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Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

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Built in 1855 by Tamil labourers, the temple has a South Indian architectural style. The gopuram or tower, a common element in South Indian temple architecture, was built at a height so that it can be seen from a distance.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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141 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218042, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to miss this temple in Little India Town, very colorful and intricately created. Well worthy of a photograph!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple is at the heart of Little India. It is in every respect a fascinating temple with plenty of character, detail and history. Indian culture forms a major slice of Singaporean history and it is vividly on display in the near by streets.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sri Veeramakaliamman temple is a nice Hindu temple located in the middle of Little India in Singapore. The temple is dedicated to hindu goddess Kali who is known as the fierce embodiment of Shakti and the god Shiva's wife, Parvati. Kali has always been popular...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aryan2007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the noteworthing landmarks on the Heritage Trail in Little India is Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple located at 141 Serangoon Road, it is one of the city's oldest Hindu temples. The temple was built in 1881 dedicated to the goddess and destroyer of evil, Kali...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kpiddy
Reviewed December 27, 2018

The temple is very huge and conveniently located on the main road. Recently refurbished, it is very well-maintained. Must visit for those who wish to get a glimpse of the Indian culture and religious practises in Singapore.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

It is right next door to the Hilton Garden Inn we were staying at. It is a nice temple with multiple South Indian deities. Seems to be popular with locals.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

It has a gopuram, just not as tall and grand as the one at Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple. It has many colorful figurines and statues, just not as plentiful and diverse as the ones at Sri Vadapathira Kaliamman Temple. But they are all conveniently packed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed November 23, 2018

A fantastic cultural experience with very interesting designs. Tourists around but also Hindu’s who are happy to talk. Reccomended.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This beautiful Hindu temple is about a 10-15 min walk from little India train station. The outside of it is especially beautiful with the colours and carvings of the gods surrounding the entrance. As it is a very big tourist attraction the shoe station at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

When you visit this temple you may wonder if this is a temple or a tourist spot. Very interesting you see lot of Indians busy praying while lot of tourist snapping pictures. If you happen to go in the evening its even more festive and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rina T
March 6, 2018|
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Response from brownman80 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Day: 6am to 12pm. Evening: 6pm to 9pm The timing is generally similar with other Hindu Temples in Singapore.
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annetteyjames
November 11, 2016|
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Response from Aekytrip | Reviewed this property |
Time operation morning : 6 am - 11 am. Evening: 4 pm - 9pm in last rime i visit there
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Dimitris_Di
August 27, 2016|
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Response from GOKL P | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fees and free to take pictures inside the temple..except.the idol in the main parts ( Where priest doing prayer).You can take pictures of the architecture,corridors, entrances and arts...etc.,.. For any further... More
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A Day in Little India (8 Replies)
Will this be the best sequence? We want to see and experience as much as possible, but worry about the heat and humidity - we do not want to be back tracking needlessly. Some air conditioned respite from the heat along the way would be good, especially if we can sit and rest for a while - thinking a mid morning coffee or tea break but no idea where. MRT to Little India station. - arrive about 9.30am Tekka Market / Little India Arcade / Indian Heritage Centre Sri Veeramakaliamman...More
March 03, 2018|
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>>Khansama Tandoori Restaurant for lunch (air conditioned?)<< The section upstairs is air-conditioned >>Mustafa Centre (air conditioned?)<< Yes