Announcements

Sanskriti Schools start, Aug 21. Arya Samaj Silver Jubilee, Sept 24 -25, Registration upcoming. D.A.V. Sanskriti School:  There has been a change in the timings of the school.  Now the school starts at 9:45 am and all students and volunteers are expected to be there at 9:30 am.  Sanskrit and Gita Classes: Sanskrit and Gita classes are offered on Tuesdays from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. New session started on January 19, 2016. Please call Acharya Suryanarayana Ji @ 832-867-4126 for more information. Beginners Sanskrit and Yoga Darshan Classes: Beginner Sanskrit and Yoga Darshan are offered on Thursdays from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  New session started on January 21, 2016. Please call Acharya Suryanarayana Ji @ 832-867-4126 for more information. Patanjali Meditation : Classes on Patanjali Meditation are offered on Wednesdays from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  New session started on January 27, 2016. The course is a serious and sincere attempt to impart benefits of Patanjali Yoga Meditation beyond the steps of AsanaPranayama and Dharana (Mindfulness Meditation) by making you experience the later steps of Patanjali Yoga, called Dhyana (Meditation – Still & Blank Mind – Absolute Disconnection) and Samadhi (Connectedness to the Cosmic Force/Energy). The course can be taken in person at the Arya Samaj or via webinar.  For more details, please click here or call Acharya Harish Chandra Ji @ 832-874-3248. Yoga Classes:  Now the Yoga classes are offered on Saturday as well as on Sunday mornings from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Audio recordings of special lectures and pravachans can be listened to by clicking Audio Recordings from Vedic Dharma drop down menu and selecting Pravachans. ASGH: Celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or other special milestones in your life by being a yajman at Sunday Satsang. For information on Arya Samaj activities and/or to be a yajman at Sunday Satsang, please contact Acharya Ji at 281-752-0100 or 832-867-4126. Drive carefully for the safety of everyone. Maximum speed limit in the Arya Samaj campus is 5 mph. Think  about it The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but rising every time we fall - Nelson Mandela

Arya Samaj Greater Houston

Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded Arya Samaj and gave the Motto "Krinvanto Vishwam Aryam" which means "To Make the World Noble".

Arya Samaj Greater Houston founded in 1991, aligned itself with the great mission and has been serving the children, youth and adults in the Greater Houston area with the spiritual and cultural enrichment by spreading the knowledge of Vedas.

The management committee of Arya Samaj Greater Houston with the involvement of congregation endeavors to accomplish this mission through:

  • Weekly Havan and Satsang which includes yajna, bhajans and discourse on an epic, religious or social topic.
  • DAV Sanskriti School to inculcate Vedic values in the school age students.
  • Daily Montessori school to impart Vedic values at the beginning of education.
  • Arya Yuvak Mandal to engage in cultural networking, Seva and Shraddha programs.
  • Adult education classes and seminars on a variety of topics including Yoga, Meditation, Scriptures and Healthy living.
  • A facility including yagyashalla available for private and public programs, like weddings and other religious celebrations.
  • A library with books for children and adults on world religions and cultures in Hindi, English and Sanskrit.
  • Having the religious guide available for sanskars and yajna at Arya Samaj facilty, in host's home or place of business.
  • Provide qualified priest to your place of worship or seminar to discuss Vedic Dharma and Hindu Philosophy.
  • Summer classes and camps for children and young adults.
  • Seminars and classes in outlying areas of Greater Houston.

The Adults and students Arya Samaj Greater Houston, engage in humanitarian projects.

  • Jeevan Prabhat in India, through various ongoing programs.
  • Supporting the victims of natural calamities like Haiti earthquake.
  • Support charitable causes, like Food Bank.
  • Supporting Hindus in need, like the displaced Bhutanese.
  • Joining the community and national activities, with Arya Pratinidhi Sabha, Hindu Councils, Hindu Student Association alike.