Mission and Objectives

To provide a place of worship and be the spiritual resource center for the Hindu community living in Greater Sioux Falls and surrounding areas.
  • Practice ideals of Hinduism through worship, education, and community involvement
  • Recognize and respect other faiths/relegions and bring forth the common ideals
  • Enrich the social and cultural diversity of the Siouxland
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  1. Samar Gogai - Fund raising
    HTOS brings a common bond that will bind the Hindu Community in Siouxland area.
  2. Manohar Velpuri - Treasurer
    HTOS and temple building is realizing a long time dream and a place to teach kids about our relegion and culture.
  3. Saravanan Vedhachalam - President
    HTOS is a place of worship serving our community needs and giving an identity to Hindus in Siouxland. A place to share understanding of Hindu relegion, values, & culture, and promote interfaith among all.
  4. Ramesh Singh - Vice President
    Hindu temple and community center will be a place to strengthen our social bonding, enrich our cultural diversity, extend community service, and explore our spirtual well being.
  5. Jeetendra Thakkar - EC Member
  6. Radhey Shyam Kaushik - EC Member
  7. Kalyan Boinapalli - Secretary
    HTOS is a commmunity effort to serve the Hindu culture and promote Hindu way of life. It's a place where our kids can learn about our heritage and Hindu relegious practices, a place to form social bonds amoung community, and a place we can call ours.
  8. Veera Chandrasekaran - Technology Coordinator
    HTOS is a platform for bringing like-minded people together. It provides an opportunity to practice the rituals and culture in a far away land.
  9. Archana Chatterjee - BOT Chair
    BOT Chair
  10. Muthukumarappan - BOT Vice Chair
    BOT Vice Chair