The America Sevashram Sangha, Inc (ASHRAM) is a registered religious, educational and social tax exempt organization under IRS Section 501 (c) (3). This Ashram is a branch of the Bharat Sevashram Sangha in India. We have branches in various major cities in the world. This institution, like all the others, is managed by Hindu Monks and volunteers. The America Sevashram Sangha is serving the residents of the New York State area in Jamaica Queens.
The America Sevashram Sangha was established in 1986 when Swami Vidyanandaji Maharaj was instructed by his Guruji Swami Purnanandaji Maharaj to establish a branch of the Sangha in America. Swami Purnanandaji Maharaj passed away on April 11th 1986 and handed over the torch of leadership to Swami Vidyanandaji Maharaj; who would lead these branches of the Sangha both in Guyana and America. Swami Vidyanandaji Maharaj arrived in New York in 1987 and founded the America Sevashram Sangha.
Apart from religious services, we have Meditation and Yoga classes, Music classes, Computer classes, GED classes, SAT classes, after school homework help, Youth Forum and our Annual Gurukul Summer Camp. In addition, Read More......
Weekly Satsang every Sunday at 9:30 AM - please join us as we do Havan, sing devotional bhajans, listen to inspirational pravachans and conclude with Guru Aarti
PUBLIC NOTICE: A group of individuals have been soliciting donations under the guise of the America Sevashram Sangha. These individuals know who they are and before giving donations to anyone we ask you to question whether the donation will go to the America Sevashram Sangha. If there is any doubt please contact the Ashram directly and make your donations directly.
The Facebook group America Sevashram Sangha is not affiliated with America Sevashram Sangha.
Boat Cruise - A Grand Success!!!
HH Swami Vidyanandaji Maharaj, Swamis, and devotees hereby express our sincere thanks for your most precious support during our recent boat cruise (8/24/12)
Hindutvam for Sale! - Copies of the Hindutvam along with DVD of The Second Journey are now available at the America Sevashram Sangha