Hindu Jain Temple provides different educational services to meet the need of our community. Most of these services are provided by contributions from our invaluable volunteers.

Vidya Mandir

The Hindu Jain Temple holds the Vidya Mandir (or Sunday School) during the regular academic school year. Classes are held each Sunday - with the exception of holiday weekends and weekends with special temple events. Students from ages 4 to 18 are welcome to attend and learn a language (Gujarati, Hindi, or Marathi), learn about the Hindu Dharma, or take cultural classes in music, dance and vocals. The Sunday school holds a special events for the Children's Staphana in which all three Pittsburgh Sunday schools (the Hindu Jain Temple, North Hills, and South Hills) participate in dance and cultural programs given by children.

The Vidya Mandir is run by volunteers and lunch is provided free of charge.

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Lectures and Study Group

The Hindu Jain Temple offers volunteer driven lectures and study groups. These groups are formed based on the need and commitment from volunteers.

Swadhyaaya Series

The Temple is currently holding a Srimad Bhagwat Gita study every Sunday from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

SAT Classes

The Temple also offers SAT preparation classes on Sundays starting with the first Vidya Mandir class and continuing for 19 weeks. The classes are open to students in Grades 8, 9, 10 and 11.