Swami Chinmayananda was one of the 20th century's
most world-renowned and revered exponents of Vedanta, the foundation
of Hindu religion and culture.
Swami Chinmayananda's teachings were based on the authority of
the Vedas and his direct experience. They were highly appreciated,
and the number of devotees eager to learn from Swami Chinmayananda's
highly dynamic, logical, and witty discourses increased rapidly.
An inspired band of devotees thus formed 'Chinmaya Mission'
In his 42 years of relentless service, Swami Chinmayananda left
an indelible mark in the hearts and minds of people, and his footprints
in the multifarious service projects he inspired in the Mission.
He created a vast legacy - a global organization committed to Vedanta
and also started numerous educational institutions and social service
projects. He lives on in the priceless publications of Chinmaya
Mission and in the hearts of millions as a saint and teacher extraordinaire.
Swami Chinmayananda's life was indeed a saga of immeasurable strength,
boundless love, tireless service, and metaphysical reach.