"Dispassion cannot be acquired, nor realization of the Truth, nor inherence in the Self, in the absence of Guru's Grace" - Bhagwan Ramana Maharishi
This camp is a very special opportunity to revel in the divine presence of His Holiness Pujya Guruji Swami Tejomayananda for 6 days and learn the greatest philosophical Truths from this Master Vedantin. Guruji has a unique way of rendering even the most intriguing and highest philosophies contained in rich Vedantic literature in a simple and effective manner which appeals to all categories of audience. His devotional bhajans and charismatic singing are known to melt the hearts of devotees and invoke great love for the Lord. For those new, this camp would be an indispensable opportunity to get to know Him and thereby be immensely blessed. And those who already know Guruji also know that His presence uplifts the spirits of devotees and rejuvenates all with positive energy and blissful inner peace.
His Holiness Swami Tejomayananda
Swami Tejomayananda is a living portrait of simplicity with depth, humility with courage, and wisdom with devotion. Always jovial, smiling, and welcoming, he is readily accessible and approachable to all who seek the knowledge of Vedanta from him. Fluent in Hindi, Marathi, English, and Sanskrit, Swami Tejomayananda's talks, written commentaries, and original music, poetry, and text compositions exude lofty spiritual insights, incisive Vedantic scholarship, and universal harmony.
Swami Tejomayananda has served as acharya (dean) of the Sandeepany institutes of Vedanta (gurukulas of Chinmaya Mission) in India, and as acharya in Mission centers in India and the US. As the Head of Chinmaya Mission Worldwide, Guruji has continuously and dynamically pursued his guru's grand spiritual and organizational vision and executed many notable projects, including the Chinmaya International Residential School in Coimbatore, the Chinmaya International Foundation near Cochin, the Chinmaya Heritage Centre in Chennai, the Chinmaya Vibhooti Vision Centre near Pune, etc. In overseeing the Mission's global activities and projects, Guruji's tours around the world are extensive and continuous. Throughout his travels, he conducts jnana yajnas in different cities and various countries every week.