Bloemfontein Hindu Association (BHA) was established on the 23rd August 2009 due to a need for the promotion and protection of the Hindu religion within the community.
Bloemfontein Hindu Association (BHA) is committed to promote unity and co-operation amongst all Hindus in Bloemfontein and the Free State Province and to engage in religious and social programs and create an environment beneficial to the community.
Objectives and Functions
- To promote the Hindu religion , culture and philosophy
- To host religious activities, lectures, films, cultural and similar events
- Undertake social and community service, especially for the disadvantaged
- Provide a forum for networking and cooperation amongst persons of Indian origin and other interested parties and persons
- To create opportunities which would encourage the involvement of the younger generation in the activities of the association and also foster greater learning and understanding of Hinduism in all its facets
- To fulfil the principle of "Service to mankind is service to God"
The folowing comittees were established:
- Cultural Committee
- Youth Committee
- Women's Circle