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The Hindu Jain Temple is a non-profit organization, 501 (c)(3), providing services to tri-state Hindu–Jain community around Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Temple promotes spiritual, cultural, educational, social, and humanitarian needs and commitments of its members. 
The following is a summary of temple activities and services provided to the community:

  • SPIRITUAL
    • Temple is a place of Hindu-Jain worship.
    • Priests provide religious services at temple and outside of the temple premises
    • Celebrates major religious festivals. Performs Havan on first Sunday of the month.
    • Organizes katha and religious seminars.
  • CULTURAL
    • Owns and maintains well equipped community hall.
    • Participates in tri-state folk festival, promoting Indian Culture and Art.
    • Organizes youth events. Organizes Senior citizen activities.
  • EDUCATIONAL
    • Organizes one of the largest Sunday schools (Vidya Mandir) for Children.
    • School teaches languages, history, culture, dances, and music of India.
    • Awards Scholarships to deserving students. Organizes graduation Puja.
    • Organizes youth conference and camp.
  • SOCIAL AND HUMANITARIAN
    • Publishes monthly news letter – Temple Times and an annual calendar.
    • Publishes Sampark – a community directory.
    • Organization Diwali dinner for homeless shelters.
    • Participates in fundraising for national and international disaster events.

Click here for the temple constitution and bylaws.

 


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