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The Thean Hou Temple is one of the largest and most ornate Chinese temples in the region. The six-tiered temple was built by the Hainanese community and is dedicated to Tian Hou the Heavenly Mother. It also houses two other altars, one for Shui Wei Sheng Niang, the Goddess of the Waterfront and another for Kuan Yin, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy. Its grand architecture and fantastic view of the Valley make it a tourist favourite.



About Thean Hou Temple

 65 Persiaran Endah, Taman Persiaran Desa, Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 Nearest Transit: Tun Sambanthan (Line: Monorail)

 +60 3-2274 7088

Thean Hou Temple and Nearby Attractions on Map

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