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.


May 28 - June 27, 2019
Citizenship Test Preparation
Where: St. Agnes Library 444 Amsterdam Ave New York, NY 10024

When: Tuesdays & Thursdays May 28 - June 27, 2019, Tuesdays 1:30PM & 6PM; Thursdays 10:30AM & 2:30PM

Contact: 212-621-0619

June 1, 2019
Hollywood to Bollywood Movies: Shabnam Mousi
Where: Parkchester Library 1985 Westchester Ave Bronx, NY, 10462

When: June 1, 2019 @ 10AM & 1:30PM

Contact: 718-829-7830

June 2, 2019
Devi Khodiyar Mata Celebrations
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: June 2, 2019 @ 2PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

June 4, 2019
This Land Is Our Land by Suketu Mehta
Where: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building 476 Fifth Ave New York, NY, 10018

When: June 4, 2019 @ 6:30PM

Contact: 917-275-6975

June 4, 2019
This Land Is Our Land: Suketu Mehta
Where: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building 476 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

June 15, 2019
Music Concert
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple Saraswathi Hall, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: June 15, 2019 @ 3PM

Contact: 718-460-8484

June 24, 2019
Book Discussion: A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
Where: Dongan Hills Library 1617 Richmond Rd Staten Island, NY, 10304

When: June 24, 2019 @ 11:30AM & 5PM

Contact: 718-351-1444

July 3, 2019
Democracy May Not Exist, But We'll Miss It When It's Gone
Where: Mid-Manhattan Library 476 Fifth Ave New York, NY, 10018

When: July 3, 2019 @ 6:30PM

Contact: 212-340-0863

July 7, 2019
International Yoga Day
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple Wedding Hall, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

When: July 7, 2019 from 9AM

Contact: 718-460-8484

July 10, 2019
The Rabbit in the Moon and Other Marvelous Tales of the Night Sky
Where: 53rd Street Library 18 West 53rd St New York, NY, 10019

When: July 10, 2019 @ 4PM

Contact: 212-714-8400

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