Bal Vihar Cancelled Today (02/10/2019)

Given very bad driving conditions with icy roads around the metro region, we have decided to cancel the classes today. There are already a few accidents on the roads and new channels are asking people to stay home. Safety of our families is of the utmost priority to us. Please stay warm ...

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No Class This Sunday (01/20/2019)

Given the inclement weather predication and single digit temperatures along with consideration for safety of our Bal Vihar families, we are cancelling Bal Vihar classes this Sunday. We will review need for a make up class in the future. Please stay warm!!!

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BalVihar Diwali Celebrations in India Post

BalVihar Diwali celebrations news article is now in India Post (on page 21 and page 25). Thank you for your contributions to Donate a Diya project. Read More on the article to see the link. India Post

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Bal Vihar St. Louis 2018 Diwali Celebrations Spotlight

An article on Diwali celebration of Balvihar was published in the "hi INDIA" publication. Following is the link to the publichation (select Read More button below the article to activate the link): https://issuu.com/sandeshusa/docs/epaper-3_d38bc46b31b1d7/24

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St. Louis Children's Hospital - CANstruction

CANstruction Mural of Embracing Diversity We live in a world today where Diversity is increasingly becoming an integral part of life. United States have has become more diverse than it ever has been. The changing times and environment has put greater significance on the need to embrace diversity...

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Who We Are

Center for Indian Cultural Education - Bal Vihar of St. Louis, a non-profit organization, since its inception in 1992 has been serving the Metro St. Louis Indian community. The primary focus of this organization is to provide Indian cultural education to students age 5-18, its application and integration with the global multicultural and multifaceted society. They are also taught discipline, tolerance and devotion in their daily routine. The ultimate goal is "to throw the light of cultural knowledge on every child, to make every child an outstanding citizen and to spread the song of peace and harmony around the world.