Hindu Heritage Camp:

The programs offered at the Camp are designed to take your children to their next step in service to themselves & to others and become better citizens — Physically, Mentally & Spiritually.

Dates:  April 14th to 16th, 2017

Topic:  "Lord Ganesha"

Location: Sadhu Vaswani Hindu Cultural Center & Temple, 
                    6526, Jefferson Paige Road, Shreveport, LA 71119

Age:  8 years and above. 
            Siblings who are 7 years old may be considered on a case by case basis.

“Hinduism in practice”

The mission of the camp is to help children gain a better understanding of Hinduism and familiarize them with the basic beliefs and practices of Hindu religion and culture. The camp will be directed by Smt. Devi Parvati, who has been conducting the famous Hindu Heritage Summer Camp in Rochester, NY for more than three decades.

The major details are as follows:

Accommodations: 
Children attending camp from out of town will be hosted by local families, free of charge. Camp organizers will assist in assigning a host family if needed. Out of town children can arrive Thursday night at the SVHCC&T. Camp organizers will transport them to host families. Visiting parents should make their own arrangements for stay.

Meals:
Camp fee includes vegetarian meals – lunch, dinner, and two snacks. Lunch will be American style (cereal, sandwiches, etc.); dinner will be Indian food.

 Camp Fee:
 An “Early Bird” registration discount will be given to students joining before March 29th:  
$150 ($125 for sibling)
Regular  registration is from March 29th to April 7th at 
$175 ($150 for sibling)

Fee Deadline: 
Payment should be received by Friday April 7th, 2017. Space is limited. Enrollment will be first come first enrolled.

 Please make check payable to “SVHCC & T” & mail the application/s & check to: Dr. Richa Dhawan, 9502 Mazant lane, Shreveport, LA 71115.  Tel: (318) 797-4224. Please mention child’s name and “Hindu Camp Registration Fee” in the memo line.

Sponsorship:
This low fee is made possible by expected sponsorships by community members. If you would like to, there are several opportunities available to sponsor various aspects of the camp. For further details please get in touch with the contacts below. Your Tax Deductible  sponsorships and/or contributions, in any amount, would be greatly appreciated & acknowledged.

Cancellations:
If we receive the cancellation request for your child’s reservation by March 29th 2017, a 50% refund will be issued. After that date, there will be no refunds. Refund checks will be mailed after the camp ends. If for any reason the camp is cancelled by SVHCC & T, you will receive a full refund of your payments.  

For More Details Please click here:

                        - Camp Information 

                         - Camp Application

                                   - Sponsorship/Donation Application

               - Camp Brochure for reference/distribution

Contacts:

Manish Dhawan                                     e-mail address: manishricha02@yahoo.com

                                                                                            Telephone #: (318) 453-4245

Sanjay Menon                                         e-mail address: sanjay.menon@lsus.edu

                                                                                            Telephone #: (318) 798-2558

Sanjeevi Tivakaran                               e-mail address: sanjeevitiv@gmail.com

                                                                                             Telephone #: (318) 455-0873