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Student Group

Hindu Student Sangam

Draws together Hindu students for bhajan (devotional) singing and spiritual discussion every week in the prayer room in Rockefeller (lower level) and hosts events for major festivals and holy days. Look out for the annual Diwali and Holi programs. Vennela Mannava student contact

Sadhana Coalition of Progressive Hindus

Nikhil Mandalaparthy student contact

Campus Resources

Swami Ishatmananda

Hindu worship is available for individual and group use from 7 am to 11 pm, with a University ID for access via the stairwell entrance on the northwest corner of Rockefeller. Contact Jigna Shah for access.

Community Resources

Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago and Vivekananda Spiritual Center, 10915 Lemont Road, Lemont
Shivalya Hindu Cultural Center 318 W. Grand Avenue, Suite 201, Chicago
Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago 14630 Lemont Road, Homer Glen 
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir 1851 S IL 59, Bartlett 

Spiritual Life is happy to provide resources for LGBTQ students who wish to find a religious, spiritual, and/or philosophical student group or community which fully welcomes them into ritual observances and leadership roles.