Chinmaya Mission Houston - Announcements for Apr 16, 2023

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Sunday Adult Satsanga Class

Snehaji will be taking time off for her daughter’s wedding and her last pravacan will be on April 16. Pujya Uncle will be taking the Adult Satsanga classes from on April 23 and will continue till we close for summer on May 21.

Lock-In for Bala Vihar Grades 5 through 8   Friday, April 21 2023

The Student Council is holding its annual Lock-In for Grades 5 through 8. This is an overnight social, filled with games and entertainment for our children and is a much-awaited event.

    From: Friday, April 21, 7:00 PM

    To:    Saturday, April 22, 8:00 AM

    Location: CMH

 Tickets: $10/- for children & $ 5/- for volunteers

Cash or Check is Accepted on Sunday at Mission

Online Payment is available at

Adult supervision is required for every lock-in held at the mission. We request interested adults to sign up as volunteers at the ticket desk.

Spots are limited to the first 120 children and 30 volunteers. Sunday, April 16 is the last day to purchase your tickets at the mission. Please sign up between the sessions and after the 2nd session at the desk. If you have any questions please contact the CMH Student Council via email to

Chinmaya Mission Bala Vihar Graduation Ceremony   Sat. May 13, 2023

On Sat. May 13th, we will have a special program in honor of our graduating class.

Time: 9:30 AM to 12 PM in Chinmaya Mission Houston

All adults and Bala Vihar children in grades 9 – 12 are welcome to be part of this special program. 

Bala Vihar Re-enrollment for 2023-24

We are getting ready for Bala Vihar re-enrollment for 2023-24. Eligible members will receive the re-enrollment forms by the end of April. The eligibility criteria is as follows:

1.  Regular attendance in Bala Vihar classes.

2.  Good standing with Guru Daksina pledge.

Mukhya Swami Swaroopanandaji’s visit to Houston Aug. 19 – 23, 2023

Chinmaya Mission’s worldwide head, Mukhya Swami Swaroopanandaji is coming to Chinmaya Mission Houston in the month of August. Avail of this great opportunity and plan your Summer schedule around this event. We will convey the details including Bhiksa opportunities in the coming months.

What: Mukhya Swami Swroopanandaji’s Jnana-Yajna

When: August 19-23, 2023

Where: CMH

Gita Chanting Competition for Bala Vihar children Sat. May 06, 2023

Place: Chinmaya Smriti       Time: TBD

For details about GCC, resources, and registration, please visit our website at

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 3 is selected for this year’s competition. The grouping of students is aligned with the National Chinmaya Mission guidelines for the Gita Chanting competition. 

Gita chanting classes will be held for children every Sunday from February 5th to April 30th in the rooms allocated below.


** Medhavi group students can first join the class according to their grade level, and then move to other classes as needed. 

Link to Opening Mantras

Some members have requested for the Opening Mantras that are chanted at the beginning of Visnusahasranama Satsanga Class on Sunday. These are included here. Please print a copy and bring it to the class.

Junior CHYK Day Camp Jun. 5 -9, 2023

How to be Happiness – by Acarya Vivek ji and Acarya Sneha ji

Dates: June 5 to 9th

Time: 9AM to 5PM

Location: CMH

Age group: 14 to 18 (All students that are in high school for the 2023-2024 academic year and graduating HS Seniors)

Registration details are available at the Student Council Desk in the dining area between the sessions and after the 2nd session.

Online Yoga classes for CMH Members

Please sign up at the Welcome Desk for the ongoing Yoga classes being held on zoom for CMH members.

Satsanga Timings 

7:45 AM – 8:15 AM     GCC Classes
8:35 AM – 10:15 AM     Satsanga I for adults & Bala Vihar grades Pre-KG-12
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Language, Bhajana/Orchestra and GCC Classes
11:20 AM – 1:00 PM      Satsanga II for adults & Bala Vihar grades Pre-KG-10

CM Worldwide

Chinmaya Mahasamadhi Aradhana Camp in Chicago Jul. 29 – Aug. 03, 2023

Please click here for further details and registration.