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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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+65 6295 4538
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Thank w951fb4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Thank 256ollie
Reviewed 8 November 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
Thank MelissaPrue22
Reviewed 1 November 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
Thank Angel_Traveler444
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Our walking tour included a visit to this temple and you are welcome to visit provided you wear modest attire and leave your footwear outside in the racks. It is one of Singapore's oldest Hindu Temples, dedicated to the goddess Kali, the Destroyer of Evil....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Being the period of Navratri, many visitors were seen in the temple. Photographer is allowed inside unlike South Indian temples. They have clean rest rooms too. A man was seen distributing tamarind rice prasad in substantial quantity to all which was as good as feeding...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jganesh1411
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple on Serangoon Road in Little India is an awesome temple. The temple was quite busy with worshippers at the time of my visit. i was amazed by the ornate sculptures on display. There was a strong smell of burning incense. This...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 28 September 2018

If you visit Little India in Singapore(which is a must), you should find some time to visit this beautiful and always busy temple. As is expected, leave your shoes at the door and pay your respects. I have been here 3 times and it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank obakemono
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is one of Singapore's oldest temples, built in the Dravidian style by early migrants. The sculptures at this temple are really amazing. Amazing, too, is the friendly welcome from the priests and parishioners. When you consider that they host, probably, 100+ visitors a day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jeanette M
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Rina T
6 March 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
12 November 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
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
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