Priests

Sri Guru Dutt

Head Priest
Is associated with Hindu temple of Florida from 2004 having studied for 8 yrs. at Vedic Dharma Paathashala, is proficient in Krishna Yajurveda, Shiva Agama Shastra & in performing religious services of Hindu Dharma at temple or in devotee’s place.

Sri Suresh Gottumukkala

Priest
Is associated with Hindu temple of Florida from March 2015. Having studied 8 years at Vedic Dharma Paatashaala is proficient in Rig Veda, Yajurveda, Shivaghama Shastra and in performing religious services of Hindu dharma.

Sri Raghavendra Deshakulkarni

Priest
Is associated with Hindu temple of Florida from 2006. Having studied for 8 yrs. at Vedic Dharma Paathashala, is proficient in Krishna Yajurveda, Shiva Agama Shastra & in performing religious services of Hindu Dharma.

Sri Sudarshana Bhatt

Priest
Is associated with Hindu temple of Florida from December 2015. Having studied S.S.L.C Sanskrit-Pancharatha, Agama Course completed and 5 Years course of Vedas, Prabhanda and finished the Prathama Veda, Sura Saraswathi, Sanskrit Prathama.

Other Staff

Sri. Chandrashekar Adiga

Head cook
Has 25 years of expertise in religious cooking and is associated with Hindu Temple of Florida from 2011. He is specialized in making variety of Indian sweets.

Uma Yanamandra

Front Desk Co-Coordinator
Has experience in Accounting Professional with over 10 Years of Experience in company Accounting, Tax Returns and Pay Roll. She is associated with Hindu Temple of Florida from December 1st 2015.

Jayaprakash

Front Desk Co-Coordinator
Has 15 years of Experience as a Marketing Manager. Associated in Hindu Temple Of Florida from December 1st 2015.

Vivek

Assistant Cook
Is Shilpi by profession who was part of Hindu Temple of Florida’s second team of Sculptors and later moved to help in the Temple Prasad Sadan. He is now the “Dosa Specialist” and is associated with temple from 2004

Carlos Cintron

ASSISTANT
Joined the temple in 2010 and has been part time off and on. Carlos has also developed from a cleaning person to one that helps out at the Prasad Sadan.

Dilip Vyas

Canteen Front Desk Coordinator
Dilip is part time Canteen Coordinator for the week ends. He is retired and working at the Temple from September 2015.
  • Bhagavad Gita

    Abandon all attachment to the results of action
    and attain supreme peace

    "Any person who is chanting the holy names of Krishna (Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna, Hare Hare/ Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama, Hare Hare) in course of chanting without offenses feels some transcendental pleasure and very quickly becomes purified of all material contamination."
  • Ved Vyasa, The Bhagavad Gita

    SET THY
    HEART UPON THY WORK
    BUT NEVER ON ITS REWARD.

    "Strive constantly to serve the welfare of the world; by devotion to selfless work one attains the supreme goal of life. Do your work with the welfare of others always in mind."
  • Bhagavad Gita

    RESHAPE YOURSELF
    THROUGH THE
    POWER OF YOUR WILL....

    "A gift is pure when it is given from the heart to the right person at the right time and at the right place, and when we expect nothing in return"