Rooted in heritage.
Reaching out to the future.

Our Logo

The logo of the Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth is a composition of five elements: an open book, a lotus in blossom, the luminous earth, the syllable Om which is the signature of Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda, and the University motto at its very base.


The open book:

Indicates the dynamic pursuit of knowledge at Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth – coupled with spiritual wisdom.

The lotus in bloom:

Symbolises the flowering of the inner personality and the transformation of the individual through education.

The luminous earth:

Symbolises the radiant world that such transformed individuals create.

The unique Om:

is evocative of the holistic yet distinctive Chinmaya Vision of Spirituality, Purity, Applicability and Innovation that abide as the very Core Principles of the Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth.

The University motto:

‘Vidyayāsaṁskṛtiḥ – culture through knowledge’. It encapsulates the noble vision and the dynamic mission of Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth in its entirety.