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YEP Blog – Pranav Rao

“Coming to YEP has opened my eyes of how I was living my life. I have learned how to be an efficient person, now it is up to me to make the correct changes.”
-Pranav Rao

The Youth Empowerment Program has really pointed me into the right direction. YEP has really allowed me to learn […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

YEP Blog – Ashwin Chandra

“The clarity that I’ve cultivated here leads to a conviction I will have forever.”
-Ashwin Chandra

YEP has been an amazing experience. The knowledge that I’ve learnt here has been game changing. Although all this knowledge was available to me before, the great thing about YEP is the setting and the discipline it inculcates in […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

YEP Blog – Swathi Anantha

“YEP has caught me from the tumultuous waves of life, my guru has placed me on a raft, and the seva activities & sadana will keep me firmly rooted in my pursuit of peace&happiness, living every day to the fullest.”
-Swathi Anantha

Hari Om.
I had completed my Masters and was a working professional when I realized […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

YEP Blog – Rahul Dharmavartha

“It has helped me lift myself out of this confusion and my own personal apathy, and instead has inspired me to be something more, something greater. “
-Rahul Dharmavartha

Coming into YEP, I was a very volatile, disillusioned, confused, and angry young man. I had so many things, so many shackles binding me to an individual […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

YEP Blog – Nirav Shah

“In a lifetime, we have a certain amount of years. This course taught me “what” ‘I’ should do with each hour, each day, each year, and my entire life. Along with this, it taught me “how” to do it.”
-Nirav Shah

Dear Swamiji and Batch #1 Yuvaveers,
I cannot express the effect of this course in words, […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

YEP Blog – Sanjana Manikandan

“YEP has given me much more than what I can articulate in a limited time and space, but it has foremost taught me how to think, and how to maintain an inner sanctuary of peace through the chaos of our daily lives. “
-Sanjana Manikandan

Coming to YEP, I had heard stories from people who had […]

By |February 8th, 2016|Youth Empowerment Program|0 Comments

Reflection: Penny Wars 2014

The Penny Wars was initially envisioned at the Youth Empowerment Program in Piercy, CA in the summer of 2013. The culmination of 31 eager students, 4 compassionate residential acharyas, and Gurudev’s grace brought out many sparks of creativity in terms of service projects and fundraisers for Chinmaya Mission West. The Penny Wars was one such […]

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CHYK West Newsletter – February 2015


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CHYK West Newsletter – December 2014


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Newsletter – Oct 2014


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