Chinmaya Mission Houston - Announcements for Apr 9, 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 a social evening 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

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

 Cash or Check Accepted

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

Please sign up between the session and after the 2nd session at the desk. If you have any questions please contact the CMH Student Council via email to

Year-to-date Contribution Statements

Year-to-date contribution statements were emailed on April 5, 2023. If you did not receive your statement (please check your spam folders) or notice any discrepancies, please write to

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 available soon.

Stotra Jyot and Bhajan Jyot – pdf formats now available for download for free

Our veteran member Jyotiben Desai has compiled two great books and offered them to our Acaryas. Both of these books are printed in Devanagari script with English transliteration. Please click on the links below to download:

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