The Thuggee Priests are high ranking priests in the Thuggee Cult. In Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, they are shown along side Temple Guards defending the Temple. With Mola Ram being the high priest in the Temple, they are his henchmen, and fight Jones with an assortment of random objects in the movie. They help Mola Ram with his sacrifice ceremonies buy helping put the sacrifice victims in the cage. There heads are painted white to resemble skulls. Oddly, the Thuggee Priest does not appear in 7199 The Temple of Doom.
- The Thuggee Priest was listed in the DS console of LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures as Thuggee Acolyte, although both are identical.
- In the Nintendo DS version of LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues, they are armed with a scimitar.
- In LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues, Thuggee Priests are known as Thuggee Acolytes, and carry a spear.