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Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple

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Jalan Tukang Emas, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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The Hindu deity Vinoyagar, recognizable by the elephant head, is also known as Ganesg. This temple’s colorful exterior is at odds with its gloomy interior.
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  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
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Jalan Tukang Emas, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is only open for few hours in morning and at night so if want visit please take note of this .

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple is a beautiful spot next to the historic mosque and the Chinese temple, all in Harmony Street.

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This temple is the Oldest Hindhu Temple in Malaysia. Very calm and peaceful feeling when you visit this temple during praying session.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This temple is open in the morning, closing at 11:30 a.m. and then reopening again after 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. -- if my memory serves me. When I went, there were a few priests or attendants there, another couple visiting, but that was about...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This is a famous Hindu temple in Melaka, nearby jonker street. It looks nothing special from outside but interesting indoor

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Malaysia having been built in 1781. It's facade is more restrained than many temples and it's opening hours appear to be restricted to the mornings.

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

It is always a privilege to be able to look at places of worship of other faiths and this is no exception. Remove footwear and dress modestly. Interesting to take a look around this Hindu Temple. Had to switch the lights on to look st...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very nice temple in the heart of Melaka and well worth a quick visit if you are in the town as it is just a short walk away from Red Square. Melaka is a gem with so many quaint little temples and mosques as well...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

I like the place for one reason..They maintain the originality of great old times..A must go place in Melaka

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Very vibrant energy at the temple. Simple and authentic holy place. Not so complex and confusing to perform prayers. Visit and get blessed.

Thank dkr28
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