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CORD (Sustainable Rural Development)

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About CORD
“CORD is a bond of love and understanding encouraging a process of sharing which enriches both the giver and the receiver. In this process of giving and serving, the giver grows spiritually and the receiver is blessed with the power of transformation.”

 – Swami Tejomayananda (Worldwide Head of Chinmaya Mission)

CORD (Chinmaya Organisation for Rural Development) is the service wing of Chinmaya Mission and operates as a Trust and NGO. It has been active in the field of holistic rural development for over two decades. It facilitates integrated, participatory and sustainable rural development in villages of Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Himachal Pradesh through guidance, funding, and monitoring.

To facilitate integrated and sustainable development in rural India through self-empowerment processes.

For over twenty years, CORD, a secular non-profit and the service wing of Chinmaya Mission, has been helping rural communities create programs and adopt practices for holistic welfare; facilitating participatory, integrated, and sustainable development for underprivileged communities in over 700 villages and remote areas across India.CORD has a reach spanning over one-half million villagers in four states: Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh, at present.CORD is a creation of Pujya Guruji (Swami Tejomayananda), to create an urge of creativity in the rural population, for creating comprehensive wealth and managing various aspects of their life to live independently, indigenously and respectfully with a religious spirit and scientific mind.

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