Guanyin Temple, Kuala Lumpur

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Kuan Yin Temple, JalanMaharajalela, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture
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About Guanyin Temple, Kuala Lumpur

The temple was built in 1880, dedicated to the Goddess of Mercy, Kuan Yin. It’s architecture is unusual for the city – a mix of European and Chinese baroque. It’s quite a colourful building, but tourists usually just vsit to see the three golden statues inside. The Shakaymuni (the Buddha) statue is the main one. The South Sea Guan Yin Statue is to its right. The goddess statue is to the left. Try and visit during times of chanting; it’s a wonderfully meditative experience.

Guanyin Temple Opening and Closing Hours

  • Chanting times are between 12:30pm and 1:45pm.

How To reach Guanyin Temple by Public Transport

  • Bus MR stop Maharajalela
  • Bus BET1 and U84 stop Opposite Public Bank, Jalan Syed Putra

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  • Small "hidden" temple, but very serene and peaceful.

  • The Holy Place where the prayer is answered. Serene, peaceful and lovely. Namo Amitabha.

  • Good view from the lower platform of Maharajalela Monorail station.

  • A frequented place by those who believe in the goddess Kuan Yin.

  • Peaceful place and good to clear the mind

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