Place Category: Hindu Temples
Hindu Cultural Center Of Connecticut Stratford
The Hindu Cultural Center (HCC) sits atop of 3.4 acre parcel in Stratford, Connecticut, a mandir that accomodates 200 people, class rooms, a community hall, kitchen, ample parking and much more.HCC was established to meet the cultural and religious needs of Hindus living in Southern CT. Our Goals are:
Organizes social, cultural and religious events celebrating Hindu festivals and holidays
Promotes awareness of the ‘Hindu way of life’ within ourselves and our neighbors
Develops religious and cultural education programs and discussion
Develops community service projects to promote the spirit of Giving In our neighboring communities
Where Indian Americans can meet to continue and celebrate the religious and cultural traditions of our heritage.
Where the youth can gather to listen, question and incorporate the ‘Hindu’ ideals in their daily life, and continue the legacy of our cultural heritage.
Where we can promote the wisdom of the Hindu philosophy, and intercultural appreciation and understanding to anyone that is interested.
Hindu Cultural Center Of Connecticut Stratford Programs
The Hindu Cultural Center hopes to provide a variety of programs to enrich, cultivate and develop cross-cultural understanding and self-awareness.
Hindi Classes Saturday
Sunday 9:15 am to 10:45 am
2:15 pm to 3:45 pm
Yog and Pranayam
Yog Nidra Saturday
Saturday 9:30 am to 10:45 am
9:30 am to 10:45 am
11 am to 12 pm
Kathak dance classes
by Guru Rachna Agrawal Saturday Intermediate: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Beginner: 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Bharatnatyam dance classes
by Guru Vani Nidadvolu Wednesday 6 pm to 7 pm
Indian Folk & Fusion dance classes
by Guru Nimi Clarence Thursday 7:45 pm to 8:45 pm
Indian Carnatic music classes
by Guru Anu Kothandaraman Sunday Beginner: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Intermediate: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Bhajan Session (learn and rehearse) Saturday 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Gayatri Mantra and Sriman Narayana Chanting Sunday 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The HCC is closer to its goal of being a central hub where social, cultural and religious activities can flourish and be woven into the diverse fabric of Southern Connecticut.