The aim of Vanaprastha program is to give a comprehensive vision to senior citizens and to make their life healthy, serene, comfortable, purposeful and happy. Its motto is: Graceful Aging through Spiritual Living.
The Vanaprastha program is the senior citizens wing of Chinmaya Somnath uniting people over fifty five years of age. This program encourages senior citizens to pursue the final spiritual goal of life and shows them the means to achieve it. It assists and trains householders and near-retirees (vanaprasthis) to make a smoother and easier transition from life in grihasta ashram to life in vanaprastha ashram.