Durga Pujo – 5:00 pm, 13 October 2018

It gives us great pleasure to host the Durga Pujo for the first time at our Temple. Durga Pujo is the same celebration as Navratri but with a different name. This is celebrated by our bengali friends and is the biggest festival of the year in West Bengal. The Durga Jhanki’s are a work of art and each locality takes pride in creating a scene to outcompete the other.

Indian Summer Food Fair – 2nd September 2018

It it that time again. We are holding our annual summer food fair on 2nd September 2018. We would love to welcome you and your family and friends at our Hindu Temple.

It will be a galore of authentic food flavours from different regions of India. Freshly hand cooked by our members.Bollywood music will set the ambience. Traditional beautiful henna design will be applied by our talented artists. There will be fun and games for children in our green space. Raffle prises, delicate trinkets, cakes ……

It promises to be a day not to be missed.

The parking is free and there is no entrance fee.


Happiness Talk – 27 April 2018,

The Hindu Temple are delighted that we have the opportunity to hold this event. The Happiness talk is present by Gaur Gopal Das.

6:00 pm – Arrival

6:30 pm – There is vegetarian Dinner for those who attend, this is sponsored by Namaste Village Restaurant

7:30 – 9:00 pm – Discourse from Gaur Gopal Das.

We look forward to welcoming one and all.

Please RSVP as per details in the poster below

Happiness Talk @ Hindu Temple

Holi Celebrations 11 March 2018

We are celebrating Holi on 11 March 2018 at the Temple.

This event is open to everybody and we welcome people from all ages and backgrounds to join us at this fun filled event

If you decide to attend this event, make sure you wear old light-coloured clothes so that the colours look nice and bright!

Free Colours will be supplied at the venue.

Feel free to bring a vegetarian dish to share.

Holi celebrations will follow Havan & Bhajan.

Please click on Link below for details.

Holi invite 2018

VCSEA Annual General Meeting and Monthly Havan – 12/11/2017

We would like to invite you all to our regular monthly Havan on
Date: 12 Nov 2017
Time: 12:30 pm for a prompt 1pm start
Venue : The Hindu Temple, Acle New Road, NR13 3 QE
Followed by Communal Lunch at 2pm, please bring a vegetarian dish to share with 10-15 people.
Please note that we intend to start AGM at 3:30 pm  and would like to request the presence of all members  for this important meeting.

UK Parliament Week Event at The Temple – 19/11/2017

We would like to invite you all to the engagement event being held in line with UK Parliament week .
We are aiming for interactive workshops for youth  to engage, participate  and to make it a positive learning for all.

Local MP Peter Aldous and the Great Yarmouth Mayor  Cllr Kerry Robinson will be addressing the event and share the working knowledge on democracy

Date: 19th Nov 2017
Time: 12-4 PM

Venue: The Hindu Temple on Acle New Road Tunstal – NR13 3QE

Aim is to “engage, explore and empower” the local community from Norfolk and Suffolk to actively participate in the democratic process. Key focus is on Younger generation.

We hope to make this an interactive session with informative talks from attendees followed by question/answers and quiz.

Event is due to be attended by Local MP’s and Mayor to give factual information about “How it works”.

We would appreciate if you can explore the possibility of some staff members and colleagues working with schools/ educational institutes to encourage youngsters to attend the event.

Event is free to attend. However we would appreciate booking of numbers via phone or email to vedicculture1@gmail.com to enable us with catering and activity planning.

Free Parking is available. There will be light refreshments and drinks during the break.

We appreciate your institution’s participation and support for this event.

VCSEA is a registered Charity , any voluntary donations are welcome in support of our charity and premises.

Indian Summer Fair September 2017 – A successful event

The Indian summer fair on Sunday 10 September turned out to be a hugely successful event. Food was cooked live by the enthusiastic members of VCSEA. Beautiful henna was decorated on many hands by the lovely lady artists. Our own DJ Dr Sunil Garg ensured that lively music kept the tempo of the day. Games stalls are organised by the young members of our team.

We had participants from across Norfolk and Waveney. The event was also attend by the Mayoress of Great Yarmouth who had a busy schedule that day and followed onto attend the Maritime Celebrations later that day.


Havan and Karva Chauth Puja at Hindu Temple

Date: 8 Oct 2017, Sunday
Time: 5.30pm
Venue: the Hindu Temple Acle new road NR13 3QE

The VCSEA community is celebrating Karva Chauth on Sunday 8 October at the Temple. As tradition goes the fast to be opened after sighting moon with an elaborate feast. Please bring a vegetarian dish to share.
kindly extend this invite to any of your friends moved new to area and get them to connect through such a lovely event.

We will combine this with our monthly Havan. The Havan will start at 5:30 pm and will be followed by Karva Chauth Vrat Katha and Karva. The time of the meal is dependent on the moon rise. This is expected to be at 20:07. 
We look forward to you all joining us for this auspicious evening.