Florida Indian Associations


Florida is home to a few Indian community and student associations.

Bengalis, Tamils, Telugus, Bengalis, Oriyans, Gujaratis in Florida have all formed their own associations reperesenting their culture and intersts.

Besides language based associations, there are organizations representing the interests of students at University of Florida as well.

Indian associations in Florida are active and often organize events to celebrate prominent Indian events and festivals like Indian Independence Day, Republic Day and Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara, Diwali, Sankranti, Ugadi and Vishu that bond the community.

Most of these events include cultural programs like Hindustani music concerts, Bharanatyam, Bollywood dance programs, Bhangra and food counters serving Idly, Vada, Mysore Masala Dosa, Dokhla, Samosa, Dum Biryani etc.

Here are a few Indian associations that are active in Florida:

Bengali Associations
Bengali Association of South Florida
Soikot - Tampa Bay Bengali Association

Gujarati Associations
Gujarati Samaj of Tampa Bay
Gujarati Society of Central Florida
Gujarati Samaj Of Northeast Florida

Kannda Associations
Nandi Kannada Koota of South Florida
Srigandha Kannada Koota of Florida

Malayalee Associations
Malayalee Association of North Florida
Malayalee Association of Central Florida
Kerala Samajam of South Florida
Orlando Regional Malayalee Association

Marathi Mandals
Orlando Marathi Mandal
Maharashtra Mandal of South Florida

Punjabi Associations
Punjabi Association of South Florida

Tamil Sangams
South Florida Tamil Sangam
Tampa Tamil Sneham
Jacksonville Tamil Mandram
Muthamizh Sangam of Central Florida
Tamil Sangam of Florida

Telugu Associations
Telugu Association of South Florida
Telugu Association of the Jacksonville Area

Other Associations
AIA South Florida Chapter11851 NW 10th Place
Coral Springs, FL 33071

Association of Performing Arts of India10831 NW 17th Court
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Ph: 954-885-1466

University of Miami Indian Students Association