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             Upcoming events

                                  Maha Shivratri



New Year Day

Monday, January 1, 2018 


Ganesh Abhishek                     8:15 to 8:45 AM

BalaJi Abhishek                         9:00 to 9:45 AM

Adra darshanam                       9:45 to10:30 AM

Kirtan  & Sarva Devta Pooja    10:30 to11:30AM

Havan                                       11:30 AM to 12:15 PM

Preeti Bhoj ( By Exec Comm)12.15 PM to 1.30 PM

Satyanarayan Pooja              5:30 PM to 7:00 PM




  HCS Diwali Celebration -2017 

 Hindu cultural society of western new York is  celebrating 

‘Diwali’  ‘Festival of light’ with a 

Diwali Dinner & Cultural Program

On  October 22  (Sunday)

Venue : HCS Youth Center, 1595 North French Road, Getzville, NY 14068





Maata Chawki

Friday, September 22


Dinner                                  6:30 PM

Pooja for sponsors                 7:00 PM

Chowki Prarambh                  7:30 PM


Aarati                                    11:00 PM

Ganesh Visarjan

Sunday Sept 3 , after Aarti                  


 Annual Booster Dinner 

 Date  : May 13th, 2017 – (Saturday)

Time : 6.30 PM - 9.00 PM

Venue: HCS Youth Hall, 1595 N. French Road Getzville, NY 14068.


Program Schedule

6.30 PM          : Social Hour 

7.00 PM          : Welcome address and note on HCS Developments & Updates by the President 

7.15- 8pm       : Entertainment - Musical fusion - Instrumental

8.00 pm          : Dinner

8.30 pm          : Dance to the tune.


Tickets for Booster/Patron/Life Members are sent along with the Individual Invitation letter. 

For Member and non Members Tickets are available for purchase. Ticket Price :$25 


Live Performance Entertainment:  ‘Sunrise to Sunset - Musical Fusion’ (Tabla, Mrudugam,

Guitar(Base & Acoustic), Drums & Keyboard)


2017 HCS-IAB Indoor Sports Tournament Winners

Age Chess
Winner Runner-up
Under 10 Akshay Lakshmanan Aryan Gupta
11-15  Avaneesh Thoudoju Siddharth Suresh
15+ Women Jan Naseer Kaur Meghana Bapardekar
15+ Men Nagendra Jain Sandeep
  Winner Runner-up
Under 10 Yashvasin Moparthy Anusha Thoudoju
11-15 Anish Lakshmanan Siddharth Suresh
15+ Women Meghana Bapardekar Vineela Redla
15+ Men Pramod Dara Atul Joshi
  Table Tennis
  Winner Runner-up
Under 10 Simran Patel Vikranth Varma
11-15 Suraj Chetty Anand
15+ Women Jan Naseer Kaur Vineela Redla
15+ Men Harshad Pendse Vivek Srivastava



Past Events


Mata Chowki

Friday, March 31, 2017

Pandit Tarun Devgan sharma  Ji and party

from Toronto will perform the Chawki

Dinner 6:30 PM
Pooja for sponsors 7:00 PM
Chowki Prarambh 7:30 PM

Aarati 11:00 PM   


 Maha Shivaratri

Fri, Feb 24 to Sat, Feb 25, 2017

      Friday, February 24, 2017


Shiva Abhishek                                                10:00 to 10:30 AM

Ganesh Puja                                                    05:30 to 6:00 PM

Shiva Abhishek Laghu Nyasam, Rudra Paath       06:00 to 7:00 PM

Kirtan with Abhishek By devotees                      07:00 to 9:00 PM

Arati                                                               9:00 pm

Maha Sankalpam                                              09:00 to 9:15 PM

Maha Nyasam, Rudra Paath                               09:15 to 11:00 PM

Shiva Stotra Paath                                            11:00 to 11:15 PM

Archana/ Arati                                                  11:15 to 11:30 PM

Pravachan                                                        11:30 to 11:45 PM

Mantra Chanting                                               11:45 to 12:00 AM

Lingothbhava Darshan                                       12:00 Midnight

 Saturday, February 25, 2017


Abhishek                                                         12:0to 12:30 AM

Kirtan                                                               12:30 t1:00 AM

SahastranamArchana                                  01:00 t1:30 AM

Kirtan                                                               01:30 t2:30 AM

Trishati Archana                                              02:30 t3:30 AM

Durga Puja                                                       03:30 t4:30 AM

Nandeeshwar Puja                                           04:30 t5:00 AM

Concluding Abhishek                                        05:00 t6:00 AM

 Aarati  06:0AM         

Hcs Diwali CELEBRATION– 2016 

Hindu cultural society of western new York is  celebrating 

‘Diwali’  ‘Festival of light’ with a 

Diwali Dinner & Cultural Program


  November 4th  (Friday)

Venue : HCS Hall, 1595 North French Road, Getsville, NY 14068

social hour : 7.30pm

cultural program : 8:00pm

dinner : 8.45 pm



Cultural Program & Dinner TICKETS : Adult :$25 / Students & Seniors :$15



Maha Shivaratri


Program Details:


Monday March 07, 2016


Shiva Abhishek 10:00 to 10:30 am

Ganesh Puja 05:30 to 6:00 pm

Shiva Abhishek

Laghu Nyasam, Rudra Paath 06:00 to 7:00 pm

Kirtan with Abhishek

By devotees; 07:00 to 9:00 pm

Arati ; 9:00 pm

Maha Sankalpam 09:00 to 9:15 pm

Maha Nyasam, Rudra Paath 09:15 to 11:00 pm

Shiva Stotra Paath 11:00 to 11:15 pm

Archana/ Arati 11:15 to 11:30 pm

Pravachan 11:30 to 11:45 pm

Mantra Chanting 11:45 to 12:00 am

Maha shivratri Puja 5.00 PM-12.00 Midnight

Lingothbhava Darshan 12:00 Midnight

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Abhishek 12:00 to 12:30 am

Kirtan 12:30 to 1:00 am

Sahastranama Archana 01:00 to 1:30 am

Kirtan 01:30 to 2:30 am

Trishati Archana 02:30 to 3:30 am

Durga Puja 03:30 to 4:30 am

Nandeeshwar Puja 04:30 to 5:00 am

Concluding Abhishek 5:00 to 6:00 am


Aarti; 6.00 AM

Bhagavat Gita and Upanishad Classes


HCS is organizing Bhagwat Gita and Upanishad classes in the temple.

Start Date: Friday, January 15, 2016

Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm Place:

HCS Temple Small Hall, 1595 N. French Road, Getzville, NY 14068

Frequency: Every Week on Friday

Entrance: Free – Open To All Devotees


Past Events

November 14, Saturday

HCS Diwali dinner