of individuals resulting in a happy world around them.
The Mission Statement
To provide to individuals from any background the wisdom of Vedanta and the practical means for spiritual growth and happiness,enabling them to become positive contributors to society.
The Mission Motto
To give maximum happiness, to the maximum number of people, for the maximum period of time is our religion.
The Chinmaya Movement – Activities and projects
The Chinmaya Mission is dedicated to global spiritual upliftment and Indian cultural renaissance. It is not an organization for achieving or accomplishing just a limited goal relevant to a particular time or place. It is a “Movement of Creative Goodness” that touches all aspects of human life and is therefore relevant for all,at all times.
It has over 250 centres all over the world which organize and co-ordinate the spiritual,cultural,educational service projects and activities of the Mission.
The global governing body of the Mission Central Chinmaya Mission Trust (CCMT)Mumbai. Chinmaya Mission West (CMW) co-ordinates the Mission’s activities in the US and Canada.