Chinmaya Mission Worli
Maharashtra , India
He has been serving in Chinmaya Mission Mumbai since 2000.
He expounds the philosophy of Advaita Vedanta through talks on the Bhagavad Geeta, Upanishads and other texts of Vedanta & bhakti through camps, meditation retreats, interactive sessions and discussions for youth & adults.
Children love him dearly and look forward to his annual summer camps on various themes of spirituality, India, Hindu Culture etc.
He inspires the youth with dynamic spirituality, encourages them to think & question. Various mediums like theatre plays, treks, outdoor experiential learning programmes, music etc. are used by him.
He has also taken the Youth Empowerment Programme(YEP) which is a value-based leadership programme for youth who want to serve the Nation & Culture, where the youth were trained for 3 months and the youth served the country for 9 months.
Several corporates like Piramals, Reliance, Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Motors, Toyota, PwC etc. have been addressed by him. He holds weekly discussion groups on the Bhagavad Geeta for some of the top industrialists of India.
He is also a playwrite and has written and directed two theatrical performances. “Adrshya – Quest for the Unseen” based on Saraswati Civilization & Developed India was written and directed by him in 2009. 9 shows of Adrshya have been performed by Chinmaya Yuva Kendra Mumbai in Mumbai, Pune, Allahabad and Chennai. “Just Like That”- A play based on the Bhagavad Geeta in the life of Anand-Family and how they discover harmony by applying the principles of Geeta was written and directed by him in 2015. 4 shows of the play have been performed in Mumbai, Chennai.
He also has conceptualised and executed the first outdoor vedantic vision park called “Chinmaya Pradeep” based on the life, vision and work of Swami Chinmayananda. It is a one of its kind outdoor park which also exhibits the essence of Hindu culture, Geeta, Upanishads in a unique and innovative way.
His simplicity, foresight, peaceful nature and a balanced approach endear him to everyone.