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Virginia Indian Community Events


The Indian community in Virginia is a vibrant one.

Musical nights, temple functions, Rama Navami, Ugadi, Diwali, Annakoot, Ganesh Utsav, Dasara, Pongal festival celebrations and a host of cultural programs are organized every weekend by various community groups or Hindu temples.

Local community organizations and public libraries in McLean, Vienna, Fairfax, Sterling, Reston, Alexandria etc. also host SAT/ACT Prep classes, STEM & Math tutoring, Yoga sessions, Coding & Robotics classes, immigration & naturalization services like preparing for citizenship exam, interview and filling up the forms for the benefit of students, teens, youth, immigrants and adults.

Here are some of the forthcoming events centered around the Indian community in Virginia:

February 24, 2018
Bengali Saraswathi Puja
Where: Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads 217 Sampson Creek Rd Chesapeake, VA 23322

When: February 24, 2018 4PM-10PM

Contact: 757-382-7777

February 24, 2018
Chinese New Year: Lion Dance
Where: Cascades Library Meeting Room B 21030 Whitfield Place Potomac Falls, VA 20165

When: February 24, 2018 1PM-1:30PM

Contact: 703-444-3228



February 24 & 25, 2018
Hayagrieva Homam
Where: SV Lotus Temple 12501 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030

When: February 24 & 25, 2018

Contact:703-815-4850

March 1, 2018
Holi & Holika Dahan
Where: Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads 217 Sampson Creek Rd Chesapeake, VA 23322

When: March 1, 2018

Contact: 757-382-7777

March 3, 2018
Holi Mela: Rangon Ka Tyohar
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When: March 3, 2018

Contact: 703-690-9355

March 5, 2018
Socrates Cafe: Philosophy Discussion
Where: Dolley Madison Library Meeting Room 1 & 2 1244 Oak Ridge Ave McLean, VA 22101

When: March 5, 2018 2PM-3:30PM

Contact: 703-356-0770

March 10, 2018
Harry Potter Party
Where: Purcellville Library Robey Meeting Room 220 East Main St Purcellville, VA 20132

When: March 10, 2018 2PM-4PM

Contact: 540-338-7235

March 14 & 17, 2018
Vegetable Garden Basics
Where: Ashburn Library Meeting Room A+B 43316 Hay Rd Ashburn, VA 20147

When: March 14 & 17, 2018 1PM-4PM

Contact: 703-737-8100

March 15, 2018
Real Estate: Fair Housing - What is it
Where: McEnearney Associates 1320 Old Chain Bridge Rd McLean, VA 22101

When: March 15, 2018 11AM-1PM, free includes lunch, registration required

Contact: 703-790-9090

March 15, 2018
Holy Grail Games
Where: Centreville Library Meeting Room 1 & 2, 4200 St. Germain Dr Centreville, VA, 20121-

When: March 15, 2018 3:30PM-7PM for ages 7 - adults

Contact: 703-830-2223

March 18, 2018
Ugadi, Gudi Padwa New Year Celebration
Where: Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads 217 Sampson Creek Rd Chesapeake, VA 23322

When: March 18, 2018

Contact: 757-382-7777

March 18, 2018
Ugadi New Year Celebration
Where: Rajdhani Mandir 4525 Pleasant Valley Road, Chantilly, VA 20151

When: March 18, 2018

Contact: 703-378-8401

March 18-25, 2018
Navratri Utsav
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When: March 18-25, 2018

Contact: 703-690-9355

March 25, 2018
Rama Navami Celebration
Where: Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads 217 Sampson Creek Rd Chesapeake, VA 23322

When: March 25, 2018

Contact: 757-382-7777

April 2 - May 21, 2018
Crazy 8S Math Club
Where: City of Fairfax Library Meeting Room A&B 10360 North St Fairfax, VA, 22030

When: Mondays April 2 - May 21, 2018 4:30PM-5:30PM, for grades K-2

Contact: 703-293-6227

April 5, 2018
Hands on Math
Where: Sterling Library Meeting Room A+B 22330 S. Sterling Blvd, Ste A117 Sterling, VA, 20164

When: April 5, 2018 4PM-5PM for grades K-5

Contact: 571-258-3309

April 7, 2018
Holi: Festival of Colors
Where: George C. Marshall High School 7731 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043

When: April 7, 2018

Until April 14, 2018
Immigration: Citizenship Class
Where: Sterling Library 22330 S. Sterling Blvd, Ste A117 Sterling, VA, 20164

When: Saturdays Until April 14, 2018 9AM-11:50AM registration required

Contact: 571-258-3309

April 14, 2018
K-12 STEM Symposium
Where: The Nysmith School 13625 EDS Dr, Herndon, VA 20171

When: April 14, 2018 9AM-3PM, free admission registration required

April 14, 2018
Tamil New Year Celebration
Where: Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads 217 Sampson Creek Rd Chesapeake, VA 23322

When: April 14, 2018

Contact: 757-382-7777

April 17, 2018
STEM: Wind Power
Where: Great Falls Library Meeting Room 9830 Georgetown Pike Great Falls, VA, 22066

When: April 17, 2018 4:30PM-5:30PM for ages 8+

Contact: 703-757-8560

April 28, 2018
Book Discussion: Rails of War
Where: Tysons-Pimmit Meeting Room 1 & 2 7584 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA, 22043

When: April 28, 2018 11AM-12PM

Contact: 703-790-8088

May 8, 2018
Book Discussion: Karma and the Art of Butter Chicken
Where: Patrick Henry Library Meeting Room 101 Maple Ave. East Vienna, VA, 22180

When: May 8, 2018 7:30PM-9PM

Contact: 703- 938-0405

May 12 & 13, 2018
Maharudram & Sahasra Ganapati Atharvaseersha Maha Yagnam
Where: Rajdhani Mandir 4525 Pleasant Valley Road, Chantilly, VA 20151

When: May 12 & 13, 2018

Contact: 703-378-8401

May 23, 2018
STEM: Really Big Numbers
Where: City of Fairfax Library Meeting Room A&B 10360 North St Fairfax, VA, 22030

When: May 23, 2018 7PM-8PM, for grades 4-6, registration required

Contact: 703-293-6227

June 16, 2018
Rhythmaya: Indian Dance & Music
Where: Patrick Henry Library Meeting Room 101 Maple Ave. East Vienna, VA, 22180

When: June 16, 2018 10:30AM- 11:15AM

Contact: 703- 938-0405

July 19, 2018
Rhythmaya: Indian Dance & Music
Where: Chantilly Library Meeting Room 4000 Stringfellow Rd Chantilly, VA, 20151

When: July 19, 2018 10:30AM- 11:15AM

Contact: 703-502-3883

Language Classes
Telugu Classes
Where: SV Lotus Temple 12501 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030

When: Sundays from 2PM-4PM

Contact:703-815-4850

Dance Classes
Kathak
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Friday from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Contact:703-222-3056

Upanishads
Discourses on Upanishads
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When: Every First Sunday of the month frpm 5:30PM-6:30PM

Contact: 703-690-9355

Dance Classes
Bharatnatyam classes
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Sunday from 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Contact:703-222-3056

SAT I Coaching
SAT I Coaching
Where: Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Saturday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Contact:703-690-2888

Dance Classes
Bollywood Dance
Where:Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Sunday from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Contact:703-222-3056

Yoga Classes
Free Yoga Classes
Where:Durga Temple Downstairs Hall, 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Saturday and Sunday from 7AM-9AM

Contact:703-440-8032

Yoga Classes
Free Yoga Classes
Where: SV Lotus Temple 12501 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA, 22030

When: Saturdays 7AM-9AM

Contact: 703-815-4850

Gita Satsang
Bhagvad Gita Satsang
Where:Durga Temple 8400 Durga Place, Fairfax Station, VA 22039

When:Every Saturday from 10:30am - Noon

Contact:703-912-5790

Other Resources for Indians:
NYC Indian Jobs
Edison, NJ Jobs
Los Angeles Indian Jobs
Pittsburgh Indian Jobs
Philly Help Wanted Ads
Bay Area Jobs for Indians
New Jersey Jobs for Indians
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