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Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

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Address: 141 Serangoon Rd, Singapore 218042, Singapore
Phone Number: 6295-4538
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Built in 1855 by Tamil labourers, the temple has a South Indian...

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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Very photogenic temple

I visited here as part of a Little India walking tour. I didn't go in but did enjoy taking shots of the outside of the temple

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited here as part of a Little India walking tour. I didn't go in but did enjoy taking shots of the outside of the temple

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

nice easily accessible Hindu temple. felt very comfortable...went with our guide. first time to a Hindu temple...very positive experience.

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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we only visited briefly and didn't go inside, we were more than happy to simply stand outside and take it all in. The workmanship that goes into something like this is astonishing and has to be seen to be believed

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Hindu temple has colourful intricate designs on its walls and is all round a stunning place to visit. As a fully functioning temple there were many people praying and undertaking various rituals while I was there but I never felt unwelcome. People were friendly there and I would highly recommend this place to visit!

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see a decent Hindu Temple because you've never been to one, this is the one to visit. It's ornate and has a lot to see inside in a small area. There is a temple in Chinatown that is not worth seeing. But this one is good and you can spend a good 15 minutes inside just... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful temple .the design is very nice . You really find relaxation and peace of mind . A must .

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

on morning in Singapore, We visit to Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple (hindu Temple), This temple very beautiful (color on statue on roof), This temple in Little India, and famous in Singapore, when arrival many people come to pray god of hindu in this temple

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in little india. Very colourful Hindu temple. Veerakaliyamman is main god. Lot of indian hindu people used to worship in this temple. Walkable distance from little india MRT. Avoid Sunday evening because of too much crowd.

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we just passed by dis temple beautiful crafted ,we were in hurry so didnt done darshan from inside ...so sorry guys ,next time shure will

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This temple in Little India is almost 150years old and is located 5 minutes away from Little India MRT.It is very good and attracts a large crowd.The Hindu traditions are followed religiously.The temple is built in the south Indian style and the exterior part of the temple is adorned with different deities.One must take time out to visit this temple

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With a strong local Indian community, this pocket of Singapore can feel like another place and time. Wander past traditional barbershops while local residents in brightly colored saris patronize retailers from decades past. Peruse streets lined with colorful shops as the aroma of curry tempts you to indulge. Listen to the Bollywood music echoing from storefronts and take in the stalls selling bright flowers, fabrics, and spices. At the 24-hour, four-level Mustafa Shopping Center, you can shop through the night and find everything from pharmacy and grocery items to Bollywood DVDs and diamond necklaces. Singapore’s Little India offers a colorful, lively taste of the subcontinent and is well worth the visit.
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