Zoom link for weekly Balavihar assembly: Click Here  |  Meeting ID: 838 1308 0384  Passcode: 260321

Gītā Jayanti and Tapovan Jayanti celebrations: Click Here | Meeting ID: 868 0791 4486 Passcode: Om!2021

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Chinmaya Samarpanam (a musical program by Swamins of Chinmaya Mission) – 3rd August, 2021 from 11am to 12:15pm EST

By cmc | July 18, 2021 |

There’s more! Mark your calendars for Chinmaya Samarpanam, an online musical program offered by Swamins of Chinmaya Mission to Pujya Gurudev on His Aradhana Day. This will be screened on Chinmaya…

2021 Mahasamadhi Aradhana Camp Jul 29-Aug 3, 2021

By cmc | June 26, 2021 |

This is a wonderful opportunity to listen to inspiring talks by Guruji Swami Tejomayananda and the Global Head of Chinmaya Mission Swami Swaroopananda, join innovative Balavihar/CHYK/CSK/Devi/Yoga workshops, launch out of…

Our first adopt-a-highway event of the year…

By cmc | June 26, 2021 |

Chinmaya Mission Columbus, as part of our community outreach program, adopted two roadways close to our Mission (Hyatt Rd between Sawmill Pkway & Steiz Rd; and Sawmill Pkway between Hyatt…

Upcoming Events

Training for Hindu Spiritual Care (Chaplaincy)

Chinmaya International Foundation, Kerala, is offering two online courses to help prepare you to:

Serve in hospitals, colleges, temples, military, etc.

Provide spiritual care for people facing distress and loss

Volunteer in Interfaith and other community settings

Serve in India and/or abroad

REGISTRATION OPENS by November 17, 2021
Introduction to Spiritual Care will be taught on Wednesdays from 4-7:00 pm EST, from January 26 through June 15, 2022.   The course will be taught live online by Dr. Madhu V. Sharma and Shama Mehta. BCC.   Classes can be viewed later per the students' convenience.
The Hindu Spiritual Care course will be taught on Saturdays from 12:30-3:30 pm EST, from January 29 through June 18, 2022.   This course will be taught live online by Dr. P. Ramakrishnan.    Or viewed later per the students' convenience.
These courses are offered on either a graded basis, or pass/fail, or audit.   CIF is working out equivalency with APC, so that the graded courses will count towards Board Certification by APC (Association of Professional Chaplains, in US).

Tuition for both courses is US $700.  We encourage students to take both courses.

Tuition for the first course only, Introduction to Spiritual Care, is US $400.

All details and registration are available at  https://chinfo.org/hinduspiritualcare

Study Groups

Chinmaya Mission Columbus offers a total of five study groups every week on various texts.


Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2      passcode: 994316

Jnana Sara                             passcode: Jnana!2021

Bhagavad Gita Ch.9               passcode: 5u6Gg5W6.&

Upadesa Sara                         passcode: D9JsUp9Y9=___________

Vivekacudamani                     passcode: BSPqq2!

Chinmaya Balavihar

  • Camps & Workshops
  • Leadership & Service Activities
  • Debates
  • Vedic Graduation

Adult Study Groups

  • Jnana Yagnas
  • Family Spiritual Camps
  • Workshops

Chinmaya Sethukari

  • Building bonds between young and old
  • World Worker’s Conference
  • Leadership Development

Chinmaya Outreach

  • Adopt-A-Highway
  • Red Cross Blood Mobile
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • COVID-19 Relief
  • CORD

Yoga & Meditation

  • Yoga for Adults and Kids
  • Meditation for Adults and Kids
  • Stress Management
  • Workshops

Cultural Classes

  • Indian Classical Dance & Carnatic Music
  • Language Classes
  • Indian Knowledge Traditions
  • Indian Culture Workshops for Children

Our Vision

The inner transformation of individuals through knowledge of Vedanta, spiritual practices and service to society, resulting in a happy world around them.

Our Mission

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.

Our Motto

To give maximum happiness to maximum people for maximum time

Get In Touch

We would love to hear from you!

phone: 614-917-0160

email: columbus@chinmayamission.org


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