On the auspicious occasion of Varsha pratipada (Traditional Hindu New Year), HSS sevikas, began with the divine reading of Shri Ram Katha, based on Vandaniya Mousi Ji's pravachans called Pathadarshini. It is a 10 day pravachan style discourse, exactly emualting what Vandaniya Mousiji -Lakshmibai Kelkar did in Marathi language 5 decades ago in Wardha, Maharashatra, India. Now, this has expnaded into 9 different languages.
Timings and zoom links are given to enable all to listen at convenient timings. More than 120 sevikas participated in the reading.
The Austin Hindu community celebrated their biggest cultural event of the year, Diwali - "festival of lights" by having a pleasant surprise. Multiple city councils around the Austin Metro area proclaimed Hindu Heritage Month to coincide with the months of October and November. Please read more about this activity here.