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Summer Picnic

Diwali Dinner

  Summer Picnic Diwali Dinner
Date of Event Saturday June 13-14th 2020
Due to Coronavirus Pandemic, this event is cancelled.
Saturday Novemebr 7th 2020
Venue Vraj,
15 Manor Road,
Schuylkill, PA 17972 

2 South Street,
Garden City, NY 11530

Start Time 3:00 PM Sat – 3:00 PM Sun 6:30pm to 11:30pm
Event Highlights
  • Live Food Station
  • Snack, soda, tea and coffee
  • Darshan & Vraj Vihar tour of temple
  • Games (Bingo for adults, Cricket,  Basketball, & Volleyball for Young kids)
  • Celebrate Diwali with your friends and family with a fun filled night full of music, food and dancing.
  • Annual Scholarship winners will be announced.
  • Youth Dance Program.
    RSVP by 5/1/2020 10/15/2020
    Cost $55 / person, Child under 5 years FREE $65 Adults, $35 under 18 up to 6 years old, kids under 6 years FREE.
    Click here to download form to register for these events.

    Rooms at Vraj will be assigned on first come first serve basis only after we receive your payment. By sending an email notifying us that you would like to attend will not get you a room assigned, but your name will be added to the list. We have rooms with 4,5,6 and 8 beds. Let us know if you like to stay with other family and we will try our best to accommodate your request.

    If you or your kids are interested in performing in the dance program during Diwali dinner, please send your request to We will be limiting to only 5 performances so only the first 5 e-mails received will be allowed to perform in the dance program. You will receive a confirmation e-mail.

    Please remember you have until the RSVP date to submit SAT scores for consideration in the annual college scholarship program. Please e-mail your SAT Scores to Subhang Shah (
    To avoid late charges, please send your payment to "Thakor Kadakia, 18 colts lane, Flemington, NJ 08822".

    Make your check payable to "Balasinor Association of America". Please send # of adults and kids that will be attending each event with your payment.