Balvihar Hindi School Germantown, MD

/Balvihar Hindi School Germantown, MD
Balvihar Hindi School Germantown, MD 2021-08-16T18:35:09-04:00

 

An educational program of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)

Germantown Bal Vihar Hindi school is an educational program of World Hindu Council of America. 

Hindi classes are held for kids of various age groups at Germantown, MD. We teach children Hindi by immersing then in Hindi and Indian culture. Classes follow Montgomery county school schedule. New sessions start in September and go on till June.

Location: Kingsview Middle School, 18909 Kingsview Rd, Germantown, MD 20874
Day and time: Thursday 6:45pm – 7:45pm

Note: Due to Covid-19 situation, the Hindi-classes will continue be held on line using the Zoom video conferencing at least till Jan-2022 

If you have questions contact us.

Register your child here

Diwali Celebrations at Germantown: Kids visited local Firestation to share sweets and candies with the fire fighters. They also got to see the fire engines.

Days Class Scheduled Major Hindu Festivals / Notes
Date Comments  
Sept 9, 2021 1st Day of Class Ganesha Chaturthi on Friday, September 10, 2021

 

Course Overview to the parents and students.

Sept 16, 2021   Vishwakarma Puja (Engineer/Architects Day)
Sept 23, 2021    
Sept 30, 2021    
Oct 7, 2021   Navaratri begins from Oct. 6, Celebration in class
Oct 14, 2021 No Class Saraswati Pooja and Durga Ashtami on Oct 12; Maha Navami on Oct 13; Dussehra on Oct. 14
Oct 21, 2021    
Oct 28, 2021   Diwali Celebration in Class
Nov 4, 2021 No Class Diwali Begins,

Dhan Teras is on Nov 2; Narak Chaturdashi, Roop Chaturdashi is on Nov 3, Diwali is on Nov 4 ; Govardhan Pooja is on Nov 5; Bhai Dooj is on Nov 6

Nov 11, 2021    
Nov 18, 2021    
Nov 25, 2021 No Class No Class – Thanksgiving
Dec 2, 2021    
Dec 9, 2021 Quarterly Evaluation  
Dec 16, 2021   Geeta Jayanti 
Dec 23, 2021   Christmas is on Dec 25; Winter break starts from Dec 24.
Dec 30, 2021 No Class No Class – New Year
Jan 6, 2022   Swami Vivekanand Jayanti on Jan 12
Jan 13, 2022   Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri on Jan 14
Jan 20, 2022    
Jan 27, 2022    
Feb 3, 2022   Vasant Panchami on Feb 16
Feb 10, 2022    
Feb 17, 2022    
Feb 24, 2022    
Mar 3, 2022    
Mar 10, 2022  Quarterly Evaluation Maha Shivaratri on Mar 11
Mar 17, 2022   Holi Festival on Mar 18
Mar 24, 2022    
Mar 31, 2022    
Apr 7, 2022   Yugadi, Gudipadwa on Apr 1; Start of Hindu new year, based on Lunar calendar; Year (3102+2022) (since the beginning of Kaliyuga), the Year 2078 based on Vikram Samvat; the Year 1943 based on Shaka Samvat
Apr 14, 2022  No Class No class – Spring break (MCPS) From Mar 29 to Apr 5, 2021

 

Apr 21, 2022   Sri Ram Navami on Apr 10

Hanuman Jayanti on Apr 16

Apr 28, 2022    
May 5, 2022    
May 12, 2022   Mother’s Day on May 08
May 19, 2022    
May 26, 2022 Preparatory Exam  
Jun 2, 2022 Final Exam  
Jun 9, 2022 Final Day of the class  
Jul 21 – July 25, 2022 Welcome back at Shanti Niketan camp