Dear Chinmaya Families,
We invite you to join with family and friends and start the New Year morning with an auspicious head-start amidst Chinmaya families at Chinmayam. This is day when we all reflect on 2017 and resolve on 2018 along with all Chinmaya families. The satsang includes Guru Paduka Puja, Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayanam, Inspiring message by our Acharya Dr. Nayar and other Celebrations. For kids and adults there is Jeopardy style Quiz. This year topic is “Ramayana”. So come prepared to win Double Jeopardy and have Fun !!!

New Year Agenda – January 01, 2018, Monday

Program (9:30 AM to 12:30 noon)

  • Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Parayanam (9:40 am to 10:20 am): Chanting to be led along with member families wishing to participate. (Other families may join later for the regular program by 10:30 am.)
  • Regular Program (10:30 am to 12:30 noon)
  • Arrival: 10:20 am to 10:30 am
  • Invocation @10:30AM
  • Guru Paduka Puja with Ashtottara Sata Namavali
  • New Year Resolutions by Bala Vihar Children/CHYKS/Adults
  • Ramayana Based Jeopardy Quiz with Bala Vihar Children, CHYKs and Adults
  • New Year Message and Meditation led by Acharya Dr. Sankaran Nayar
  • Offering Flowers and Pranams to Sri Gurudev’s Padukas
  • Bhajans

Conclusion: 12:30 pm

  • Light Lunch and Prasad at Kailas Niwa​s.
  • Families may bring fruit​​s, nuts, sweets etc. to share.


For more information and to help, please contact:
Vandana Bapna at or Shalini Gupta at

May you have a blessed and prosperous New Year and May your generosity be rewarded with abundance. Happy New Year!

Note: Please send the inspiring New Year Resolutions by Bala Vihar children, CHYKs and adults by January 8, 2018 (Even if you are unable to attend the event) along with names (and BV class/grade for children) to

Unto Sri Gurudev!

'Chinmayam Events Team'