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.
Vinayaka Chaturthi 2014 will be celebrated by all Vinayakar or Pillaiyar devotees on Friday, 29 August 2014. The birthday of lord Vinayakar is celebrated as Vinayaka Chaturthi. Lord Vinayakar is known as Vigna karthar or the one who removes all obstacles. Pillaiyar is considered to be the symbol of luck, wisdom, and good fortune.
Mr.Iyampillai Thayanandarajah (B.Com Hons, PGDE, PGDEM, MEd) has been appointed as the new Performing Principal of Jaffna Hindu College with immediate effect. He took over the mantle today, 22 August 2014, from Mr.V.Ganesharajah, the outgoing Principal who served the school to his best during a turbulent period.
Ghana Mazhai 2014 & Dinner, the annual fund raising event of OBA Melbourne, was held on Saturday, 9th August 2014, at the Kingston City Hall, Moorabbin, Victoria. The Kingston City Hall was filled with around 650 enthusiastic people.
Aadi Amavasai 2014 is on the coming Saturday, 26 July 2014. It is a special day dedicated to our forefathers and ancestors. Special poojas are performed on this day to please our ancestors and invoke their blessing. People who have lost their fathers obey fasting and conduct special poojas on this day in remembrance of the deceased father.
Jaffna Hindu College annual prize day 2014 celebrations held grandly yesterday at Cumaraswamy Hall. Mr.Rajasingham Vickneswaran was the chief guest for the event. It was started with prayers at Gnana Vairavar temple, chief guest and principal were honoured and processioned to the hall by college western band group.