1. Satsanga Timings  –  Sunday October 02, 2011

        8:35 AM – 10:30 AM       
 Satsanga I for adults, Bala Vihar grades PreK-12  
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM  Language, Orchestra/Slokathon classes for children  session I
 Chanting, Spanish classes for adults
 Satsanga for CHYKs in 10th Grade Class
11:20 AM –   1:00 PM  Satsanga II for adults, Bala Vihar grades PreK-11
  1:30 PM –   2:15 PM  Language, Orchestra/Slokathon classes for children session II

Please see complete class assignments for First Floor and Second Floor.

2. CMH Navaratri Celebrations – Saturday Oct. 8, 2011

CMH will be celebrating the joyous and pious festival of Navaratri Garaba in the evening on Saturday, October 8, at the beautiful & spacious Berry Centre on N. Barker-Cypress. This year CMH members can invite friends also to this event. Tickets for all invited guests must be purchased by members only, and these guests must be accompanied by members on the day of the event.

Ticket sales have already started and will be available in the dining area. Prices are as under:

    Children under 3                                          Free

    Bala Vihar Children Grade 6 and below      $6.00 each

    Adults and all other Children                      $8.00 each

    All Tickets at the Door                                 $10.00 each

This Sunday will be your last opportunity to buy your tickets at the above rates. All tickets at the Door will be $ 10.00 each

Please see complete details of the CMH Navaratri Celebrations.

Sponsorship – Navaratri Celebration holds a special significance for some and we would therefore like to provide an opportunity to interested members to sponsor any aspect of the event. – aarti, prasada, flowers, ice-cream etc. Interested members are requested to sign up at the Navaratri Ticket Sale Desk.

3. SAT Classes for Bala Vihar Children in High School – Starting on Oct. 8, 2011

SAT classes at Chinmaya Mission will commence on October 8. Interested students in grades 9 and higher may enroll by giving their name and Email address at the registration desk.

Further details will be provided to SAT students via their contact details.

4. CHYK Camp in Houston – “The Game of Life” Nov. 25 to 27, 2011

We will be having our annual CHYK Retreat this Thanksgiving weekend from November 25 to 27. The theme of the camp is “The Game of Life” conducted by Acarya Vivekji from Chinmaya Mission Niagara Falls. There will be activities such as discussions, a creative writing workshop, “Vedanta in movies and music” workshop, and much more!

Young Professionals, college students, and Chinmaya Bala Vihar High School Seniors are invited to attend the retreat. The current cost of the retreat is a Texas Summer special of $125. However, this price is only good until Friday, September 30, 2011 after which the cost will go up. Register today and lock in your rate!

Registration, retreat video and more information can be found at www.chykhouston.com.

5. Chinmaya Vibhooti Events

   Dec 25 to Jan 1, 2012      A spiritual Camp by Guruji on Adi Sankara’s Atma Bodha

   Jan 20 to Jan 26, 2012     Maha Kumbhabhisekam of Pranava Ganesa Mandira

A limited supply of brochures is available at the Welcome Desk in the Amrta Balamandira

6. Sri Saumyakasi Sivalaya

Temple timing:

   Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday           
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Puja Schedule:

Everyday  Arati 12:00 Noon & 7:30 PM         

Every Monday  Rudrabhisekam  7:00 PM

Every Pradosa day Rudrabhisekam 7:00 PM

Every Saturday Sri Sivasahasranama Puja           9:00 AM

Every Caturthi day Ganesa Puja 6:30 PM

Every Purnima day Sri Satyanarayana Puja 6:30 PM