Tarini Jalagam

Tarini Jalagam

Robbinsville High School Senior aadhyatmik Youth Volunteer Leader

What I do at Aadhyatmik:

Tarini Jalagam is a seventh grader at Pond Road Middle School, with exceptional talents in mathematics, robotics, language arts, and sports. She has twice been honored as a national level winner in the Math Kangaroo Competition, showcasing her outstanding numerical aptitude and problem-solving skills.

As a dedicated member of local FLL robotics team – RoboGirls, Tarini played a pivotal role in their victory at the regional level in the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) competition. Her proficiency in language arts also earned her a win at the regional level in the WordMasters Challenge, further demonstrating her diverse academic abilities.

Beyond academics, Tarini is a force to be reckoned with in sports and music. She is an avid tennis player, a skilled fencer, and a valued runner on the Pond Road Middle School cross country varsity team. Her passion for sports not only reflects her competitive spirit but also her commitment to maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle. Tarini extends her leadership and compassion to the community through her volunteer work at local non-profits such as BeKind and One Project, where she actively contributes to creating a positive impact.

Her musical talents shine bright as a member of the prestigious Princeton Girls Choir, with whom she has performed at renowned venues such as Carnegie Hall in New York City and the State Theatre in New Brunswick. Tarini has also lent her voice to various charity events, further using her talents to give back to the community. For the past five years, Tarini has been honing her skills in Bollywood dance at the Rhythmic Arts Dance & Music Center. She has seamlessly blended this artistic talent with her community service endeavors, choreographing and performing in dances at Aadhyatmik’s annual events and parades, further demonstrating her versatility and commitment to her community.

In her current role as a youth leader at Aadhyatmik, she has been instrumental in organizing monthly events like comedy show to raise funds for a local charity, Anchor house, showcasing her organizational skills and commitment to community service. She has also taken initiative to raise awareness about Aadhyatmik’s objectives, organizing informative sessions at local township events like community days, thus playing a key role in connecting the organization with the wider public.

With her impressive achievements and commitment to both her academic and extracurricular pursuits, Tarini stands out as a multifaceted individual who is on the path to making a meaningful difference in her community and beyond.