The Hindu Society of Minnesota provides religious, spiritual, educational, social and cultural activities for all generations of the Hindu community.
As the largest Hindu temple in North America, our organization offers the unique benefit of providing a multitude of community resources and activities under one roof.
HSMN provides a beautiful Hindu Temple (place of worship) for the Twin Cities Hindu community. Our temple is authentic and built according to “Vastushastra” – a traditional system of Hindu architectural design. There are 21 mini temples which are identical replicas of several famous temples from all regions of India. Temple timings are Monday to Friday 9:30am to 11:30am and 5:30pm to 8:30 pm, weekends and holidays 9:00 am to 8:30 pm. All are welcome
Cultural committee comprised of the committee chair and 2-3 other members organizes cultural events for major cultural holidays such as Holi, Diwali and the Cultural Heritage Day showcasing the vast talent from the Twin Cities area.
As well as assists in hosting events of visiting national and international cultural artists as well as Religious cultural events of the multitude of regional communities.
Hindu American Temple School(HATS) offers classes the covers different aspects of Hindu Dharma, including spiritual practices such as Yoga, in an age appropriate manner. The school follows a graded and a diverse curriculum that meets the requirements of children (from ages 4-15 yrs) growing up in the American society.
Our divine scriptures say Annam Parabrahma Swaroopam! While preserving the divinity of food, we serve prasadam/food at our temple with the help of devotee volunteers on weekends and special occasions like festivals etc. Food Sponsor is one of the most gratifying and popular service among the devotees and is always booked couple of months in advance by enthusiastic devotee volunteers.
Outreach and philanthropic efforts were always a part of the activities of the Hindu Society of Minnesota. Since the inception of Outreach committee in 2009, the HSMN has supported local non profits and involved in various fund raising activities to support people in need around the world.
The Temple gift shop located in the main level of the Temple offers unique gift items that you can take back as souvenirs and gifts.
Summer tours (June, July, August) will be only on Saturdays. No tour on 4th of July Weekend. Tours on Saturdays and Sundays resume on Sept 14th. Tours start at 9:30 AM & last about1 hour. Tours are free but your donations will help us maintain this beautiful facility. Suggested donation: $5/person. Please contact Temple Manager at email@example.com
HSMN allows the devotees and general public to rent the Auditorium and Kitchen Dinning areas for private parties and functions.
The Temple is the focal point of the Hindu community of Greater Minnesota, and serves the religious, spiritual, educational, cultural and
social needs. There are many ways for you to support our temple – these are designed to suit all levels of giving.
As a non-profit organization, our services rely on the generous participation of community members. Sign-up to volunteer today!
Donations go directly to the facilities and services provided at HSMN. Donate to a project or cause, or make a general donation.
Membership services allow premier access to upcoming events and more. Learn more about becoming a member today.
Temple Timings: Monday through Friday 9:30am - 11:30am and 5:30pm - 8:30 pm
Weekends and Holidays 9:00 am - 8:30 pm