Entries by Shiv Dhage

Coping with COVID-19, the Yogic Way Webinar on 5/13/20 at 9 PM EST

COVID-19 Student Support Network, 5/13/20: As part of COVID-19 Student Support Network webinar series Hindu YUVA in partnership with Bharatiyam, Vivekananda House and Sewa International is hosting a webinar on “Coping with COVID-19, the Yogic Way” on Wednesday, May 13th, 2020 at 9 PM EST / 6 PM PDT. It will cover the importance of […]

Hindu YUVA ISU receives Outstanding Commitment to Diversity Award!

Hindu YUVA at Iowa State University, 5/6/20: Out of over 900 on-campus student organizations, Hindu Yuva at Iowa State University received an award for Outstanding Commitment to Diversity in 2020 Student Organization Awards. The award recognizes our efforts to promote the cultural diversity on campus and in Ames town. The backdrop of the award banner […]

Sanatan Dharma Presentation in Bloomington, Illinois – Spring 2020

Hindu YUVA at Illinois Wesleyan University, 4/8/20: IWU Hindu Yuva participated in this year’s university theme of “Fact vs. Fiction” by giving an hour-long presentation to the Interfaith group on campus about basics of Sanatan Dharma, dispelling misconceptions, and answering commonly asked questions. A wide range of topics were talked about, including cyclic concepts, Purusharthas, […]

SNY Yogathon in Green Bay, Wisconsin – Spring 2020

Hindu YUVA at The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 2/21/20: Hindu YUVA UWGB hosted a Surya Namaskar Yogathon where we taught students how to perform Surya Namaskars (Sun Salutations) step-by-step with the correct form and breathing sequence for each pose. We challenged every student to complete at least 10 Sun Salutations and every student reached the […]

Ganesh Utsav in Ames, Iowa – Fall 2019

Hindu YUVA at Iowa State University, 12/7/19: Hindu YUVA at Iowa State University hosted a Ganesh Utsav on December 7th, 2019. There were many activities such as Games, Music, Puja, Food, and Make-My-Ganesha, where participants could make their own Ganesh Murti out of clay.

Sankranti Kite Festival in Fairfax, Virginia

Hindu YUVA at George Mason University, 2/9/20: Hindu YUVA GMU hosted kite flying as well as some other games for our Sankranti festival. There was also catered food afterward where we got to meet some GMU students. Overall it was a good event for our first one, but more outreach would have made it better. […]

Sewa Activity in Dallas, Texas – Fall 2019

Hindu Yuva at The University of Texas at Dallas, 11/29/19: Hindu YUVA UT Dallas cooked lunch at the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas. The Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD) is keeping families together, inspiring strength, and giving love and support to families whose children are receiving essential medical care. 12 of our YUVA’s cook […]

Resume Critique Workshop in Sacramento, California – Fall 2019

Hindu YUVA at Sacramento State University, 11/24/19: “Thirty-one seconds”- that’s how much time a recruiter spends on a resume review before deciding whether to put it in the yes or no stack. A professional resume has to hit a lot of marks, which can feel overwhelming for students. In order to shed some light on […]

First Club Meeting of the Semester in Green Bay, Wisconsin – Spring 2020

Hindu Yuva at The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, 2/18/20: Hindu YUVA UWGB had our first meeting of the semester on February 18th, 2020 in the Alumni Room (University Union Room 103) at 5:30 pm. We introduced Hindu YUVA to new students by highlighting past club events, discussing upcoming events (Yogathon), talking about volunteering opportunities, and […]

Diwali Celebration in Ames, Iowa – Fall 2019

Hindu YUVA at Iowa State University, 11/17/19: Iowa State Hindu YUVA put up 3 stalls at the Diwali celebration hosted by Indian Students Association. The first stall had Indian games such as marbles and ashta chamma. The second stall was a “ask me anything stall”. People could come up to the stall and ask about […]