Geeta Chanting Yajna LI NY 2024
Chapter 4: Jñāna-karma-sannyāsa-yogah

Date: May 04, 2024

Time: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM EST

Weekday: Saturday

  • Grade KG Anagha (Verses 1-7): FREE
  • Grade 1 & 2 Arjuna (Verses 1-14): FREE
  • Grade 1 & 2 Arjuna (Verses 1-25) Gita Fest*: FREE
  • Grade 3 & 4 Bharata (Verses 1-21): FREE
  • Grade 5 & 6 Partha (Verses 1-28): FREE
  • Grade 7, 8 & 9 Gudakesa (Verses 1-35): FREE
  • Grades 1-9 Medhavi Group (Verses 1-42): FREE
  • Grade 10, 11 & 12 Kaunteya (Verses 1-42): FREE
  • Grade 10, 11 & 12 Kaunteya (Verses 1-42) READING: FREE
  • Adult Mahabaho (Verses 1-42) READING: FREE
  • Adult Parantapa (Verses 1-42) MEMORY: FREE


Our Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda worked tirelessly for 40 years to propagate the message of the Bhagavad Geeta.  Pujya Gurudev said that the Bhagavad Geeta is the “handbook for everyday living”. In order to bring this philosophy into children’s lives, the Bhagavad Geeta Chanting competition was created.


Geeta Chanting Yajna 2024 NY Regional competition shall be held at Vaishnav Temple on May 4th, 2024. This event is open to all. Please details below for verse assignment for grades.


Chapter 4 Lyrics:     Sanskrit      English      Sanskrit & English side-by-side


A participant can only participate in one of the Regionals competitions. Participants are requested to register in the center where they attend Balavihar. Please select the center that is close to your residence, if you are not a Chinmaya Mission member.


Please note last day to register for NY Regionals is Sunday, 28th April, 2024. Further details will be communicated to registered participants, when they sign up for the competition.


This one-of-kind event is conducted every year by Chinmaya Mission Centers all over the world, open to each and every ardent student of Bhagavad Gītā as envisioned by Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda. Participation is free and every participant will be awarded a custom designed medal recognizing their hard work and efforts to participate in this event. An electronic report card will be sent to each participant and the results will be published online after the event.

Additional Information:

Medhavi is a group introduced for kids who can memorize the entire chapter. This year, Participants in this group are required to chant verses 1 - 42 of chapter 4, from memory. This group is open to grades 1 through 9. Please select this option during registration, if you would like to participate in this group and chant all the 42 verses.
Grades 10-12 reading the chapter shall have a Vocabulary Test in addition to chanting.  Please refer to Chapter 4 Vocabulary List ( Details regarding the Online Vocabulary Test will be emailed prior to the event.
Adults reading the chapter shall be required to speak for 5 minutes on any one of the following sets of verses: 4.7-4.9, 4.22-4.24, 4.33-4.35, or 4.36-4.38, and be able to answer questions based on those verses.
Please refer to the Evaluation criteria document (


Please follow the links below to read CMTC Geeta Chanting Yajna - Evaluation Criteria and other details before submitting your registration. 


Reference Documents:


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