CIF has been recognised as:
Adarsh Shodha Sansthan (Centre for Excellence in Sanskrit Research) by Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Govt. of India.
Scientific and Industrial Organisation (SIRO) by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Govt. of India.
Research Centre by the world’s largest Open University - Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala.
Advaita Makaranda is a treatise devoted to the reflection of the Vedantic truths. Authored by Sri Lakshmidhara Kavi, the text is replete with logical reasoning and aims at providing clarity.
Talks on 'Shivananda Lahiri' by Swami Advayananda -
The Shivananda Lahari is a divinely beautiful poetic offering of 100 verses by Shri Adi Shankaracharya at the feet of Lord Shiva, in ecstatic moments of blissful Oneness with the Lord. Shri Shankaracharya implores the mind to let go of its vagaries and tune in with complete surrender to the Lord. Indeed it is the Lord's grace alone that will finally help the devotee cross the ocean of samsara, to effortlessly glide into the Waves of Bliss Divine. A must study to heighten one's devotion to the Lord and soar into the pinnacles of knowledge.
Talks on 'Saints of Maharashtra' by Brahmacharini Maitreyi Chaitanya - Lives of saints are scriptures in action. It is these greatly inspiring lives that show us the possibility and implant in us the enthusiasm to reach sublime heights. Varied incidents and episodes in the lives of Saints of Maharashtra and their unswerving devotion to Lord Vitthala fill our hearts too with devotion, leaving us wanting more of it.
Calling the youth aged 18 - 35, for Vedanta for Yuva with Swami Advayananda.
Camp will have lectures, group discussion, q&a and meditation.
Harimeede Stotram with Pujya Guruji Swami Tejomayananda
Harimeede Stotram, also known as Haristuti, a renowned hymn composed by Sri Sankaracharya, presents and worships Lord Sri Hari as the supreme Reality, the Para-Brahman. Being is a unique Vedantic treatise presenting the sublime wisdom of the Upanishads in all its entirety, it is a 'must-study' for all seekers of Self-Realisation.
Drk-Drshya-Viveka with Swami Advayananda
Drk-Drshya-Viveka enquires into the distinction between the Seer and the seen, and provides clarity on meditation.