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Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho Temple

178 Waterloo Street Kwan im Temple, Singapore 187964, Singapore
65 337 3965
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A popular Buddhist temple

This popular Buddhist temple is located along Waterloo Street. The temple is easily accessible and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edward W
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Amazing temple

This is a buddhist temple at the heart of bugis neigboorhood. It is very beautiful. Photos and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greco S
Thessaloniki, Greece
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178 Waterloo Street Kwan im Temple, Singapore 187964, Singapore
65 337 3965
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This popular Buddhist temple is located along Waterloo Street. The temple is easily accessible and is about 5 to 10 minutes away from the Bugis MRT Station. Do note that the temple will be very crowded with devotees on the 1st and 15th of every...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a buddhist temple at the heart of bugis neigboorhood. It is very beautiful. Photos and videos is forbidden inside the temple but you can do it secret. It is a must visit. Watch how locals pray. Dont trust the prophets outside this temple...More

Thank Greco S
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This is a Popular local religious site with local and tourists alike. Great and known for prayers and asking for "advises"!

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

It's always crowd. Don't think they allow people to take photos when inside. Most prayers are chinese who come to pray for peace. Many souvenir shops and stalls around that area that you can visit too.

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is one of the most old and famous temple in Singapore .During festive days, devotees will be long queuing up with joss sticks to pray.

3  Thank Michael_Teoh
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

On 28 January 2017, the first day of lunar new year, visited Kuan Yin Thong Temple to pray for good luck and peace at home. Very crowded on this special day. Axillary police assisted to control crowd. Most local chinese believe that visit to the...More

Thank 692linz
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is a very famous temple in Singapore, and one that never fails to attract worshippers, be them local or tourists. On any other day, you will find devotees crowding the grand hall, clasping the jossticks in hands , heads bowed in prayers, first facing...More

Thank Taipei921
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This temple has a very long history. I remember when I was just a small kid, my godmother did bring me to this place and I believe it must have been at least 35 years ago. This is a very famous temple in Singapore and...More

Thank alanyeo76
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Today is the first day of 2017 (1 January 2017). Visited Kuan Yin Thong at 7am to ask for blessing. As it was the early morning, managed to witness the morning flower market is really amazing. Little crowd. Incense burning. Many devotees praying for good...More

Thank 692linz
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This temple dedicated to Kuan Yin or Avalokitesvara is one of the oldest Buddhist temples in Singapore. Built in 1884, and rebuilt in 1982, it has been declared a Historical site. Popular among Buddhist practitioners, worshipers are known to receive good luck after praying here....More

Thank nellielim
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11 March 2016|
Response from Lawrensha |
From exit C, kindly cross the road and walk through the Bugis street village until you see the Albert Court Food Centre on your left. Turn left and walk till you Indian temple. This temple beside that Indian temple
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