What's New ?

 What Is New  In The Website?

(1) SINGLE SIGN-ON  LOGIN:

We decided to make visiting our website and subscribing to our services easy for you. Hence, as we upgraded our website, we introduce the ‘Single Sign-In Login’. Once you register on our website using your email address, you will be able to register for a course, shop online from our Chinmaya Vani, register for events without having to repeatedly type your basic information.

 

Seamless integration across the website allows you to access all services, subscribe to events of your choice and newsletters.

 

CIF’s Discussion Forum, Webinar Satsang with Acharya and Worship site shall be intergrated in our next phase of development.

 

However, you need not be logged-in to browse our site.

 

(2) COURSES PAGE has been REVAMPED

  • Course Payment Simplified: (CHANGE)

 

  • Account Area (CHANGE)

All Courses that you have registered for will be available under one head, under Account Area- My Courses. This will be accessible once you login. Please note this is applicable only if you have used the same email id to register for all the Courses in the past. If you had used different email ids, you will have to login with those respective email ids to access the Course.

Please contact us if you would like to merge your account into a single account for easy tracking and managing your information.

 

  • Online Examinations (NEW FEATURE)

Once you register for a Course, you can start accessing your Course from the Account Area. You will need to download your lesson and start answering the test. There is no need to email the answers anymore. The tests would be evaluated by the Tutor automatically and graded which will be then available in your Course Page for the relevant Course.

The system is available both for new users as well as ongoing users who have not completed the Course.

  • View Past Answers (NEW FEATURE)

You can view your past answers in the system along with the grade. Only those past answers that have been submitted in the new online system and have been graded would be viewable. For other answers submitted before, only grades will be available.

 

  • Convocations (NEW FEATURE)

You can now choose what mode of Convocation you want to recieve by online mode towards the end of the Course when you are in the last Lesson. This is available even for Postal Students.

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(3) CIF Chinmaya Vani - Online Store

  1. The Online Store is now integrated with the Single Sign Login.

  2. The User interface has been redesigned for better look and easy navigation with features

  3. You can now search for books based on author, title and language

  4. You can review our books online

  5. On clicking the Product of your choice , you will get recommendations for similar books if applicable.

  6. You can make offline purchases and choose to send payment by cheque or wire transfer

  7. You can view or track your Order status online through the Account Area.

(4) Events

  1. The Events Section is now integrated with the Single Sign Login.

  2. The User interface has been redesigned for better look and easy navigation

  3. You can filter events on ‘Acharya’, language, Private/public

  4. You can now search for Events

  5. You can make offline registrations and choose to send payment by  cheque or wire transfer

  6. You can view or track your registrationEvent status through the Account Area.

  7. You can save an event to your Google Calendar or iCal.

 

(5) Donation Options

  1. The Donation Section is now partly integrated with the Single Sign Login. All options will be integrated in the next phase of development. .

  2. The User interface has been redesigned for better look

  3. You can make offline registrations and choose to send payment by  cheque or wire transfer

  4. You can view or track your Donation Contribution status through the Account Area.

(6) Free Download Section

The User interface of Free Downloads has been redesigned for better look and feel

(7) Audio-Video Section

The User interface of Free Downloads has been redesigned for better look. New Videos have been added, audio section would be fully operational in the next phase of development.

(9) Newsletter Section

Newsletter section is now integrated with Single sign login. You can  manage your subscription from the Account Area.