100th Chinmaya Jayanti was celebrated at ParamDham, Ahmedabad with great zeal and reverence. The celebrations started with Shri Chinmaya Havan in the morning. The Grand Finale, culmination of an eight day Mahotsav started with Shri Krishna Vedic Aarti in the evening followed by Gurudev Jayanti song and chanting of Chapter 16 of the Bhagawad Gita. Every member of the Chinmaya Family participated with an attitude of an offering unto Pujya Gurudev. BalaVihar students presented a beautiful dance on the tunes of a Krishna song and a Fashion Show based on Lord Krishna with Gopis. CHYK presented skit based on “Ageless Guru”, Setukaris on “We Must” Devi Group and Study Group on “Guru Stotoram” and Vanaparsthis on Chapter 16 of the Bhagawad Gita. Vedanta students expressed their views on various subjects studied.
Prizes were distributed to the winners of drawing and essay competition held during the period of Shatabdi Mahotsav. DVD of “On a Quest”, in Hindi, was launched at the function. More than 150 blessed members of the Chinmaya family participated in the Paduka Puja, followed by JAPA that made the entire atmosphere blissful. All devotees later took the Chinmaya Mission Pledge together.
More than 400 persons participated in the celebrations!