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.
Durga Mata @ Divya Dham Temple NYC © NYIndia.usDasara Utsav NYC - October 9-18, 2018
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 featuring 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.


September 25, 2018
NYC Vinyasa Warrior Yoga
Where: Tompkins Square Library 331 East 10th St New York, NY 10009

When: September 25, 2018 6:15PM-7:30PM free, only for adults, bring a mat & towel

Contact: 212-228-4747

September 30, 2018
India Fest
Where: Bar Beach North Hempstead Park 175 W Shore Rd Port Washington, NY 11050

When: September 30, 2018

September 30, 2018
NYC Autumn Festival
Where: Pier 1 Promenade Brooklyn Bridge Park Furman St Brooklyn, NY 11201

When: September 30, 2018 12PM-5PM

October 3, 2018
Ravi Shankar's Influence on Rock & Roll
Where: Hicksville Library 169 Jerusalem Ave Hicksville, NY 11801

When: October 3, 2018 1PM free

Contact:516-931-1417

October 4, 2018
Latino Heritage Celebration
Where: Brooklyn Borough Hall 209 Joralemon St Brooklyn, NY 11201

When: October 4, 2018 6PM-8PM

Contact: 718-802-3700

October 6, 13 & November 17, 2018
Family Yoga
Where: Hempstead Public Library 115 Nichols Court Hempstead, NY 11550

When: October 6, 13 & November 17, 2018 12PM

Contact: 516-481-6990

October 7, 2018
NYC Diwali: Festival of Lights Celebration
Where: Leonard's Palazzo, 555 Northern Boulevard, Great Neck, NY 11021

When: October 7, 2018 12PM-6PM

October 9-18, 2018
NYC Dasara Utsav & Dandiya
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: October 9-18, 2018

Contact: 718-460-8484

October 10-19, 2018
NYC Dasara Utsav & Raas Garba 2018
Where: Shiv Shakti Peeth 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: October 10-19, 2018

Contact: 718-217-4003

October 10-18, 2018
Hicksville Dasara Utsav & Durga Puja
Where: Afghan Hindu Association 80 E Barclay St, Hicksville, NY 11801

When: October 10-18, 2018

Contact: 516-433-4388

October 10-19, 2018
Queens, NY Dasara Utsav
Where: Hindu Center NYC 45-52 Kissena Blvd Flushing, New York 11355

When: October 10-19, 2018

Contact: 718-358-6726

October 14-18, 2018
NYC Dasara Durga Puja
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Temple 94-39 44th Ave Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: October 14-18, 2018

Contact: 718-446-6727

October 15, 2018
Book Discussion: The Windfall
Where: Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library 2147 Barnes Ave Bronx, NY 10462

When: October 15, 2018 12PM free

Contact: 718-829-5864

October 21, 2018
Hicksville Diwali Mela
Where: Afghan Hindu Association 80 E Barclay St, Hicksville, NY 11801

When: October 21, 2018 from 12PM

Contact: 516-433-4388

October 29, 2018
Diwali: Hindu Festival of Lights
Where: Webster Library 1465 York Ave New York, NY, 10021

When: October 29, 2018 4PM free

Contact: 212-288-5049

October 31, 2018
Halloween Fun
Where: Hicksville Library 169 Jerusalem Ave Hicksville, NY 11801

When: October 31, 2018 10:15AM registration required

Contact:516-931-1417

November 3, 2018
Diwali: Hindu Festival of Lights
Where: Allerton Library 2740 Barnes Ave Bronx, NY, 10467

When: November 3, 2018 2PM free

Contact: 718-881-4240

November 6 & 7, 2018
NYC Diwali: Festival of Lights
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: November 6 & 7, 2018

Contact: 718-460-8484

November 6 & 7, 2018
Hicksville Diwali Festival
Where: Afghan Hindu Association 80 E Barclay St, Hicksville, NY 11801

When: November 6 & 7, 2018

Contact: 516-433-4388

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