1. New Member Registration for Bala Vihar – Sunday, Aug 21
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
This year we will have new member registration in August on two Sundays – Aug. 14 and 21. This is to be ready for the New Year starting September.
- Bala Vihar New Registration will be conducted in Chinmaya Smrti Hall by our Welcome team from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM. Detailed information will be provided at the time of registration.
- Registration will be open for all grades for both the sessions on the above two dates.
- No Registrations will be done on the Bala Vihar Opening day in September (i.e. Sun. Sep. 11)
- Many of our Bala Vihar classes are nearing capacity, if we reach maximum capacity during registration period, we may stop new registrations altogether for those grades in September.
If you are interested in registering your children but cannot make it this Sunday, please send an email at CMHRegistrations@chinmayahouston.org or call Bharati Sutaria at 281-933-0233. Volunteers will contact for more information
Please share the above information with interested family and friends.
Use entrance from courtyard into Smrti Hall to meet with Welcome team for new registration.
2. Satsanga Timings – Sunday, Aug 14, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
During the month of August we will have Satsangas on Sundays for adults from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Topic for the month of August will be Meditation, the classes will be taught by Acarya Sri Gaurangbhai.
Please note there will be no Bala Vihar/Bhajana/Slokathon/Orchestra and Language classes during the month of August.
3. Sri Krsna Janmastami – Thur, Aug 25, 2016
Sri Krsna Janmastami will be celebrated at Sri Saumyakasi Sivalaya on Thursday , August 25, 2016. We welcome one and all to come and receive the blessings of Lord Krsna on this auspicious day. After the Puja, please plan to stay back and meditate in the serene environment of our beautiful Saumyakasi Sivalaya. The schedule is as follows:
|| 8:30pm – 9:30pm
|| Sri Krsnastami Puja
| 9:30pm – 10:00pm
||Darsana and Prasada
|10:00pm – 11:30pm
|11:30pm – 11:45pm
For more details, please click here
Puja Sponsorship: $21 Sri Krsna Astottara-sata-nama Arcana will be performed on request during the temple hours.
4. Remember to use AMAZONSMILE – CMH receives .5% of member purchases, as donation
As announced, please note, that CMH has now been registered with the AmazonSmile program. This means that every time a CMH member buys through AmazonSmile, CMH receives .5% of our member purchases as donation from Amazon. For your convenience this link has now been provided on our CMH website.
We encourage all members to save the above link in their “Favorites” and use this link for future purchases. This change does not cost members anything extra, but will most certainly help with CMH finances.
5. Sri Saumyakasi Sivalaya
|Monday to Friday
||9:00 AM – Noon
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
|Saturday and Sunday
||8:30 AM – 2:00 PM|
|5:00 PM – 8:00 PM|
Annual Sponsorship of Pujas at Saumyakasi Sivalaya
To seek the Lord’s grace through out the year and/or on special occasions like Birthdays and Anniversaries, and to have the priest perform Arcana and Arati on your behalf in the temple, please fill out the annual sponsorship form.
|Everyday Arati||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|