Place Category: Hindu Temples
Sree Sree Gita Sangha Atlantic City
A group of Bangladeshi Hindu immigrants came to Atlantic City, New Jersey with hope for a better future.In order to give their children the essence of native roots,religion and culture,they established a non-profit organization named Sree Sree Gita Sangha INC. It was started under the inspiration and guidance of Swami Jyotishwarananda Giri Maharaj in 2000. At that time, 25 S. Bellevue Ave, Atlantic City, NJ-08401 was used as temporary office.
The Sree Sree Gita Sangha had initiated with celebrating Saraswati Puja and monthly prayer. As the members of this organization increased, they also started celebrating other Hindu Pujas and religious festivals including Sri Krishna Janmashtami,Durga Puja,Kali Puja,Maha Shiva Ratri and etc.The entire communtiy stands together to celebrate each of these religious festivals.It was the most satisfying moment when the Sree Sree Gita Sangha got its prayer room and office in 2010.It is open to the public to offer Puja and Arati since June,2011.The Sree Sree Gita Sangha is an integral part of the Atlantic City Hindu Community. It gives them the taste of their native roots in thisfaraway land.This non-profit religious organization only wants to grow every year with the assistancesof devotees from all over the world.
To cater the spiritual needs of all devotees in the community and the surrounded area.
» To embolden youngsters in the participation and activities of the organization.
» To deliver the ideals and essences of Srimad Bhagavad Gita and Hinduism.
» To engage in charitable, educational, cultural and spiritual activities.
» To spread out the idealness of humanity to the world with the knowledge of Gita.
» To have a fully funtional Temple.
Sree Sree Gita Sangha Cultural School was started in May, 2012 in order to develop the enthuasism about the Indian Classical Music and Bengali Folk to the young group of our community. This music class runs every week under the guidance of elite teachers. Courses included – Hindustani Classical Vocal, Rabindra Sangeet , Nazrul Geeti and Bengali Folk .Students who would like to be the part of Sree Sree Gita Sangha Cultural School can contact us through the email or by phone for the admission process.