KHNJ is excited to invite you all with family and friends to celebrate New Jersey’s First Mega Onam of 2023 on Sunday, September 3rd 2023 from 11AM to 6 PM. We will start the day with a sumptuous sit down full service Vazha ila sadya followed by Panchari melam and Singari melam, Mahabali procession, Mega Thiruvathira and cultural events.
KHNJ is offering an early bird discount if you reserve your tickets before 15th August 2023.
An in-depth exploration into the culture, tradition, heritage, and language of Kerala
Through Jalakam, KHNJ hopes to provide young learners with a wonderful opportunity to experience and learn the culture, tradition, heritage, and the Malayalam language from the comfort of their homes
Our volunteers teach the classes, and we have put together a curriculum with an objective of not only teaching Malayalam but also providing an insight into our rich heritage including our festivals, temples, folklores, and places of historical importance.
Our classes are fully online and cost $ 50 per child for a season. Life members pay $40 per family.
Through this program, students will learn the following:
The Malayalam alphabet
Important historical and contemporary facts about Kerala
Kerala’s rich culture and heritage
The true significance of Hindu festivals
There will be two streams for this season
Stream 1: Malayalam Language Class: Covering the conversation, reading, and writing of Malayalam language. Syllabus is partially based on the one prescribed by the Kerala State Government Malayalam Mission (www.mm.Kerala.gov.in)
Stream 2: Explore Kerala Class: Introduces the culture, myths, festivals, temples of Kerala and many more.
We will be alternating these sessions every Wednesday 7.00 PM – 7.45 PM EST.
Classes Starts on October 12th 2021
Please fill out the form and click Add to Cart to Proceed to the payment. All Major Credit cards and Apple Pay is supported, Non Life members Please make separate registration for each student and payments. Life members, please contact one of the executive committee members for a coupon code.
Registration form (Fill one for each student)
Click on Add to Cart, then proceed to checkout (Non-Life members one for each Student, Life members One for the entire family)
Everyone, Mark Your Calendar – Saturday, August 28, 2021!
KHNJ is excited to announce a grand Onam celebration on August 28, 2021, at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.
We will have various cultural programs, performed by some of the finest of our own, and an authentic Kerala style Onassadya (feast) served in ila (plantain leaf)! Invite your friends and family to this one of a kind celebration!