With his simple and powerful words, Swami Brahmananda has won and transformed the hearts of countless ardent spiritual seekers, even in the remotest corners of India. He has extensively toured all parts of Karnataka and taught with inimitable style and down-to-earth examples, bringing home the intricate and subtle essence of Advaita Vedanta. Today, there is perhaps no city in Karnataka where Swamiji has not conducted jnana yajnas, for he is, indeed, one of the most sought spiritual teachers of Vedantic knowledge.
Serving at Chinmaya Mission Bangalore and as Chinmaya Mission's Regional Head of Karnataka, Swamiji is not only a contemporary sage, he is also an administrator par excellence. Chinmaya Mission centres in Bangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Tiptur, Mandya, Mangalore, Hubli, Kolar have all been groomed and guided by his loving and enthusiastic involvement. In addition, Swamiji's presence and direction in Chinmaya Vidyalayas, the Chinmaya Mission Hospital, and child welfare centres have inspired and touched all.
In addition to leading many innovative projects to benefit local communities at large, Swamiji has always taken a keen interest is motivating youth to live a spiritually balanced life so that they can become positive contributors to society.
"Wherever you are, and whatever work you are doing, do it with all sincerity and a single-pointed mind. Nobody can snatch success from you. Success is your birthright. Never worry about the results. Accept whatever comes as a boon from the Lord, for He knows what is best for you."