Pãtašala – Saturday Classes

Ganeša Pãtašala – Saturday Classes

Ganeša Pãtašala offers a wide range of classes on Saturdays – covering academic subjects, religious topics, Indian languages, English and computer science.


Pãtašala Saturday Schedules

Saturday classes are offered from 8:30 AM onwards. Students can attend any subject listed below after registration. We encourage students to attend all subjects on Saturday. Students will have to choose one language as all languages are conducted during the same time.

8:30 AM to 9:25 AM – Math Tutoring (Grades K – 8)
9:30 AM to 9:55 AM – Bhajans (All Grades)
10:00 AM to 10:25 AM – Sloka Chanting (All Grades)
10:30 AM to 11:25 AM – Religion (All Grades)
11:30 AM to 12:25 PM – Languages: Hindi
11:30 AM to 12:25 PM – Languages: Tamil
11:30 AM to 12:25 PM – Languages: Telugu
11:30 AM to 12:25 PM – Languages: Kannada
1:00 PM to 1:55 PM – Science (3rd – 8th Grade)
1:00 PM to 1:55 PM – Sanskrit for Children ( All Levels)
1:00 PM to 1:55 PM – Sanskrit for Adults (Level 1)
2:00 PM to 2:55 PM – English (Grades K – 8)
2:00 PM to 2:55 PM – Sanskrit for Continuing Adult Students (Level 3)

Computer Science (4th – 12th Grade) – See: nyganeshtemple.org/pcig for details.

Academic Year

Saturday classes are offered from September to June every year. Please contact the Temple office or a Pãtašala coordinator for exact start and end dates.

Requested Donation

$160 per year for one student.
$135 per year for each sibling.

How to register?

Please fill in the form below and submit at the Temple counter along with payment.

To register online, please click here.

What types of payments are accepted?

Parents may pay by check in the name of The Hindu Temple Society of North America or by credit/debit card or cash.

Where is Ganeša Pãtašala located?

Ganeša Pãtašala is located above Saraswati Hall, across from the Temple – 45-52 Bowne Street. For directions to the Temple, see here

Mid-term Enrollments

Pãtašala welcomes mid-term enrollments after the academic year starts.

Visiting the Pãtašala?

Parents who are interested to enroll their children may visit Ganeša Pãtašala on a Saturday during Pãtašala hours and meet a coordinator.

What other courses are offered at Ganeša Pãtašala?

In addition to Saturday classes, Ganeša Pãtašala also offers Fine Arts Activities:

  • Vocal music classes
  • Veena music classes
  • Bharatanatyam dance classes
  • Kathak dance classes

Please see: nyganeshtemple.org/patasala for info about all Ganeša Pãtašala classes.

Inquiries and Questions

If you have any questions, please do contact a Pãtašala coordinator mentioned in the flyer below or call the Temple at: (718) 460 8484 ext. 112.