Masterclass with Swami Swaroopananda
Based on lessons from the sacred Bhagavad Gita
About the youth camp: Camp provides a unique and transformational journey for every single attendee. In a serene environment, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in knowledge, discussions and tailored activities. This camp is presented as a Masterclass where youth will learn to tools to help explore and unfurl all of one’s personality layers: physical, mental, intellectual, and spiritual. Under the compassionate mentorship of Swami Swaroopananda – the Global head of Chinmaya Mission worldwide, this national youth camp and masterclass will feature dynamic and transformational workshops for youth to learn the value-based wisdom.
Who are the participants? This youth camp is open to all the youth of New Zealand. Attendees will be comprised of university students and young professionals dedicated to the pursuit of self-growth. It helps youth, ages 18- 30+, develop a sense of unity and purpose while realizing their potential.
Who will run this Masterclass? Swami Swaroopananda is a world-renowned public speaker and expert in the field of personal, managerial and spiritual development. He has inspired many successful business leaders around the world and guided countless spiritual aspirants to great heights in their inner unfoldment. He has conducted hundreds of seminars, retreats and public lectures to touch the lives of a vast cross- section of humanity round the globe. Swami Swaroopananda brings the timeless wisdom of Vedanta – the Perennial Philosophy to today’s life and people. His profound insights into modern personal and corporate life, coupled with his humane and down-to-earth approach, makes Swami Swaroopananda a unique spiritual leader and mentor.
What will be some of the highlights of this national youth camp?
- Common platform for youth to gain the them the tools to live life with equipoise and confidence, enabling them to awaken and channel our inherent energy.
- Exciting physical activities and interactive discussions
- Dedicated to youth who have deep questions about the purpose of life and who like to think logically about the deeper aspects of a modern dynamic living.
- Featuring an international speaker and spiritual teacher who will take this Masterclass on transforming our life
- Breakout sessions on life-questions and guided reflection to think logically about life
- An open platform that is relevant for young people to understand the purpose of life and how to live rather than contemplating life’s big questions in old age when life has largely passed us by
Who are the organisers? The youth wing of Chinmaya Mission New Zealand called ‘CHYK’ will be organising this camp. CHYK stands for ‘Chinmaya Yuva Kendra’. From residential retreats, to one-day workshops, to seminars, symposia, debates, and competitions, CHYKs around the world have continued to think outside the box and organize unique, creative events, with catchy themes, relevant topics, and intriguing activities and aims to empower youth with the vision, values and dynamism for success in all fields. The motto of CHYK is ‘Harnessing Youth Potential through Dynamic Spirituality’.
While CHYK events differ enormously in style and content, the purpose and result of positive and uplifting energy that characterizes every CHYK activity pervades each event organizer, participant, and spectator alike. All CHYK special events are planned and organized under the auspices of Chinmaya Mission’s host of Teachers, who constantly motivate, guide, channelize, and strengthen CHYKs on their journey of inner purity and evolution.
About Chinmaya Mission: Chinmaya Mission operates in more than 25 countries and has 300+ centres. We aim for the inner transformation of individuals through knowledge of Vedanta (the knowledge of universal oneness and science of life), spiritual practices and service to society, resulting in a happy world around them. Our mission is to provide to individuals from any background, the wisdom of Vedanta and the practical means for spiritual growth and happiness, enabling them to become positive contributors to society. Our motto is “To give maximum happiness to the maximum number for the maximum time”.