Our mission is to improve the quality of life for the underprivileged in India, ensuring transparency and accountability in our policies and operations.

POOKAR, a US Based 501 C(3) tax exempt , non-profit organization founded and managed by a group of highly motivated, self-sufficient, dedicated professionals. These individuals are passionate philanthropists and have dedicated their time and talents for the noblest cause.

POOKAR is volunteer driven has a low overhead for running the organization. 100% donations received are used for charitable work.

POOKAR works closely with JK Yog Hospital and University located at Banara Village in the District of Cuttack, Odisha, India. For more information click here.

POOKAR invites everyone who is service-minded to join us to make a better world.

Latest News

    • 25 - Feb - 2018
      Pookar $250 Cash Prize winners
      We are happy to announce that the winners are 0085 & 0662. Call/Text 801 652 2900 by March 3rd to claim your prize.
    • 24 - Feb - 2018
      Pookar Sur Sangeet - Joy Of Spring
      Pookar is very happy to present to you the musical event "Pookar Sur Sangeet 2018 - Joy Of Spring" on February 24th, 2018 at the HSNC temple in Morrisville, NC.
    • 25 - Feb - 2017
      Sur Sangeet 2017
      Pookar Annual Musical Event “Sur Sangeet 2017”
    • 13 - Aug - 2016
      Connecticut Premier League
      Our third edition of Cricket for Charity "Connecticut Premier League" starts August 13th, 2016.
    • 06 - Aug - 2016
      Sur Sangeet 2016
      Pookar 3rd Annual Musical Event “Sur Sangeet 2016”
    • 17 - Jul - 2014
      POOKAR is now US Based 501 C(3) tax exempt, non-profit organization.
      People can get now tax benefit as we have received 501 c(3) registration
    • 09 - Aug - 2014
      Pookar Cricket Fiesta
      Pookar Cricket Fiesta - a day filled with fun activities, celebrations and Cricket.
    • 12 - Oct - 2014
      Pookar 5k Walk & Cricket Fiesta
      Pookar presents 5k Walk & Cricket Fiesta - a day filled with walk~run. fun activities, celebrations and Cricket on Oct 12th Sunday in WakeMed Soccer Park - Town of Cary.
    • 20 - Apr - 2014
      Won Nelson Mandela Peace Award
      Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat (JKP) Education, supported by J K Yog has bagged the prestigious Nelson Mandela Peace Award for its exceptional work in the field of education of the girl child.
    • 07 - Feb - 2015
      Sur Sangeet 2015
      Musical Event with Live Band

Mission Of Organization

POOKAR, US Based 501 C(3) tax exempt , non-profit organization

Our mission is to support all humankind activities at no cost, irrespective of their race, gender, ethnicity, religion, region etc. and preserve the Earth by protecting natural resources, birds, animals etc. .


Pookar Sur Sangeet 2018 Joy Of Spring

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POOKAR is a US Based 501 C(3) tax exempt, non-profit organization.