Chinmaya Vani

Welcome to Chinmaya Vani, Chennai

a bookstore unit of Chinmaya Mission is located in Chinmaya Heritage Centre at Chetpet, Chennai. It is a store for your choice of wide range of spiritual books (more than 400 titles), DVDs and CDs published by Central Chinmaya Mission Trust-books and publication division. Books written by Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda, Swami Tejomayananda, Swami Swaroopananda and other monks of our Mission are available in English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi. Photographs of Swami Chinmayananda and gift items are also available

Our most important publications include:

  • Swami Chinmayananda’s widely-acclaimed commentaries on the Srimad Bhagawad Geeta and the main Upanishads.
  • Commentaries on other scriptures like Atma Bodh, Bhaja Govindam, Drig Drisya Viveka, Narada Bhakti Sutra, Saddarsana, Upadesasara, Vakya Vritti, Sri Vishnusahasranama, Vivekachudamani, Kaupeena Panchakam and Yogavasishta.
  • Original works on Vedanta like Bhakti Sudha, Dhyanaswarupam, Jnansarah and Manahsodhanam.
  • General books on Vedanta, culture, Ethics and Morality, Self Improvement such as Hindu culture,Symbolism in Hinduism, In Indian Culture-Why do We, Frequently Asked Questions in Hinduism, On wings and Wheels – a dialogue on moral conflict, Self Unfoldment, Kindle life, The Art of Man Making Part 1 and 2, As I Think, We Must, Ponder a While, You Ask He answers and Storm to Perform
  • Books on Meditation such as Art of contemplation, Meditation and Life, Meditation a Vision, Aparoksha Anubhoothi, Meditation Techniques, Simplicity and Meditation, Facing Fear
  • Books on Bhakthi like Discourses on Sreemad Bhagavatham by Swami Tejomayananda
  • Autobiographies of Swami Tapovan Maharaj and Swami Chinmayanada
  • Books such as Rama Gita, Vibhishana Gita, Bhikshu Gita, Gopika Gita, Hamsa Gita
  • Children’s books like Bala Bhagavatham, Bala Ramayana, Geeta for Children, Tell me a story ( 3 Vol), Tarangini ( 7 Vol) Parables; Story books with colourful pictures on Krishna, Ganesha, Shiva, Hanuman and Shakti
  • Bhajan and Stotram Books- My Prayers with CD, My Prayers without CD, Stotra Mala, Book Of Hymns, Bala Vihar Thunaivan, Sri Vishnu Sahasranamavali
  • Books for youth such as Awakening Indians to India, Say cheese - Witty Wisdom, The Ah! Wisdom Book – conversations with Swami Tejomayananda, Victorious Youth
  • Books for Householders and old age such as Marriage a Melody, Advice to Householders, Parenting, How to Live in Old age and Graceful Aging
  • Discourses of Swami Chinmayananda on Bhagwad Geeta, Vivekachoodamani,etc as DVDs and ACDs, MP3 (English)
  • Discourses of Swami Tejomayananda, Swami Swaroopananda and Chinmaya Mission Acharyas as DVDs, MP3 and ACDs (English and Hindi)
  • Chanting and bhajans as ACDs and MP3

Under the inspiration and guidance of Swami Mitrananda, Acharya, Chinmaya Mission, Chennai has brought out number of books like Awakening Indians to India, The Other Way, Seeking, Geeta for Yuva, Bhaja Govindam for Yuva, Drop and Ram-The Man of Treta Yuga. These books written in English are available in Chinmaya Vani, Chennai

New Arrivals

A sage is born by Swamini Kaivalyananda and Parvathy Raman
Sidda Gita by Swami Tejomayananda
Interview with Swami Chinmayananda by Pritish Nandy  
Glorious Ganga. Gracious Guru by Swamini Supriyananda  

Musings of a Master, Subodha Vedanta, Vedanta Madhuryam, Love. Is it forever? Life Management Techniques, Self Development Series (Set of 3 books)-Emotion to Devotion, Perform and Reform, Knowledge to Freedom

Chinmaya Vani , Chinmaya Heritage Centre, #2, 13th Avenue, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai - 600 031

Book Store Timings: 10 am to 7 pm. Book Store is open on Sundays and most of the Government holidays also.

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Phone : 044 – 28364331 / 9444697735