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  • Sri Mariamman Temple, before renovation : exterior

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This is a black and white photograph of the Sri Mariamman Temple located at 244 South Bridge Road, before it was renovated. First built in 1827, the Sri Mariamman Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Singapore and was popularly known as Mariamman Kovil or Kling Street Temple. The temple...
  • Sri Krishnan Temple, decorative details : close-up

    Streets and Places · Arts · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph captures a close-up of the decorative details which form part of the façade of the Sri Krishnan Temple. The façade are made of colourful marbles. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Devotees : group photograph

    Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of devotees praying in front of the Sri Krishnan Temple and making offerings. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hindu mythology deities : close-up [2]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of part of the Sri Krishnan Temple which is decorated with lots of colours and deities of Hindu mythology. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hindu holy man : close-up

    Personalities · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph is a close-up of a Hindu holy man, taken in front of the doors of the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Outdoor Hindu shrine : general view

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph shows a shrine devoted to Hindu deity, located near the Malayan Railway Station in Tanjong Pagar. The shrine has a zinc roof and a few decorative flower garlands. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hanuman, Hindu deity : close-up

    Arts · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of Hanuman, one of the deities of Hindu mythology at the Sri Krishnan Temple. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Thaipusam, 1960s : general view

    Heritage and Culture
    This photograph shows kavadis being carried by members of the Chettiar Community, outside the Sri Mariamman Temple in Chinatown, one day prior to Thaipusam. Thaipusam is a Hindu festival celebrated mostly by the Tamil community during a full moon in the Tamil month of Thai (Jan/Feb). The kavadi comes in...
  • Sri Krishnan Temple, deity : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This photograph captures a close-up of a deity of Hindu mythology on the façade of the Sri Krishnan Temple. It depicts a holy bearded man holding a brush. The decorative details around the statute are made of colourful marble. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Hindu mythology deities : close-up [1]

    Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of part of the Sri Krishnan Temple which is decorated with lots of colours and deities of Hindu mythology. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sri Krishnan Temple, Ganesh : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is a close-up of Ganesh, the Hindu elephant deity of Hindu mythology on the façade of the Sri Krishnan Temple. The decorative details around the statute are made of colourful marble. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Sri Krishnan Temple : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Arts · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of the entrance to the Sri Krishnan Temple, the building is decorated with colours and Hindy mythology deities. Two Indian men are chatting together near the entrance. A couple in front of the entrance is praying to the Hindy mythology deities. Title devised by Library staff.