Elementary school Lock-in

Elementary school Lock-in [for  grades 2 – 5 only].  At Chitrakoot on November 7th from 6:30 P.M to 9:30 P.M.  Cost will be $20 to cover expenses of the event.  Dinner will be provided.  Please register on the CMDFW website. Click here for more information

Diwali Puja – Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

CMDFW invites everyone to the following events to celebrate Diwali on Thursday, October 23rd 2014. Morning Lakshmi Puja at Chinmaya Saaket from 7:00 AM -8:00 AM Evening Samashti Lakshmi Puja at Chinmaya Chitrakoot from 7:00 PM onwards followed by Mahaprasadam

Vishnu Sahasranamam – Introduction

Jan. 28 – Feb. 01 Click here for the audio discourses  During the discourses on Vishnu Sahasranamam  held at Chinmaya Chitrakoot, Swami Sarveshananda provided an extensive introduction to this treatise by going over the context in which the mantras were revealed. Composed by Shri Veda Vyasa, we encounter  this sacred Read more…

Annual Banquet 2012

Dec. 08, 2012 Click here to see the photos This year’s banquet was yet another memorable event.  350 adults purchased tickets and we had       143 teenagers and children registered for the banquet. Beautiful banquet invitations (thanks to the Parmar family) were distributed well in advance. A dynamic emcee Sridhar Karra Read more…

Bhutanese Back To School Drive

Aug. 27, 2012 Click here to see the photos We have EXCEEDED our goal for the BIBS Project- Bhutanese Back To School Drive. Our goal was to collect 120 backpacks and supplies, however, we collected 188 BACKPACKS with more than enough supplies!   To those of you that sincerely and generously Read more…

Rama Navami 2012

April 01, 2012 Click here to see the photos Reading, singing and/or hearing the seven cantos – baalakaanDa, ayodhyaakaanDa, aranyakaanDa, kishkindhaakaanDa, sundarakaanDa, lankaakaanDa, and uttarakaanDa – of Rama kathaamruta (Sri Ramayan story) over the first nine auspicious days of Chaitra maasa (first month of the Hindu Calendar) is supposed to Read more…