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 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.


April 20, 2019
Musical Odyssey of Exotic Lands
Where: St. George Library Center 5 Central Ave Staten Island, NY, 10301

When: April 20, 2019 @ 1PM

Contact: 718-442-8560

May 1, 2019
What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape: Sohaila Abdulali
Where:Mid Manhattan Library 476 Fifth Avenue (42nd St Entrance) New York, NY, 10018

When: May 1, 2019 @ 6:30PM

Contact: 212-340-0863

May 4, 2019
Acharya Day Celebration
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: May 4, 2019 @ 3PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

May 5, 2019
World Sanskrit Day
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: May 5, 2019 @ 3PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

May 7, 2019
Akshya Trithiya
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Temple, 94-39 44th Avenue Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: May 7, 2019

Contact: 718-446-6727

May 11, 2019
Bharatnatyam Dance Program
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: May 11, 2019 @ 3:15PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

June 4, 2019
This Land Is Our Land: Suketu Mehta
Where: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building 476 Fifth Avenue (42nd St and Fifth Ave) New York, NY, 10018

When: June 4, 2019 @ 6:30PM

Contact: 917-275-6975

June 6, 2019
Indian Dance Workshop
Where: Edenwald Library 1255 East 233rd St Bronx, NY 10466

When: June 6, 2019 @ 2PM

Contact: 718-798-3355

July 16, 2019
Guru Poornima
Where: Shiva Shakti Hindu Temple, 264-12 Hillside Ave, Floral Park, NY 11004

When: July 16, 2019

Contact: 718-217-4003

July 20 - August 15, 2019
Maha Rudra Yagna
Where: Shiva Shakti Hindu Temple, 264-12 Hillside Ave, Floral Park, NY 11004

When: July 20 - August 15, 2019

Contact: 718-217-4003

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