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Address: Siegenbeckstr. 4-5, 59071 Hamm, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Lived in India for some time and can say it's a really nice temple. Came here together with my husband and baby. We came around 12 pm when they just started their pooja... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 May 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Lived in India for some time and can say it's a really nice temple. Came here together with my husband and baby. We came around 12 pm when they just started their pooja, beautiful. Parking is available in front of the temple, toilets on the other side of the street. Very clean too. It's 2nd biggest Hindu temple in Europe,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Nicely done South Indian Temple (worship place for Hindus) for She deity. Fairly big enough; gets busy during Indian festival times. Even the locals visit the Temple to know Indian culture.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

Authentic and graceful place. Has very good vibrations. Good to sit and close our eyes for sometime to feel the energy and blessings.

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Erlangen, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2013

Chitran, a Taxi driver in Erlangen, told me about this Temple in Hamm. Not many of my friends knew about it and when I checked the distance, it was over 400 Kms from Erlangen. All of a sudden on a Saturday morning, I decided to make the journey, started around 11.30 am and reached around 4 PM. Somehow, the Gopuram... More 

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Jena
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

Iam a regular temple goer in India and didnt miss that at all in US too. Once here I decided to drive 500 kms to visit this temple. Truth be told we were keeping our expectation low. But we were mightily surprised....The pictures or videos don't do justice to this heavenly place. This is clearly in top league of temple... More 

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Ingolstadt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2013

i was amazed when i saw this temple... we traveled over 450 km to see this .. it was worth every km we traveled to see this... the poojas are performed at three different times we went at 12.00 noon the pooja was followed by anna danam.. really surprised that the temple committee is following these rituals...

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2011

I was longing to visit a temple in Germany esp in the NRW region. We were told by some friends about this temple and we decided to visit it ASAP. The temple is situated on the outskirts of the city of Hamm but still has connectivity with the local transport. It is easy to locate with big enough sign boards... More 

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Ruhr Area, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2011

If you are interested in religious architecture you shouldn´t miss the "Sri Kamadchi Ampal Tempel" at Hamm/Uentrop. It´s the biggest South Indian style Hindu temple in Middle Europe and it´has been built and established for the Tamils community in Germany. Although I arrived just when the service began they told me to come in and watch the ceremonies. You have... More 

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