The Hindu Endowments Board (HEB) is a statutory body set up under the Hindu Endowments Act in 1968. Its role, as set out in the Act, is to administer those endowments placed under its administration.
The word “endowment” is defined in the Act to mean any endowment in land, building or money given for the support of any Hindu temple or other Hindu purpose. The endowments administered by the Board are:
The Board’s involvement in community service is broad based. A health fair providing free medical counseling and health screening services is held annually. Educational bursaries are available to under privileged Hindu children through the Sivadas-HEB Education Fund. Disadvantaged Hindu families receive aid in the form of monthly provisions through the Board’s Gift from the Heart programme.
The Board actively supports inter faith activities and is a member of the Inter-Religious Organization, Singapore.
If you are interested in volunteering for any of the Board activities listed below kindly contact the Administrative Manager at telephone: 6296 3469.
Alternatively, if you wish to offer your services for any of the religious events or festivals conducted at any one of the Board administered temples, please contact the temples directly.
We are also on the lookout for persons who may be able to assist us in the following areas. When you contact us, please indicate the area of participation you are interested in:
For National Events and Festivals:
Mr R Jayachandran
Mr R Dhinakaran
Mr Balasubramaniam Janamanchi
Mr Yoganathan Ammayappan
Mr Lakshmanan s/o Seenivasakan
Mr Rajan Krishnan
Mr N Prushuathamun
Ms Balakrishna Madhubala
Mr Shankar s/o Naganambalagaran Ramasamy