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Sri Thandayuthapani Temple

15 Tank Road Sri Thandaynthapani Temple, Singapore 238065, Singapore
+65 6737 9393
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candy like colors

I am not certain about the inside but the facade is stunning. I saw it through the trees passing... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Makati, Philippines
via mobile
Really Colouful And Ornate

This is an amazing temple, which is well worth the visit. Wonderful statues, we were there during... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
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The distinctive feature of this Southern Indian temple is its roof, with 48 engraved glass panels angled to catch the rising and setting sun.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average29%
  • Poor0%
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15 Tank Road Sri Thandaynthapani Temple, Singapore 238065, Singapore
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I am not certain about the inside but the facade is stunning. I saw it through the trees passing by, its colors brilliant, like candy peering through trees. I did not enter because it is an active temple. My rating is based purely off of...More

Thank EurAznSF
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is an amazing temple, which is well worth the visit. Wonderful statues, we were there during Deepvali, so it was very busy.

Thank SagaloutsTour
Reviewed 6 September 2017

These multi colored temples projecting numerous Hindu deities are built in Dravidian Style. They fascinate both the believers and the non believers. It's inquisitiveness and fascination for the non believers to learn about a different religion. For the believers its the joy of knowing that...More

Thank avisingh24
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The Sri Thendayuthapani Temple, better known as the Chettiars' Temple or the Tank Road temple, is one of the Singapore Hindu community's most important monuments. A Hindu Temple dating from 1859, that started out with humble beginnings as a statue under a bodhi tree, was...More

Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's a bit out of the way but if you're close to the Singapore National Museum or Fort Canning, you can walk. Built in 1859, the colorful temple is one of the most important for local Hindus.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

One of my favourite temple in Singapore, placed in a quiet location. Beautiful architecture and peaceful place.

Thank ClaudiaDesjardins
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Gazetted as a national monument in 2014, the Sri Thendayuthapani Temple (aka Chettiar Temple since it was built by the Chettiar community in 1859) stands on 15 Tank Road. It is dedicated to the Hindu god, Lord Murugan. During the festival of Thaipusam, it is...More

Thank AyushBasu
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We've just moved to Singapore recently and during the first couple of weeks after we arrived, we passed this temple often. The sight of it was so striking that I wanted to learn more about it, so I was thrilled when the National Heritage Board...More

1  Thank Pugmama-san
Reviewed 1 October 2015

This is a small temple close to the river on Tank Road. The outside is more impressive than the inside. The tower looks pretty and so does the gate. You need to take your shoes off if you want to go inside. If you want...More

1  Thank Janulik
Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

I've walked past this place many times over the years but have only been inside very recently. Non-Hindus can only access a small section of the interior but it's enough to get the general idea. The entrance is quite impressive and reminiscent of some of...More

Thank KGB777
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