Jaffna Hindu College community warmly welcomes you to the web portal for all Hinduites living around the world. Jaffna Hindu College, established in 1890, is a premier academic institution in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Known island-wide as Hindu College, it is the citadel of Tamil and Hindu Culture. The students of Hindu College-the Hinduites, are inculcated with the Hindu way of life, high discipline, unstinted dedication, and excellent character.
The distinguished Alumni of this prestigious Hindu institution have held and are holding high positions of responsibility in Sri Lanka and in countries where they are domiciled. The scholarly principals, the high caliber of Jaffna Hindu teachers, and their dedicated services in the past and the present, have thrust the College to the forefront in education and sports in Sri Lanka.
Tamil New Year, the Thurmuki Varudam, dawns at 6.36 PM (Sri Lanka time) on Wednesday, 13 April 2016, according to Vakkiya Panchangam. This is the time the Sun leaves Meena rashi (Pisces) and enters Mesha rasi (Aries). The auspicious time is from 2.36 PM to 10.36 PM. The auspicious colour for the New Year dress is green or green and white.
Dr. Paramsothy Jayakumar (1977 A/L Maths) has been awarded the United States Department of Defense Scientist of the Quarter in March 2016. He received this award on 17 March 2016 from Mr. Frank Kendall, the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics. He was also awarded the Society of Automotive Engineers prestigious Colwell Medal in 2014.
The Victoria OBA AGM was held on Monday, the 28th Feb 2016, from 2.30 PM at 27 Rupert Drive, Mulgrave Vic 3170. At the AGM, the new committee for the OBA was elected. Mr.Sathiyalingam Krishnapillai was elected as the new President while Mr.Sivasuthan Kulendrasingam was elected as the Vice President and Mr.Noyel Abraham as the Secretary.
Kurukulam was an initiative by the old boys of 9D (2008 batch) to document the college teacher’s view and experiences at Jaffna Hindu and their time at college. The documentary was released as a book in 2008 and now with the introduction of technologies in Jaffna, they have captured the Kurukulam documentary as a video. It was sponsored by JaffnaHindu.org
18 students of Jaffna Hindu have obtained 9As at the GCE (O/L) 2015 results. Out of them, 11 are Tamil medium students and the balance 7 is English medium students. Also, another 43 students have obtained 8As and 26 students obtained 7As. Further, 29 students have obtained 6As.
இலங்கை கூடைப்பந்தாட்ட சங்கத்தினால் வடமாகாண ரீதியில் முதன் முறையாக நடாத்தப்பட்ட 3×3 கூடைப்பந்தாட்ட சுற்றுப்போட்டியில் இறுதிப் போட்டியில் கொக்குவில் இந்துக் கல்லூரியை 6:19 என்ற புள்ளிக் கணக்கில் வெற்றி பெற்று யாழ் இந்துக் கல்லூரி கிண்ணத்தை கைப்பற்றிக் கொண்டது