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  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Toddler-PreK: Parent and Child Class Sunday AM - Toddler Pre-K
    Age 2 to 4 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Mythological value based stories, Arts & Crafts projects, Yoga, Sanskrit Vocabulary
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Gr K: Alphabet Safari Sunday AM - Kindergarten
    Age 4 to 6 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Simple values like aspiration, brotherhood, cleanliness etc. are taught through animal stories and coloring. Through simple hands-on activities and demonstrations, children learn that just because something is not seen does not mean it is not there! Hence, the need to fix our mind.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Gr 1: Bala Ramayana Sunday AM - Grade 1
    Age 5 to 6 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Children listen to the story of Ramayana and learn to comprehend the values that Sri Rama lived by. Coloring and drawing scenes, and following the trails of Sri Rama's journey with events and stories inspire children and develop their imagination.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Gr 2: Hanuman the Super Superman Sunday AM - Grade 2
    Age 6 to 7 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Have a backbone like a ruler and rule the world. Learn from Hanumanji's example - courage, strength, fearlessness, alertness, discipline, eloquence etc., as these qualities make us physically as well as mentally strong, and help us develop a majestic personality.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 7 to 8 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Stories of Lord Vishnu's main avatars teach children how to measure happiness in this world and the right means to achieve it. They are taught how to develop discrimination between needs and wants, and responsibility by owning up to their choices and learning from them.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 8 to 9 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Lord Krishna's leelas teach children about sharing, self-discipline, and integrity. They are taught to introspect and observe themselves. Through the text My Twenty-four Teachers, they understand how all aspects of mother nature are selfless and giving, and how we must open our eyes to learn from teachers all around us.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 9 to 10 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    From Beginning until Virata Parva: Children listen to the story in detail and learn about this rich and complex epicWhy India is sacred? Our rich heritage & saints and sages are our treasure. Stories of selected Saints.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 11 to 12 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    In-depth storytelling to expose children to this rich and complex epic. Complete MahabharathaLearn about the geography and culture of India through art, architecture, sacred places, temples etc.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 12 to 13 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Analysis of main personalities as we study the text in detail and understand how actions define character, how adherence to Dharma is portrayed in difficult situations.Vibhishana Gita (Keys to Success): Teaches children how to achieve success in the world by living a life that is rich in values. Emphasis is on the mind and how a disciplined mind achieves happiness and peace.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 13 to 14 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Children learn why we have so many deities and how they are the symbols of the one Lord, who pervades all. These symbols teach us to live a life of discipline, harmony, fulfillment, and happiness.Where there is Dharma, there will be Victory: Discussion of Yaksha Prashnas and Yudhishtra's answers
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Age 13 to 14 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Through this text children learn how a life lived as prescribed by the Hindu Samskaras can reduce stress and tension in life, easily setting and accomplishing lofty goals.Our Pledge: Discuss this beautiful work by Gurudev and how it provides a roadmap for responsible citizenship, engagement and upliftment of ourselves as well as society.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Gr 10-12: Gita For Me Sunday AM - Grades 10-12
    Age 14 to 16 Years
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00 per family

    Bhagavad Gita discussion at the level of high school children: 6 chapters per year, completing all 18 chapters in 3 years. The essence of Bhagavad Gita is provided through interactive discussion of the teachings and how they can be applied to achieve both a successful and a peaceful life. A number of classroom activities are conducted to help the children reflect on their choices in everyday situations they face today in high school, and challenges they anticipate in college life away from their families.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Bhajan Class for Adults Sunday 9:15 - 11:00 AM - Melodious Bhajans
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time:  9:15 - 11:00 AM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   The group will learn simple bhajans that are melodious and easy to sing.  Prior musical experience not required.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Shloka Class for Adults Sunday 9:15 - 11:00 AM: Bhagavad Gita Chanting
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time:  9:15 - 11:00 AM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   Chanting of all verses in the 18 Chapters of the Bhagavad Gita will be taught with correct pronunciation and intonation.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Vedanta 101 Sunday 9:15- 11:00 AM: Atma Bodha
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time: 9:15 - 11:00 AM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   Vedanta is the science of life. It shows us the gateway to peace and happiness. To understand this subtle science, knowledge of certain terms and concepts is mandatory. With striking examples and ingenious poetry, Atma Bodha guides the reader along the path of Vedanta terminology. Reflecting on these verses will uplift the mind and elevate the soul. A great guide for beginners and a meditation prop for advanced seekers.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Bhagavad Gita Sunday 9:15 - 11:00 AM: Chapter 3
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time: 9:15 - 11:00 AM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   If the Upanishads are the text books of philosophical principles discussing man, world and God, the Bhagavad Gita is a handbook of instructions as to how every human being can come to live the subtle philosophical principles in the actual work-a-day world. Srimad Bhagavad Gita, the Divine song of the Lord, occurs in the Bhishma Parva of the Mahabharata. This great handbook of practical living marked a positive revolution in Hinduism and inaugurated a Hindu renaissance for the ages that followed the Puranic era.   This year the class will continue to review Karma Yoga from the Bhagavad Gita Chapter 3.  The discussion will focus on learning how to implement “Yogah Karmasu Kowshlam” - the dexterity of action, the art of making any day to day karma into Karma Yoga.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Advanced Vedanta Sunday 9:15 - 11:00 AM: Kaivalya Upanishad
    Sunday
    09:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time: 9:15 - 11:00 AM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   Its poetic diction, systematic development of thought (clear and concise) and scientific arrangement of highly philosophical ideas make Kaivalya Upanishad one of the most striking minor Upanishads. In this Upanishad, Asvalayana, the great teacher of Rig Veda is the disciple and Lord Brahma, the Creator himself is the teacher, who glorifies the unconditional Brahman.
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Sanskrit for Adults Sunday (11:15 AM - 12:15 PM)
    Sunday
    11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Balavihar - Sun AM
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time:  11:15 - 12:15 PM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   This class will focus on understanding quotes and poems in Sanskrit.  
  • 19 Sep, 2021
    Dasabodha in Marathi Sunday 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM: Dasabodha by Swami Samartha Ramadas
    Sunday
    11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
    Chinmaya Vrindavan
    Chinmaya Vrindavan Language Classes
    95 Cranbury Neck Rd
    Cranbury, NJ, 08512
    $600.00

    Adult Study Group Attendees:  Open only to registered Balavihar families or Parivaar/Sevak members Time:  11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Sundays on Balavihar weekends   Discussions in Marathi based on Dasbodha (Advice to the Disciple) by Samarth Ramdas Swami.  It is a comprehensive volume in verse form providing instructions on the religious life, presented in the format of a conversation between a Guru and disciple. The narration is believed to have taken place in a cave called Shivatharghal in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. Contained within the chapters of Dasbodh, Ramdas Swami outlines the path of liberation through Devotion and Knowledge. Through knowledge, Ramdas Swami clears away all doubts and gives the understanding of one's "True Self." Ramdas Swami also reveals the true meaning and significance of "Discrimination" and "Detachment."  The text also deals with diverse aspects of human life such as politics, conducting business dealings and taking care of one's body and family life. 
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