Jaffna Hindu College community warmly welcomes you to the web portal for all Hinduites living around the world. Jaffna Hindu College, established in 1890, is a premier academic institution in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Known island-wide as Hindu College, it is the citadel of Tamil and Hindu Culture. The students of Hindu College-the Hinduites, are inculcated with the Hindu way of life, high discipline, unstinted dedication, and excellent character.
The distinguished Alumni of this prestigious Hindu institution have held and are holding high positions of responsibility in Sri Lanka and in countries where they are domiciled. The scholarly principals, the high caliber of Jaffna Hindu teachers, and their dedicated services in the past and the present, have thrust the College to the forefront in education and sports in Sri Lanka.
Maha Sivarathri, the night devoted to Lord Siva, will be observed on Friday, the 24 February 2017. Maha Sivarathri is celebrated on Chaturdashi tithi during Krishna Paksham in the month of Magha (Masi, Feb-Jan); thus, called Maha Shivaratri. Maha Sivarathri is believed to be the day the lord Siva and Sakthi converged and became one as Arthenareeswar.
On the initiative of the Jaffna Hindu College Student Parliament, a workshop on Rights to Information Act was held on Monday, 6 January 2017, at the Sabalingam auditorium. Dr.Yogeswaran, President of OBA Jaffna, and Mr.C.Anuraj, a past student of Jaffna Hindu, graced the function as the chief guest and special guest respectively.
Jaffna Hindu College Annual Inter-house Athletic meet was held on the 9th Feb 2017 in the college grounds. Mr.Arasakone Agilan, a past student of Jaffna Hindu, was the chief guest. The event started with a special Pooja at Gnana Vairavar kovil around 2 PM and then the chief guest and other guests were taken to grounds on a procession paraded by college band and prefects and house’s march past.
The induction of the prefects for the 75th board of prefects was held on Tuesday, the 7th Feb 2017, at the Kumaswamy Hall under the patronage of Deputy Principal Mr.Satha Nimalan. L.Sivaluxan and T.Umesh were inducted as the new Senior Prefect and Assistant Senior Prefect respectively.
The first sitting of the Jaffna Hindu Student Parliament was held on last Wednesday, 25 January 2017, at the Cumaraswamy Hall. The sitting started at 11.00 AM and the Consul General of India in Jaffna, his excellency Mr.A.Nadarajan graced the occasion as chief guest. Mr.Akilathas, Deputy Director of Education, also was invited as a special guest.
இலங்கை கூடைப்பந்தாட்ட சங்கத்தினால் வடமாகாண ரீதியில் முதன் முறையாக நடாத்தப்பட்ட 3×3 கூடைப்பந்தாட்ட சுற்றுப்போட்டியில் இறுதிப் போட்டியில் கொக்குவில் இந்துக் கல்லூரியை 6:19 என்ற புள்ளிக் கணக்கில் வெற்றி பெற்று யாழ் இந்துக் கல்லூரி கிண்ணத்தை கைப்பற்றிக் கொண்டது