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Singapore Lian Shan Shuang Lin Monastery

Nestled in a housing estate in Toa Payoh is Singapore’s oldest Buddhist monastery, Lian Shan Shuang Lin Monastery. It is the only monastery in Singapore to be gazetted a national monument due to its historical value where its buildings are built with a unique blend of Fuzhou, Quanzhou, Zhangzhou & Chaozhou architectural style.

Wan Qing Yuan

Singapore Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall (also known as Wan Qing Yuan 晚晴园) is the abode and revolutionary base of Dr Sun Yat Sen (孙中山), the founding father of Republican China, while he lived in Singapore in 1906. The revolutionary footstep of Dr Sun is well documented here.

Buddha Statue in Singapore Burmese Buddhist Temple

Singapore Burmese Buddhist Temple

In Singapore, there are many temples which are predominantly Buddhist, Taoist or Hindus. A Burmese Buddhist temple is very rare. In fact, many locals don’t even knew it existed. The Maha Sasana Ramsi Burmese Buddhist Temple was built in 1875.