The Penang Hindu Endowments Board (PHEB) is a statutory body as set out in the Hindu Endowments Act in 1906. Its main role is to administer the endowments placed under its administration.
Endowment means any endowment be it land, landed property, buildings, houses, burial grounds, temples, money given or to be given for the benefit of the Hindu community in Penang.
The endowments administered by the Board are:
In addition to managing 5 Endowments, the Board also administers:
The Board also organizes the annual Thaipusam and Ponggal festival`s in Penang.