NJ Indian Community Events

New Jersey is home to a vibrant Indian community.

Classical and Bollywood music programs, temple functions like Makara Sankranti, Ugadi, Sri Rama Navami, Holi, Holika Dahan, Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara, Mandala Puja and Diwali, New Year other Indian festival celebrations and a host of cultural events are organized frequently by various community groups or Hindu temples in New Jersey.

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Check back at Sagar.com regularly for forthcoming Indian community events organized by various organizations in New Jersey.

New Jersey Holi Festival of Colors
March 1, 2018
Holi: Festival of Colors

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: March 1, 2018
Contact: 908-725-4477




March 1, 2018
Holi Ka Dahan

Where: Berlin Hindu Temple 25 Taunton Ave, Berlin, NJ 08009
When: March 1, 2018 6PM
Contact: 856-768-6785

March 1, 2018
Holi Poornima

Where: Krishnaji Mandir 31 Wooleytown Rd Morganville, NJ 07751
When: March 1, 2018
Contact: 732-972-5552

March 1, 2018
Holi Poornima

Where: Dwarakadish Temple 777 Washington Rd, Parlin, NJ 08859
When: March 1, 2018
Contact: 732-254-0061

March 1, 2018
Holi Ka Dahan

Where: Durga Mandir 4240 Route 27, Princeton, NJ 08540
When: March 1, 2018
Contact: 609-683-4015

March 2, 2018
Holi Dhuleti

Where: Berlin Hindu Temple 25 Taunton Ave, Berlin, NJ 08009
When: March 2, 2018 6PM
Contact: 856-768-6785

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March 18, 2018
Chnadrmana Ugadi New Year

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: March 18, 2018
Contact: 908-725-4477

March 18, 2018
Gudi Padao / Ugadi New Year

Where: Berlin Hindu Temple 25 Taunton Ave, Berlin, NJ 08009
When: March 18, 2018 6PM
Contact: 856-768-6785

March 18, 2018
Vilambi Nama Ugadi New Year

Where: Krishnaji Mandir 31 Wooleytown Rd Morganville, NJ 07751
When: March 18, 2018
Contact: 732-972-5552

March 18-25, 2018
Vasant Navaratri

Where: Durga Mandir 4240 Route 27, Princeton, NJ 08540
When: March 18-25, 2018
Contact: 609-683-4015

March 18-25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami Mahotsavam

Where: Krishnaji Mandir 31 Wooleytown Rd Morganville, NJ 07751
When: March 18-25, 2018
Contact: 732-972-5552

March 18, 2018
Ugadi New Year

Where: Durga Mandir 4240 Route 27, Princeton, NJ 08540
When: March 18, 2018
Contact: 609-683-4015

March 25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami Celebration

Where: Berlin Hindu Temple 25 Taunton Ave, Berlin, NJ 08009
When: March 18, 2018 6PM
Contact: 856-768-6785

March 25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami Festival

Where: Hindu Samaj Mandir 247 West Ramapo Ave. Mahwah, NJ 07430
When: March 25, 2018
Contact: 201-529-1277

March 25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami

Where: Krishnaji Mandir 31 Wooleytown Rd Morganville, NJ 07751
When: March 25, 2018
Contact: 732-972-5552

March 25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami Festival

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: March 25, 2018
Contact: 908-725-4477

March 25, 2018
Sri Rama Navami

Where: Durga Mandir 4240 Route 27, Princeton, NJ 08540
When: March 25, 2018
Contact: 609-683-4015

March 30, 2018
Paniguni Uttaram

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: March 30, 2018
Contact: 908-725-4477

March 30, 2018
Paniguni Uttaram

Where: Krishnaji Mandir 31 Wooleytown Rd Morganville, NJ 07751
When: March 30, 2018
Contact: 732-972-5552

March 31, 2018
Hanuman Jayanti

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: March 31, 2018
Contact: 908-725-4477

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Winter Holiday Events
Until April 1, 2018

Where: The Roosevelt Park 151 Parsonage Rd Edison, NJ 08837
When: Until April 1, 2018
Contact: 732-494-3785

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February 26 – May 21, 2018
Free Citizenship Classes

What: Focuses on Citizenship exam and Naturalization interview preparation & application forms
Where: New Brunswick Free Library 60 Livingston Ave New Brunswick, NJ 08902
When: Mondays February 26 – May 21, 2018 5:30PM-8:30PM
Contact: 732-777–1940 for registration

June 11 – September 10, 2018
Free Citizenship Classes

What: Focuses on Citizenship exam and Naturalization interview preparation & application forms
Where: New Brunswick Free Library 60 Livingston Ave New Brunswick, NJ 08902
When: Mondays June 11 – September 10, 2018 5:30PM-8:30PM no class on September 3, 2018
Contact: 732-777–1940 for registration

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Sundays
Sukhmani Sahib

Where: Central Jersey Sikh Association 116 North Main St, Windsor, NJ 08561
When: Ist & 3rd Sundays of month 8AM
Contact: 609-371-6188

Friday & Sunday
Guru Ka Langar

Where: Sikh Gurdwara Pine Hill 1110 Blackwood Clementon Rd, Pine Hill, NJ, 08021
When: Fridays 9PM-9:30PM, Sundays 1:30PM-2PM
Contact: 856-464-9835

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Sundays
Sunday Worship in Tamil

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Iselin, 1295 Oak Tree Road, Iselin, NJ 08830
When: Sundays from 6PM-10PM
Contact: 732-439-1087

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Until February 22, 2018
Girls Who Code

Where: South Brunswick Public Library Room A/B 110 Kingston Lane Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
When: Wednesdays & Thursdays Until February 22, 2018 4PM-5PM, for grades 6-12
Contact: 732-329-4000 x7634

March 7, 21 & April 4, 2018
Video Gaming

Where: Millburn Free Public Library Auditorium Room A 200 Glen Avenue Millburn, NJ 07041
When: March 7, 21 & April 4, 2018 3:30PM-5PM, registration required
Contact: 973-376-1006

March 20, 2018
STEM College Planning

Where: Millburn Free Public Library Auditorium Room A 200 Glen Avenue Millburn, NJ 07041
When: JMarch 20, 2018 7PM-8PM, registration required
Contact: 973-376-1006
STEM Education in DC Area

September 16, 2017 Onwards
Free SAT / ACT Prep Course

Where: Sri Venkateswara Temple Classroom 1, 1 Balaji Temple Dr Bridgewater, NJ 08807
When: On Saturdays from September 16, 2017 4PM-6PM
Contact: education@venkateswaratemple.org

Saturdays
ESL and Computer Classes

Where: Nanak Naam Jahaj Gurudwara 1080 West side Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306
When: Every Saturday
Contact: 201-432-1122

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February 24, 2018
Kannada Purandara Daasotsava 2018

Where: Berlin Hindu Temple 25 Taunton Ave, Berlin, NJ 08009
When: February 24, 2018 1PM-8PM

March 11, 2018
Piano & Violin Duet

Where: Millburn Free Public Library Auditorium Room A 200 Glen Avenue Millburn, NJ 07041
When: March 11, 2018 3PM-4PM
Contact: 973-376-1006

March 18, 2018
Piano Recital

Where: Millburn Free Public Library Auditorium Room A 200 Glen Avenue Millburn, NJ 07041
When: March 18, 2018 1PM-4PM
Contact: 973-376-1006

Until June 24, 2018
Marathi Language Class

Where: South Brunswick Public Library Room 1A/1B 110 Kingston Lane Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
When: Second & Fourth Sundays Until June 24, 2018 2PM-4PM
Contact: 732-213-1343

Every Thursday
Free Bollywood Dance Class

Where: North Bergen Free Public Library 8411 Bergenline Ave North Bergen, NJ 07047
When: Every Thursday 6:30PM-7:30PM, register @ reference desk
Contact: 201-869-4715

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Health & Fitness
March 3, 2018
South Asian Day of Wellness

What: Focuses on South Asian superfoods and meditation
Where: East Brunswick Public Library Meeting Room 1 & 2 Jean Walling Civic Center, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
When: March 3, 2018 10AM-2PM, free registration required
Contact: 908-658-5400

March 5 – April 23, 2018
Yoga Intermediate Class

Where: East Brunswick Public Library Meeting Room 3, 2 Jean Walling Civic Center, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
When: On Mondays March 5 – April 23, 2018 7PM-8:30PM
Contact: 732-991-8180

April 3, 2018
Book Club: Indian Cuisine by Madhur Jaffrey

Where: South Brunswick Public Library Room 1A/1B 110 Kingston Lane Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
When: April 3, 2018 7PM-8:30PM
Contact: 732-213-1343

Sundays
Homeopathy Clinic

Where: Nanak Naam Jahaj Gurudwara 1080 West side Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306
What: Free checkups & consultation
What: Every Sunday
Contact: 201-432-1122

Mondays & Tuesdays
Free Yoga Classes

Where: North Bergen Free Public Library 8411 Bergenline Ave North Bergen, NJ 07047
When: Mondays 9AM-10AM and Tuesdays 6:30PM-7:30PM
Contact: 201-869-4715

Sundays
Yoga, Asanas and Pranayamam

Where: NJ Marathi Association 143 Rt 35, Laurence Harbor, NJ 08879
What:Every Sunday 9AM-11AM
Contact: 732-441-1119

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NJ Farmers Markets
June – Mid November, 2018
Edison Farmers Market (Seasonal)

Where: 925 Amboy Ave Edison, NJ
When: Sundays June – Mid November, 2018 from 8AM-2PM

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

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