Sri Kandaswamy Kovil, Kuala Lumpur

Openend in 1890, the Tamil Sri Kandaswamy temple is located in at the eastern end of Jalan Scott.

Openend in 1890, the Tamil Sri Kandaswamy temple is located in at the eastern end of Jalan Scott. Photography and videography are not allowed within the temple.
















About Sri Kandaswamy Kovil

 Corner of Jalan Scott & Jalan Tebing

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Sri Kandaswamy Kovil and Nearby Sights on Map

Istana Negara

The Istana Negara on Jalan Negara was the residence of the King before the New Palace on Jalan Duta came up

Kuala Lumpur Railway Station

The Kuala Lumpur Railway Station is a Moorish style masterpiece designed by Arthur Benison Hubback, a British Architectural Assistant to the Director of Public Works

National Planetarium

The National Planetarium has a theatre screening 3D movies, a viewing gallery and an observatory

National Mosque of Malaysia

Masjid Negara, the National Mosque of Malaysia, is a modern building with a 16-pointed star shaped roof that resembles an open umbrella

National Museum (Kuala Lumpur)

The National Museum throws light on the history and culture of Malaysia

Chan She Shu Yuen Clan Association

Chan She Shu Yuen Clan Association is the clan house (kongsi) of the Yuen family, the largest and oldest in Kuala Lumpur, with the present version completed in 1906

Buddhist Maha Vihara

The Buddhist Maha Vihara is a place of worship of the followers of the Sri Lankan Theravada tradition

Sri Mahamariamman Temple

The Sri Mahamariamman Temple is an elaborate Hindu temple which is the starting point of the annual Thaipusam pilgrimage to the Batu Caves, where Hindu devotees haul portable altars pierced to their skin with 108 lances

Islamic Arts Museum

One of the most interesting museums in Kuala Lumpur, the Islamic Arts Museum houses both modern and traditional Malaysia as part of the larger Islamic world and, through exhibitions of objects of religious and aesthetic significance, shows both the connection of Malaysian Islamic culture to the Muslim lands to its west and its uniqueness

Sze Ya Temple

Sze Ya, the oldest Chinese temple in Kuala Lumpur built in 1882, is dedicated to Shen Kong, the guardian deity for the local Chinese miners