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Satyamev Jayate.
From: Mundakopanishad, 3:6. The Truth always prevails. Used as a national slogan by the Government of India.

Our Previous Saatvik Shabda


Our president Dr Hajratwala conducted a nine day, one hour each reading and discourse on Bhagawad Geeta aboard Cunard Line’s Queen Elizabeth during February 2014.  It is the first such reading aboard a cruiseline.

Welcome to The North American Hindu Association

providing Hindu educational materials since 1984.

Our programs are approved by the Boy Scouts of America and Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. and are appropriate for non-scouts as well. We offer three awards.  All are  non-sectarian and non-denominational Hindu religious awards.  You do not have to belong to any group or a temple.

1.The Dharma Awards : For Ages 8 to 13 ( grades 3 to 8 )


2. The Karma Awards: For ages 13 and up (grades 8 and higher)


3. a Certificate of Appreciation for Eagle Scout Court of Honor.

If you are a scout counselor or a leader wishing to send information to parents, please use from following sharing options.

In addition, please check out our offerings of books published by us, articles published by us in English and Gujarati, and general information about Hindu Traditions.

If you have a group of 3 or more students

please CLICK here to find out about starting a group and receiving discounts when ordering supplies.


IF YOU ARE TRAVELLING TO INDIA IN NOVEMBER 2014, please volunteer to be our delegate at the First Word Hindu Congress in New Delhi from November 21-23. Please contact us or visit for further information.
Thank you.

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All karmas begin with a prayer to Lord Ganesha, remover of obstacles. Our banner is a common prayer in Sanskrit (language in which Hindu scriptures are written, in Devnagari Script) invoking Lord Ganesha to remove all obstacles.