Chinmaya Mission Centres & Members
Blessed Chinmaya Family,
Wishing all our Chinmaya Family members a blessed and blissful Mahashivaratri!
Today, on the auspicious occasion of Mahashivaratri, Chinmaya Mission obtained 9 more precious gems. I am glad to announce the initiation of yellow-clothed Brahmacharins into the flaming orange Sannyasa ashrama as Swamis and Swaminis on this auspicious morning at Sandeepany Sadhanalaya, Mumbai.
- Br Atharvana Chaitanya – Swami Avyayananda (CM Ahmedabad, Gujarat)
- Br Darshan Chaitanya – Swami Gunatitananda (CM Colombo, Sri Lanka)
- Br Dhruva Chaitanya – Swami Abhayananda (CM Trivandrum, Kerala)
- Br Jagrat Chaitanya – Swami Chidakashananda (CM Jaffna, Sri Lanka)
- Br Shaunak Chaitanya – Swami Turiyananda (CM Cudappah, Andhra Pradesh)
- Br Sujay Chaitanya – Swami Aparajitananda (CM Mangalore, Karnataka)
- Brni Poorvi Chaitanya – Swamini Poorvajananda (CM Eluru, Andhra Pradesh)
- Brni Sandhya Chaitanya – Swamini Nishkalananda (CM Kalyan, Maharashtra)
- Brni Sulabha Chaitanya – Swamini Svayamprabhananda (CM Hyderabad, Telengana)
May Lord Jagadeeshwara and Pujya Gurudev’s grace and blessings be upon one and all!
A small video of the announcement of their new names can be viewed on the youtube channel of Chinmaya Mission at:
I am also glad to inform that arrangements have been made to do a live webcast of some of the celebrations of Mahashivaratri at Jagadeeshwara Temple. The timings of the webcast would be:
1800-1900 hours IST – this includes the evening Aarati
From around 2200 to just past midnight IST covering the Maha Aarati
The link for the live webcast will be:
At His Feet,