Kent Hindu Temple is a registered nonprofit organization in Washington state and was formed in 2002 to meet the community's growing need for a religious, spiritual and cultural center in King Couty, WA. This temple is also known as Sanatan Dharm Temple and Cultural Center (SDTCC). Vision of Kent Hindu Temple / SDTCC # To preserve and protect the rich Hindu Cultural Heritage in our present and future generations. # To practice, promote and teach the Hindu religion and Hindu way of life. # To provide social services to the community, including counseling and non-emergency medical services. # To conduct religious ceremonies on all major Hindu religious festivals Deities Full size idols of Sri Balaji-BhuDevi-Sridevi, Sri Ganeshji, Maa Durga, Radha-Krishna, SriRam-Sita-Laxman, Shiv Parivar, Sri Hanumanji, Baba BalakNath, Sri Sai Baba, ShivaLingam and Navagrah Devata Membership Currently, KHT has ~250 active member families. Please become member of KHT families. Available membership is mentioned below. # Patron ($50,000) # Donar (5,000) # Life (1,000) # Annual ($101) Board Sevaks (2022) President: Bhupinder Vashist Secretary: Ramakrishna Suravajhela Treasurer: Ravinder Walia Members-at-large: Anil Sharma Ashok Sharma Happy Khullar Narsibhai Mungra Raj Kumar Soi Som Gollakota Our Prist Our resident priest, Acharya Santosh Tripathi ji comes from Varanasi, India. He has a Master’s in Hindu rituals from Sampurnanad Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi India. Acharya Santoshji has been performing the rituals and festival duties for last 20 years in India and the USA. For puja services please call at (253)545-9311 (Cell) / (425)413-8900(Landline).