1. New Bala Vihar Year Starts – Sunday Sep. 07, 2014

Our New Bala Vihar year and two sessions of classes will start from September 07, 2014. The timings will be as under:

  8:35 AM – 10:15 AM    
Satsanga I for adults
& Bala Vihar grades PreK-12

11:20 AM –   1:00 PM Satsanga II for adults, CHYKs, Bala Vihar grades PreK-11

We encourage all adults and children to wear festive Indian clothes to herald the spirit of the Bala Vihar New Year.

Please plan to come early and try to be seated by 8:30 AM for the first session and 11:15 AM for the second session.

After the Bala Vihar classes Children in Grades Pre K – 3 must be picked up from their classroom by parents. For classroom assignment details, please click here.

Bhajana, Slokathon, Orchestra and Language classes will start from Sunday Sep. 14.

2. CMH Navaratri Celebration –  Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

This year, we will be celebrating everyone’s favorite festival, the Navaratri Garba, as one big CMH family.

Date: Friday, September 26 in the evening

Place: Stafford Centre in Stafford, TX

Time: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM


Members $ 12/- each

Bala Vihar children 4-12 yrs. – $ 10/- each

Children under 4 yrs. – Free

All Guests – $ 20/- each

Guest tickets can be bought by members only.

Tickets will go on sale starting Sunday, September 7, 2014, after both sessions, and will be available in the Dining Area.

Navaratri Celebrations 2014

3. CMH Samskrta Camp

During Labor Day Week-end, CMH members had an opportunity to attend Samskrit Camp with Swami Ramakrishnanandaji from Chinmaya International Foundation.

The DVDs for all 7 classes of the Samskrit Camp is made (due to popular demand) and can be ordered at the book store.

Book store will be taking orders for Samskrit learning books.

Please remember to stop by at the book store and order your copies this Sunday.

4. Yoga Classes – Every Saturday 6:45 AM to 7:50 AM

Yoga classes are conducted at CMH every Saturday from 6:45AM-7:50AM.

Contact Daksha Shah- 281-636-7834 (cell) 281-207-6653 (home)

5. CORD Activities in Thamaraipakkam, Tamil Nadu Apr. – Jun. 2014

CORD News Letter

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

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.

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