- 1. Preservation of ancient Manuscripts: All ancient palm leaf and paper manuscripts that come to CIF's attention are preserved, maintained, digitised and decoded. The scholars retrieve the content and publish them for the benefit of academia and society in general.
- 2. Academic Workshops: Conducts lectures, workshops, courses and retreats on various schools of Indian Philosophy, Science, Yoga, Sanskrit and so on, by inviting international experts for knowledge sharing.
- 3. Publications: In order to ensure that the knowledge that lies in manuscripts, theses or research papers reaches the audience it is meant for, CIF publishes books, magazines and journals in Sanskrit and English on various topics ranging from Philosophy, Sanskrit and Indology to Sciences.
- 4. Home Study Courses: Chinmaya International Foundation offers well-structured, introductory and advanced level courses on Indian Philosophy, specialising in Advaita Vedanta. It also offers courses on the Bhagavad-gita, Sanskrit and Vedic Maths. In addition, there is a unique self-development programme, based on the wisdom of the scriptures titled ‘Make it Happen’. CIF has around 30,000 students from all over the world doing the courses. For details on courses, visit the Home Study Courses section.