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  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple, 1980s

    Streets and Places · Tang, Kian Cheong
    This photograph shows Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple (观音堂佛祖庙), located at 178 Waterloo Street. Seen here is the entrance, which comprises a large central gateway flanked by two smaller gates on either side. Throngs of devotees can be seen entering the temple. There are some street vendors along the...
  • Leong San See Temple signage : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows one of the many Chinese calligraphy panels in Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Foo Hai Ch'An Monastery : general view

    Streets and Places · Transportation · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing Foo Hai Ch'An Monastery which is located at 87 Geylang East Avenue 2. A partial view of Paya Lebar Mass Rapid Transit Station can be seen in the foreground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, chandelier : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a chandelier in the main hall of Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Buddhist Youth Mission (Temple) : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the exterior of the Singapore Buddhist Youth Mission (Temple). The building is located at 3306 Commonwealth Avenue West. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Leong San See Temple, located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple : general view [1]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the mobile kiosks of flower sellers outside the Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple which is located at 178 Waterloo Street. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, altar : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the main altar in Leong San See Temple. This is an altar of Kwan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, altar : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a small altar in the inner hall of Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Leong San See Temple, located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum : exterior

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing the exterior of the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, located at 288 South Bridge Road. It is dedicated to the Maitreya Buddha, and houses a Sacred Buddha Tooth Relic. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, entrance : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the entrance to the Leong San See Temple with a sea of dancing ceramic dragons on its roof at 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum plaque : general view

    Streets and Places · Arts · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This is a 2009 photograph showing a plaque mounted on the exterior of the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, inscribed with "The Hall of a Hundred Dragons" in Chinese (百龙宝殿). The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum is located at 288 South Bridge Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Kwan Im Thong Hood Choo Temple at 178 Waterloo Street. Mobile kiosk retailers that sell flowers and joss sticks can be seen in the area outside the temple. The temple was built in 1884 and is very popular among the devotees of Guan Yin (Goddess...
  • Leong San See Temple, entrance : close-up

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the entrance to the main hall of Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pu Ti Buddhist Temple : exterior

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows Pu Ti Buddhist Temple, located at 121C, Punggol Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, inner hall : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the inner hall at the rear of Leong San See Temple and living quarters on the second floor. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple signage : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows one of the many Chinese calligraphy panels in Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leong San See Temple, mountain gate : general view

    Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the mountain gate (山门) of Leong San See Temple. The temple is located at no. 371 Race Course Road. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Siong Lim Temple, 2008 : exterior

    Streets and Places · Singapore. Preservation of Monuments Board
    This 2008 photograph depicts an exterior view of Siong Lim Temple, located at Jalan Toa Payoh. The building was gazetted as a national monument on 14 October 1980. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Siong Lim Temple (Lian Shan Shuang Lin Monastery), 1970s : general view

    Streets and Places
    Siong Lim Temple (also known as Shuang Lin Monastery), is a Buddhist temple located at 184E Jalan Toa Payoh. Completed in 1912, it is a gazetted national monument, based on its architectural, social and historical significance. Photograph shows people at the temple's spacious forecourt and the intricate carvings and dragons...
  • Lian Shan Shuang Lin Temple rocks, 1973 : general view

    Streets and Places
    This is a photograph of a child resting against the rocks at the Lian Shan Shuang Lin Buddhist Temple. The temple was completed in 1912 and located in Toa Payoh. It was gazetted as a national monument in 1980. Photograph donated by Dorothy Seah Lee Khim and displayed at the...
  • Buddha Tooth Relic Temple : exterior [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    This is a picture of a magnificent cultural monument which opened in 2007, in the heart of Chinatown. It houses the sacred Buddha tooth relic, in a stupa made of gold weighing over 400kg, melted down from gold donated by devotees. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bright Hill Temple stupa in the 1960s : general view [1]

    Streets and Places · Arts · Cheah, Seng Kee · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This 1960s photo shows a stupa, probably at Bright Hill Temple, also known as Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery. Founded in 1920 by Venerable Zhuan Dao, Bright Hill Temple is Singapore’s largest Mahayana Buddhist temple and is located at 88 Bright Hill Road. Date of creation estimated.