The Buddhist Maha Vihara is a place of worship of the followers of the Sri Lankan Theravada tradition. Founded in 1894 by the Sinhalese, this beautiful temple in Brickfields shows elements of colonialism in its architecture.
123 Jalan Berhala, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Nearest Transit: Tun Sambanthan (Line: Monorail)
+60 3-2274 1141
Buddhist Maha Vihara and Nearby Attractions on Map
Masjid Jamek(2.5 km)
Tugu Negara(2.7 km)
Tugu Negara or the National Monument is a massive bronze sculpture built in 1963 as a memorial to the soldiers who gave up their lives in Malaysia's struggle for freedom against the Japanese during World War II and the Malayan Emergency from 1948 until 1960.
Sri Mahamariamman Temple(2 km)
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.
Kuala Lumpur Tower(3.3 km)
The KL Tower is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world, with a viewing deck at 276 m that provides great views over the city.
Merdeka Square(2.4 km)
Merdeka Square, earlier known as the Selangor Club Padang, holds a significant place in Malaysian history as the place where the Union Jack was lowered for last time and Malaysian flag was raised for the first time on 31st August 1957, liberating the country from foreign rule and establishing it as a sovereign republic.
Thean Hou Temple(0.7 km)
The Thean Hou Temple is one of the largest and most ornate Chinese temples in the region.
Kuala Lumpur Railway Station(1.5 km)
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 Museum (Kuala Lumpur)(1.1 km)
The National Museum throws light on the history and culture of Malaysia.
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