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Dharmikarama Burmese Temple

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24 Lorong Burmah, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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24 Lorong Burmah, George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There is a tall standing buddha in the temple. Many devotes. The only problem is that there is too many beggars in the temple asking for money

Thank t16mytm
Reviewed 6 days ago

This temple, and the one across the street, are a great place to stop if you have some time to venture out of the heritage area of Penang. I was able to take public transportation there (the bus driver knew where to let me off)...More

Thank PensantALaMer
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful temple so many buildings all different and highly decorated, the experience is over whelming. (changing the subject slightly - there is a public toilet here too). If you are visiting this place you will be delighted for a double whammy because...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The temple that really wowed me. Great architecture, carvings and designs which intrigued me. You feel so small standing in here.. Be in awe..

Thank Jeannie K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Dharmikarama Burmese temple and the Thai temple (Wat Chayamangkalaram) in front of it are located about 2-3 kilometers outside of the historical center of George Town, but they’re easily accessible by public transport. From Penang Street (Jalan Penang), I took bus 101 for 1.40...More

2  Thank Hansblix
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Its just a short bus ride away the 101 and 102 drive by and they run every ten minutes to batu ferrenghi going past the Gurney shopping malls

1  Thank 1strangerthings1
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This and the Chinese temple are opposite each other but very different and both worth a visit. An aura of calm descends as you enter the Temple and walk between the koi pools and lush gardens. The colours and imagery is amazing, so bright and...More

1  Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Beautiful temple. Outstanding architecture and interior design. Very calm and quiet. You can see monks praying. You can click as many pictures as you want. One of the largest sleeping Buddha statue inside. Lovely fish and tortoise pond This is opposite to Thai Buddhist temple,...More

1  Thank RanuGanguly
Reviewed 11 May 2017

It was by chance that I chance upon this temple! Felt calm immediately after entering the temple! The temple has about 28 murals showing the birth and life of Buddha!

Thank Desmondtan2015
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This temple is so beautiful once you enter through the driveway it is divided into different areas which include an array of statues situated throughout the grounds. A true delight to wonder around including seeing Buddhist monks praying and no restrictions on taking photos, although...More

2  Thank Susie2167
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Marion W
What is dress code for entering temple?
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Response from danigre | Reviewed this property |
Nothing in particular apart from no shoes.