About us

Chinmaya Mission is a global organization with over 300 centres round the world engaged in spiritual, educational and social services. The Chinmaya Mission was established at Chennai, India in 1953 by devotees of Swami Chinmayananda aiming to spread His teachings and focusing on inner transformation of individuals through knowledge of Vedanta, spiritual practices and service to society. Chinmaya Mission was subsequently headed by Swami Tejomayananda who is currently a senior mentor to the Mission and its activities. The present Global Head of Chinmaya Mission worldwide is Swami Swaroopananda. Swami Mitrananda is the resident spiritual mentor at Chinmaya Mission, Chennai

The motto of Chinmaya Mission is "Maximum happiness to maximum people for maximum time."

Chinmaya Mission's grass root activities are all inclusive and cater to an infant, toddlers, youngsters and goes on till senior citizens. They aim at achieving personal excellence and social responsibility in all people, cutting across age groups.

Apart from these grass root activities, the Mission also serves the society through various chapters that it runs like

  • CORD – Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development
  • Chinmaya Vidyalaya – Schools
  • Harihara Vidyalaya – Free school in the rural parts
  • Ashrams
  • Meditation Park
  • Chinmaya Academy of Management
  • Chinmaya Academy for Civil Services
  • And so on.

Come, study, serve and grow with Chinmaya Mission and discover your role in giving maximum happiness to maximum people for the maximum time.

Privacy Policy

We at Chinmaya Mission, Chennai, respect your concerns about privacy and value the relationship we have with you. We are committed to the ethical collection, retention and use of information that you provide to us about yourself on this site.

We maintain full confidentiality of all donors and contributors on our mailing and email lists, which will not be shared or exchanged with any other organization or commercial enterprise. We take all the measures to protect the security of the information provided to us. We may collect information about you directly from you and through your use of our site or services to extend services for our internal purposes, processing of your donations, providing receipts and tax exemption certificates, sending regular updates about the work we do. We seek your personal information when you make a donation for the purpose of communication from us. This information may be sought over the phone, through the website, via email or by the means of face-to-face interaction. You may choose to provide personal information either by phone, mail or on our website. Certain areas and features of our Site and Services may require registration. Irrespective of the mode in which we receive your personal information, we make all earnest attempts to honor your privacy.

In order to maintain the security of our systems and transactions, Chinmaya Mission, Chennai reserves the right to monitor all communications. If you wish to review the information provided, you can contact us to request a copy of the personal account information you provided through our official email ID. If you wish to access or correct or delete any of your personal data held by us, or if you have any questions concerning our Privacy Statement please contact us on chennaichinmaya@gmail.com. In providing your details, you agree that Chinmaya Mission, Chennai may contact you to keep you informed about our services or any updates. We may change or update portions of this Privacy Policy at any time and we request you to please check back from time to time.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our information practices, please contact us by writing to chennaichinmaya@gmail.com

Chinmaya Mission Chennai,

Chinmaya Heritage Centre,

No. 2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Road,

Chetpet – 600 031, India

Phone: +91 9940507126 / +91 44 2836 5046 / +91 44 2836 3876

E-mail: chennaichinmaya@gmail.com

Cancellation & Refund policy

We, at Chinmaya Mission, Chennai take utmost care to process donations as per the instructions given by our donors. We do not provide any refunds for the donations contributed.

Terms & Conditions

This website owned and operated by Chinmaya Mission, Chennai constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, policies and notices. The words “we”, “our” or “us” refer to Chinmaya Mission, Chennai. This website is for your personal reference and non-commercial use. As a condition to your use of the website, you warrant to Chinmaya Mission, Chennai that you will not use the website for any purpose that is unlawful activities. You consent to the collection, or handling of information as described in the Chinmaya Mission’s Privacy Policy that may be amended by Chinmaya Mission, Chennai in its sole discretion from time to time. We strive to provide accurate information but are not responsible if information we make available on this website is not up to date. The information provided is for reference only solely aimed at transparent communication at scale.

Unless stated otherwise, this website and its entire content are the property of Chinmaya Mission, Chennai and we reserve the right to modify the contents of this website at any time. You may not use the website in any manner that is unlawful or interfere with operations of the system. Any attempt to gain unauthorized access to any restricted web pages or servers or domains or data of donors will be considered unlawful and Chinmaya Mission, Chennai reserves the right to suspend or terminate your privilege of using all or any portion of this website, including all of your privileges or accounts that you may have established in connection with the website, at any time and without notice to you if such activities are found.

You may not copy, distribute, publish or sell any material contained on the website without the prior consent of the copyright owner. Chinmaya Mission logos are registered trademarks of Chinmaya Mission and other trademarks appear on the website with permission from their respective owners. Your unauthorized use of logos may constitute infringement. By continuing to use the website, you are agreeing to these Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions or comments about these General Terms and Conditions or this website, please Contact Us or write to us at:

Chinmaya Mission Chennai,

Chinmaya Heritage Centre,

No. 2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Road

Chetpet – 600 031, Chennai, India

Phone: +91 9940507126 / +91 44 2836 5046 / +91 44 2836 3876

E-mail: chennaichinmaya@gmail.com