Indian students celebrate Hindu New Year in Austin

It was the first time that the Hindu New Year was celebrated on campus.

Indian students celebrate Hindu New Year in Austin
Source — Austin Hindu Yuva Facebook

The Hindu YUVA at UT Austin, a registered student organization in University of Texas, Austin, recently celebrated the Hindu New Year by organizing a ‘Hindu New Year Mela’ which was held on the University premises. It was the first time that the Hindu New Year was celebrated on campus.

Chief Guests' address by Shuchita. Source — Austin Hindu Yuva Facebook

The event began with the chanting of the Ganesh stotra (Hymn) while the chief guests’s address was delivered by Brahmacharini Shuchita, a resident spiritual guide of Chinmaya Mission Austin.