The famous Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple is considers among the oldest temples in Singapore and is located at 141, Serangoon Road. The temple was the first in Serangoon area and was constructed by the early Indians who came to live and work in Singapore. The temple is the center of all the Indian Cultural Activities since its inception. The temple is located near to Jui Residences Serangoon Road by Selangor Dredging Berhad. It is a freehold condo located near the city fringe of Singapore.
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Sri Veeramakaliamman at Serangoon Road
After the British Colonial Government influenced settlement patterns along tribal and ethnic lines, it marked Serangoon Road area as Indian region. This attracted many Indians from other parts of the country and nearby markets who were helped to settle by the early settlers. The Indians started development activities in the area and advanced in business and other activities which greatly flourished. This made their population in Serangoon Road to even increase and therefore the dire need to have a place of worship in the area. The Veeramakaliamman Temple was therefore built to provide a praying place for a good number of Indians living and working in Singapore.
Sri Veeramakaliamman Near to Jui Residences
With the establishment of the temple, the Indians felt more at home because they already had what familiarized them with their country of origin. The temple provided them with an opportunity to recreate and enjoy their cultural and spiritual activities. Sri Veeramakaliamman was chosen to be the main deity which was referred to as a strong goddess and slayer of evil. This made the Indians safer and have a sense of security in a foreign land. During the Second World War, the temple was a safe haven as many people took refuge and escape the bombings and airstrikes unhurt. The temple was rebuild in 1983 to involve a distinctive gate, eight main domes and other structures which have made the temple more established.
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The temple hosts a number of events which include spiritual and cultural events which bring together the Indian community. They include special events where Indians celebrate and thank their gods.