On 4th of December 2010, a handful of spiritually inclined, religiously inspired individuals had come together to join hands with the Founder & Priest, Manikanta Sarma Garu, to perform monthly EKAADASA RUDRA ABHISHEKAM according to the SANAATHANA DHARMA principles in order to please Lord Shiva and gain His blessings for their personal and community benefit.
Since then this spiritual group has strengthened month after month and has outgrown everyone’s expectations and transformed itself into its present form, SRI SIVAJYOTHI TEMPLE LTD.
SSJT is formally incorporated as a Non-Profitable Charity Organization on 7th August 2014 in order to meet the growing needs of wider Hindu Community in Sydney, Australia and perform rituals according to the SANAATHANA DHARMA principles.
To meet the needs and requirements of the Hindu Community in Sydney and provide a Temple, forum, place, premises and facilities for the worship of Hindu Deities according to the SANAATHANA DHARMA principles and support the Hindu way of life, Hindu ethics, Hindu philosophy and Hindu heritage.
Purchase land and construct a Hindu Temple according the SANAATHANA DHARMA Rules for the benefit of Hindu Community in Sydney.
All the income, earnings, movable and immovable properties of the Foundation shall be solely utilised and applied solely in the furtherance of SSJT objectives and no portion shall be distributed or paid or transferred directly or indirectly by way of dividends, bonus, profits or in any manner whatsoever to the present or past members of the Charity. No member of the Foundation shall have any personal claim on any movable or immovable property of the Foundation.