Our Story in Brief
Founded in the SF Bay Area, Hindu Community Institute (HCI) is the first-of-its-kind service-learning institution for the global Hindu diaspora. It provides a strong platform for universal community service founded on Hindu tradition and wisdom.
Learn to Serve
Learn to serve as a Counselor of Hindu Tradition (CHT). Our flagship 8-month weekend course improves your quality of life and that of the community, by activating your innate capacity to serve the community at large.
Request Volunteer Services
Trained HCI volunteers offer free guidance on matters relating to Hindu tradition for life events (such as the passage of life, last rites, celebrations), and non-obligatory referrals in areas of wellness such as elder care, yoga, meditation and nutrition.
Ananda Corps: Coming soon
Call (510) 952-7934
Join Wellness community
HCI offers several daily free programs online for yoga and meditation with popular teachers from around the world. We also have an active 60+ virtual forum.
Our distinguished panel of mentors and SMEs are available to answer your questions.