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Chinmaya Mission UK: He Did It – Journey of a Master

Start date: 21 Feb 2016

End date: 21 Feb 2016

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Price: £12 (adult), £10 (conc.), £35 (VIP)

Venue: The Beck theatre, Grange Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 2UE

Venue address: The Beck theatre, Grange Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 2UE


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‘He Did It – Journey of A Master’ is a thematic Bharatanatyam dance performance on the life of Swami Chinmayananda, based on the Chinmaya Mahima Stotram. The Chinmaya Mahima Stotram was composed by the Worldwide Head of Chinmaya Mission and receiver of Padma Bhushan Award 2016, Pujya Swami Tejomayananda. The dance is choreographed and performed by world renowned dancer Usha Raghavan and her troupe, accompanied by accomplished live musicians.


Chinmaya Mission’s aim is to spread maximum happiness to maximum people for maximum time through its 350+ centres around the world. (


Swami Chinmayananda was a Visionary, Master, Teacher.  For decades, He traversed the globe teaching people of all backgrounds the vision of oneness, Advaita Vedanta, in a manner that appealed to the scientific, rational and enquiring mind.  Communicating in flawless English, He was not only a sage of modern times, but also a great visionary, whose work touched countless people around the world.  2016 marks the Birth Centenary of this great Master and this event is a once in a lifetime tribute as part of our Centenary Celebrations (


Usha Raghavan is the director of Kalasagara UK.  Trained by eminent Gurus such as Sri. Adyar K Lakshman & Smt. Kalanidhi Narayanan she has performed around the globe.  Her latest series of lecture-demonstrations have been hailed as a pioneering work in the propagation of classicism in fine arts.  A post graduate in Indian Philosophy, Usha gained her the reputation as a consummate choreographer of exemplary talent. Further info:(