History

Chhandayan was established in March 27th, 1998 in the state of New York as a non-profit organization dedicated to the purpose of propagation and preservation of Indian classical music. Later on, it was granted the 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt status along with the 509(a)(2) charitable status by the Internal Revenue Services on the United States government. Read More

Mission

Chhandayan, Inc. is a unique educational and service organization dedicated to the promotion and preservation of the rich heritage of Indian music in all possible ways. Read More

Vision

Chhandayan has always held to the strong belief in the power of music, particularly that of Indian music, which has helped human civilization to sustain itself over the past five thousand years. Read More

Testimonial

“The Chhandayan concert honored tradition… The core of [the concert] was one concern: how personal expression benefits a view focused on communal ideals and universal truths. Read More

Support

Help Chhandayan succeed in its mission of nurturing and promoting the Indian musical tradition. Every dollar counts and your donations are tax deductible.  Consider joining our Circle of Friends.

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