The Different Facets Of Our Mission

Chinmaya Mission offers a unique study and cultural program which caters to the growth of the entire family; be it the active young children, the inquisitive teenagers, the busy parents juggling all the family commitments or the retired adults seeking a deeper peace.


Other Global Chinmaya Mission Activities

Chinmaya International Foundation (CIF)

In addition to the Jnana Yajnas delivered via Chinmaya Mission Centres, Chinmaya International Foundation emerged from Gurudev’s vision to make Vedanta more accessible. CIF offers numerous study materials that devotees can access remotely including webinars, home-study courses, camps and Chinmaya Mission publications.


Medical Facilities

Chinmaya Mission has established a range of public medical facilities in India, including a hospital, an institute of nursing, diagnostic centres, an eye-camp and medical relief in remote villages.


Central Chinmaya Mission Trust (CCMT)

Headed by the Chairman of CCMT (Swami Swaroopananda), the Central Chinmaya Mission Trust functions as the primary administrative body of Chinmaya Mission Worldwide. Additionally, it is responsible for the management of the Sandeepany Sandhyanalaya Ashram in Mumbai, offering residential courses.


Educational Institutions

Chinmaya Mission has established a variety of educational institutions, including: Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth, Chinmaya College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Chinmaya International Residential School, Harihar Schools, Chinmaya Institute of Higher Learning, Chinmaya Heritage Centre, Institute of Management and Chinmaya Academy for Civil Services.


Regional Outlook

Chinmaya Mission engages with rural development across India by creating community-based programs and designated women's groups, through the Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development (CORD). CORD was founded by our Gurudev in order to enable integrated sustainable development for the poor, through self-empowerment.



  1. How can I register for Spiritual/Scriptural Study Classes?
    Click on the "Sign Up For Our Spiritual Classes" button to view classes near you!
  2. Who is Swami Chinmayananda?
    Swami Chinmayananda (often fondly referred to as our 'Gurudev') is the founder of Chinmaya Mission. To learn more about him, visit the 'Our Founder' page.
  3. Which cities do Chinmaya Mission Australia operate in?
    Chinmaya Mission Australia have centres in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth and Castlemaine. 
  4. What upcoming events and programs are being conducted by Chinmaya Mission Australia?
    To view our upcoming event and programs, click on the "Our Programs" button at the top of the page.