Chinmaya Ganapati Minneapolis
The Twin Cities Center was officially formed in May 2002. However interested individuals and families had been carrying out activities for 4-5 years prior. Currently there are over 150 families actively involved in various activities.
Swami Shantananda is the resident acharya of Chinmaya Mission in New Jersey and the President of Chinmaya Mission West, which overseas all centers in the USA. He is also the guiding acharya for Chinmaya Ganapati. Before his life began anew as a Sanyasi, he served as Gurudev’s secretary and ran a business in Taiwan. He also established the Chinmaya centers in Hong Kong and Taiwan. Swamiji’s talks are filled with valuable insights that we can apply to our daily lives.