Old mosques and temples on Telok Ayer Street

 

 

Nagore Durgha Shrine and Thian Hock Keng Temple

 

 

Nagore Durgha Shrine on Telok Ayer Street, in Chinatown, Singapore

Although it is called a "shrine", Nagore Durgha is actually a mosque

 

 

Thian Hock Keng Temple, on Telok Ayer Street, near Chinatown, is one of Singapore's most lavishly decorated Chinese temples

Thian Hock Keng Temple is Singapore's oldest and most important Hokkien (Fujian) temple

Photo by: Andrea Schaffer     License: CC BY 2.0

 

 

Inside Thian Hock Keng Temple

Photo by: Danae Pollack     License: CC BY 2.0

 

 

Beautiful ornaments and decorations in Thian Hock Keng Temple

Photo by: Danae Pollack     License: CC BY 2.0

 

 

A dragon figurine on the roof of Thian Hock Keng Temple

Photo by: Brian Jeffery Beggerly  License: CC BY 2.0

 

 

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