KHNJ Thiruvathira Celebration

KHNJ cordially invites you all for a grand Thiruvathira celebration on Saturday, December 18 2021.
Please join with family and friends in celebrating this auspicious festival of Kerala!.

We will be strictly following CDC Guidelines for this event.

Venue: Sri Guruvaayoorappan Temple Auditorium 31 Wooleytown Rd, Morganville, NJ 07751

Only limited seats available.

Register here


For Information and Thiruvathira group participation please contact
Latha Nair: 732 877 8636, Rubina Sudharman: 609 647 5076
Malini Nair : 732 501 8647, Suja Vimal: 732 881 7286

KHNJ Introduces Jalakam an Online experience for young learners

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 are cost $ 50 per child for a season. Life members pays $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 November 10th 2021


Please fill the form and click on 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 reach out one of the executive committee member for 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)

KHNJ Onam 2021

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!

Address: 135 Davidson Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873. 

Phone: (732) 469-1018


Sewa Diwali 2019

KHNJ participated in Sewadiwali food drive, 2019 . Our volunteers collected around 120 pounds of food and donated to soup kitchen of Freehold.