Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America- Massachusetts

Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America- Massachusetts

On the occasion of Hindu Heritage Day 2024
Organized by Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA) and cooperating organizations

What:  Story Telling contest

Who: Open to all students in the area.

When: April 13 2024. at the Sri Lakshmi temple in Ashland,MA

Register by April 8th 2024.

Awards distribution May 4 2024.

How:  Narrate a story with a topic related to hindu heritage. The topics can range from stories (Nachiketa, Dhruv) and parables, inspirational sayings (World One Family/Truth Alone Triumphs), biographical incidents (Dnaneshwar, Guru Nanak) or practices (e.g. yoga, hygiene).  You will find lots of ideas to guide you on the above webpage.

Judging & Prizes: Judging will be in separate groups according to age by a panel of judges. Comprehension of the subject by the presenter would be a plus.  Make sure the voice is clear and audible. The participant must appear in the video, background narration alone will not be accepted. There will be cash prizes for outstanding performers. Winners and prizes will be first announced at Hindu Heritage Day at Marlborough Middle School, Marlborough, MA on Saturday, May 4th, 2024 between 3 and 8 PM.

For more information, ideas, FAQ, please visit
If you still have questions or suggestions for additional topics, please send a brief email to: or call 603-560-5391 (9 am – 9 pm EST) any day.