Indian Plants from Vedic Gardens


NYC Indian Community Events


NYC, Flushing, Jackson Heights in Queens and Hicksville in Long Island are home to an active Indian community.

Classical music and dance programs, Ugadi, Sri Rama Navami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara and Diwali, residential real estate open house tours, and a host of cultural, educational events are organized frequently by various NYC Indian community associations.

A majority of festival events organized by the Hindu temples are free.

Besides the festival celebrations, there are non-profit organizations in NYC that frequently organize art exhibitions, music concerts feturing Indian artists and lectures and talks by Social Science professionals.

Visit NYIndia.us frequently to find out forthcoming events organized by various New York Hindu temples and Indian community organizations.

June 21 - August 7, 2017
Maha Rudra Yagya
Where: Shiv Shakti Hindu Temple 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: June 21 - August 7, 2017

Contact: 718-217-4003


June 17, 2017
Hindi Diwas
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: June 17, 2017 3PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

June 18-24, 2017
Discourse on Bhagwat Katha
Where: Hindu Center Temple 45-52 Kissena Boulevard Flushing, New York 11355

When: June 18-24, 2017

Contact: 718-358-6726

June 21 & 28, 2017
Math Prep
What: Focuses on Interest & Percent of Change, Tables, Pictographs, Bar & Line Graphs,
Box Plots, Circle Graphs, Line Plots, Histograms, & Mean, Median, Mode & range

Where: New Amsterdam Library 9 Murray St New York, NY, 10007

When: June 21 & 28, 2017 3PM for adults

Contact: 212-732-8186

June 25, 2017
Jagannatha Ratha Yatra
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Mandir 94-39 44th Avenue Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: June 25, 2017

Contact: 718-446-6727

June 25, 2017
International Yoga Day
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: June 25, 2017 9AM

Contact: 718-460-8484

June 25-July 1, 2017
Discourse on Yoga
Where: Hindu Center Temple 45-52 Kissena Boulevard Flushing, New York 11355

When: June 25-July 1, 2017

Contact: 718-358-6726

July 1, 2017
Ashta Nayika Dance Ballet
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: July 1, 2017 3PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

July 6, 2017
Free Citizenship & Immigration Services
What: Information session by USCIS

Where: Muhlenberg Library 209 West 23rd St New York, NY, 10011

When: July 6, 2017 5:30PM-6:30PM

Contact: 212-924-1585

July 8, 2017
Poornima
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Mandir 94-39 44th Avenue Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: July 8, 2017

Contact: 718-446-6727

July 8, 2017
SAT Subject Tests
What: Includes Math I, Math II, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or U.S. History SAT Subject tests.
Students can take up to 3 tests. Each test last an hour with a five minute break, for ages 13-18

Where: 53rd St Library 18 West 53rd St New York, NY, 10019

When: July 8, 2017 @ 11AM registration required

Contact: 212-714-8400

July 24-27, 2017
Robotics Class
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple Senior Center 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: July 24-27, 2017 for ages 6-8 & 9-12, registration required

Contact: 718-460-8484

Until August 4, 2017
Broadway Dance
What: Free workout, registration begins at 9:30AM before each class, children
under 18 must be accompanied by adult

Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2 Roller Pink 2 Furman St Brooklyn, NY 11201

When: Mondays Until August 4, 2017 @ 10AM Free

August 5, 2017
Free Citizenship & Immigration Services
What: Information session by USCIS on permanent residency, citizenship exam & interview

Where: Sedgwick Library 1701 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Bronx, NY, 10453

When: August 5, 2017 2:30PM

Contact: 718-731-2074

August 15, 2017
Sri Krishna Janmashtami
Where: Shiv Shakti Hindu Temple 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: August 15, 2017

Contact: 718-217-4003

August 15, 2017
Indian Dance Workshop
What: Mohiniyattam dance, Carnatic music & tabla performance workshop for ages 5 & older

Where: 53rd St Library 18 West 53rd St New York, NY, 10019

When: August 15, 2017 @ 2PM

Contact: 212-714-8400

August 15, 2017
India Day & Janmashtami Celebrations
Where: Hindu Center Temple 45-52 Kissena Boulevard Flushing, New York 11355

When: August 15, 2017

Contact: 718-358-6726

August 20, 2017
NYC India Day Parade 2017
Where: Madison Ave between 23rd St & 40th St, NY

When: August 20, 2017 12PM-6PM

August 25 - September 5, 2017
Ganesh Festival Celebrations
Where: Shiv Shakti Hindu Temple 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: August 25 - September 5, 2017

Contact: 718-217-4003

Until September 10, 2017
Free Public Art: Descension by Anish Kapoor
Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1 Bridge View Lawn 2 Furman St Brooklyn, NY 11201

When: Until September 10, 2017 9AM-9PM daily

Until December 28, 2017
Dance Movement for Fitness
Where: Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park 2640 Grand Concourse (E 192 St & E Kingbridge Rd) Bronx, NY 10458

When: Thursdays Until December 28, 2017 10AM-11AM

Contact: 718-365-5516

Flushing Ganesh Temple Events
  • Classes in English for Adults
    Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

    What: Classes in English for Adults Every Tuesday @ - 9:00 am

    Contact: 718-460-8484

    Malayalam School
  • Malayalam School by Hudson Valley Malayalam Association
    Where: South High School, 31 Demarest Mill Road, West Nyack, NY 10954

    What: Malayalam School Every Friday from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

    Contact: shain@shain.com