Hinduism has over 1 billion adherents worldwide. Our Hindu chaplaincy team are here to support Hindu students and staff.
What is Hinduism? How do Hindus worship?
Ruchika Julka is our Hindu Adviser. She works for International Student Support at Sheffield Hallam University.
"Hi, I'm Ruchika Julka and I work for International Student Support at Sheffield Hallam University. Having been brought up in a robust Hindu household of New Delhi, I actively practice Hinduism both as a religion and a way of life.
"I moved to the UK in Sept 2005 to pursue postgraduate study and came to work in Sheffield in the summer of 2007.
"I have developed and maintained close links with Indian and Hindu communities in Sheffield, since first moving here, and would be happy to provide advice/guidance on matters relating to the Hindu faith to any students or members of staff of this university."
Tel: +44 787 763 0918
Facebook: Ruchika Julka
Sheffield Hindu Temple is located in Burngreave, northeast Sheffield.
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Hindu, Navratri, Diwalli, Hawan, Pooja, Bhajan, Aarthi
Address: 21 Buckenham Street, S4 7JQ
Telephone: +44 790 352 3696 / +44 779 582 2282
Contact: Mrs Suresh Athi / Dr Patel
Please note the Temple is only open in the evenings. For opening times, please refer to the Temple website.
Prayers and classes
- Monday 19:30 (Pooja - Bhajan, Aarthi)
- Tuesday 18:30 (Free Yoga classes)
- All Hawans and Pooja can be done
- Indian dance events organised frequently
- All major Hindu festivals celebrated
Sheffield Student Hindu Society is part of the National Hindu Students' Forum.
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