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Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

141 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218042, Singapore
+65 6295 4538
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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
141 Serangoon Road, Singapore 218042, Singapore
Little India
+65 6295 4538
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice temple and easy to find. Is ok if you are in the area... but not a “must”. It is better outside than inside

Thank Carlosmarbella
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am writing this from an outsider’s POV - although I am a Hindu and this is one of the Temples i frequently go to pray. For many tourist, this temple tends to be a key place to visit as it is situated in the...More

Thank Sera M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome Temple, very beautiful, and very much welcoming of visitors of other faiths or nationality, as long as you remove foot wear, can be crowded but still so peaceful, and so fascinating to see and learn a little bit about Hindi. One of the oldest...More

1  Thank jthayer219
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Little India for Deepvali and we wanted to visit the Temple, as we usually do when in the area. I find that no matter how busy it is in here, there is a really peaceful spiritual atmosphere, that is calming and mentally...More

Thank Orchid4841
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited when Deepvali was being celebrated. An amazing spectacle. The Temple itself is so ornate and beautiful. But I would suggest visiting when there is not any celebrations happening and you can appreciate it fully.

Thank SagaloutsTour
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Nice temple, few minutes walk from Little India MRT station, very crowded at night, quite a popular attraction.

Thank Hruos
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Another must-go place in spore. Religious place and those who visit little india shall visit this temple too. There are two temple along serangoon road.

Thank thinesd
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This temple in the heart of Singapore's Little India has amazingly ornate sculptural details, especially above the grand entrance. The beings/deities and their vibrant colors are definitely worth a look.

Thank Jer2trav
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I am quite glad that I went and saw this Temple. It is a Hindu Temple which had been there for 100+ years when it was demolished in the mid-1980's and redone entirely over a three year period. This is an active vibrant Temple, where...More

1  Thank finesilver
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Singapore also have Little India, everything about India can found here. I visit here when door close, so un lucky day.

Thank q1w13
Little India
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 coloured saris patronize retailers from
decades past. Peruse streets lined with colourful
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,
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11 November 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
The temple is open all the time, but at some times of the year, such as when Muslims are preparing for the Haj, it is very busy and tourists are not as welcome as they are at less busy times.
27 August 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
2 November 2015|
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Response from Daxster | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We were there as early as 7 AM. They open pretty early, so you can come there anytime of the day. I am not really sure if they have held any celebrations and stuff there tho'.