Lohana Community South London (LCSL) was formed in 1974 and is a non profit making association. The Community is a parent body of the Young Lohana Community of South London hereinafter referred as to the “Youth Body”. LCSL is closely affiliated with The Raghuvanshi Association with whom we share the Lohana Community Complex, P V Raichura Centre which is our Community home and where we host all our Community events. Our membership comprises around 500 Lohana families in and around South London.

LCSL celebrates the main Hindu festivals of Holi, Ramnavami, Hanuman Jayanti, Janmashtami, Navratri, Dusherra, Sharad Purnima, Diwali, New Year and Jalaram Jayanti. Our members and members of other Hindu organisations in and around Croydon are our regular and welcome attendees at all our events.

We have a printed publication, Lohana Vision, which was started in 1993. We publish an eNewsletter for our members who have emails. We are on Face BookCLICK HERE to see our group page


The Raghuvanshi Association was formed on 15th September 1986 as a Company Limited by Guarantee. It is registered as a Charitable Organisation with Registration No. 295630.